Symantec Turns to Innovation as Microsoft Takes on Security


Symantec Corp. has had a bumpy ride this past year, closing one of the largest software company acquisitions in history, the $10.2 billion purchase of Veritas Software Corp.and facing executive departures and a company reorganization. But perhaps the most serious problem facing CEO John Thompson is a formidable new competitor: Microsoft Corp.

In an interview at Symantec's headquarters here, Thompson talked about his plans to take on Microsoft in the security software business. Symantec Turns to Innovation as Microsoft Takes on Security

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