Sick of Symantec? Alternative Security Vendors for SMBs

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    Jessica Davis


Alternative Security Vendors for SMBs

Comments made by Symantec Chief Operating Officer Enrique Salem to Wall Street analysts recently didn't sit well with some of the company's channel reseller partners. And in the competitive security business, many VARs may be looking to competitors to fill the gap. Here's a quick look at some Symantec alternatives for SMB shops.  While it is by no means a comprehensive list, the following offers a glimpse of some of the security solutions that available to channel resellers today.

Jessica Davis covers the channel for eWeek and Channel Insider. Her technology journalism career began well before anyone heard of the World Wide Web and has included stints at Infoworld, Electronic News/EDN, and the Philadelphia Business Journal. Her work has also appeared on CNN and Forbes.com. She has covered hardware, software and networking, as well as the business side of technology. She has won several journalism awards, including a national ASBPE award for best staff-written column, and was named Marketing Computers hardest working tech journalist on their inaugural list of top tech journalists. Jessica can be reached at jessica.davis@ziffdavisenterprise.com
This article was originally published on 2008-07-18