Kaspersky Lab is one of the fastest growing IT security vendors worldwide. firmly positioned as one of the world’s leading antivirus vendors(1).
In 2012 Kaspersky Lab celebrated its 15th anniversary. Undoubtedly, the company’s most valuable asset is the wealth of expertise it has gained in those years of combating major IT threats including malware research, counteracting potentially dangerous applications, traffic filters etc. This helps the company to remain one step ahead of the competition and provide its users with the most reliable protection from new types of attack.
Over 300 million people worldwide are protected by Kaspersky Lab products and technologies. Kaspersky Lab’s corporate client base exceeds 250,000 companies located around the globe, ranging from small and medium-sized businesses all the way up to large governmental and commercial organizations (such as Siemens, BASF, RAO UES of Russia, MTS, a number of hospitals and universities all over the world, etc.).
Kaspersky Lab’s customer retention index is significantly higher than the industry average and those for key competitors: 106 for corporate products and 99 for consumer products in 2012.(2)
In 1999, Kaspersky Lab was the first company to introduce integrated antivirus software for workstations, file servers and application servers running on Linux/FreeBSD operating systems. Today, the company offers a whole range of effective corporate security solutions for the most popular operating systems specifically designed for different types of businesses. The company’s product range covers all of the main information security requirements that businesses and large state organizations have to adhere to, including: excellent protection levels, adaptability to changing circumstances, scalability, compatibility with different platforms, high performance, high fault tolerance, ease of use and high value.
One of the primary advantages of Kaspersky Lab’s corporate range is the easy, centralized management provided by Kaspersky Security Center that extends to the entire network regardless of the number and type of platforms used.
Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business is a platform which delivers a broad array of tools and technologies to enable companies to see, control and protect all endpoint devices. It combines its technologies and tools into four tiers, each of which adds its own layer of protection against cyber-threats. The first level, Core, contains award-winning anti-malware technologies. Next come the Select and Advanced tiers, offering modern endpoint control and encryption. Finally, Total level security provides the best protection for each area of the network – web, mail and collaboration servers alike. At every level the Kaspersky Security Network provides powerful cloud-assisted protection to every component, and Kaspersky Security Center tools help IT specialists to manage the whole company’s IT defenses from a single console.
- (1) The company was rated fourth in the IDC rating Worldwide Endpoint Security Revenue by Vendor, 2011. The rating was published in the IDC report "Worldwide Endpoint Security 2012–2016 Forecast and 2011 Vendor Shares (IDC #235930, July 2012). The report ranked software vendors according to earnings from sales of endpoint security solutions in 2011.
- (2) TNS, Customer retention survey, 2012