Expect to Pay Less for Desktop Security

A Gartner analyst predicts Microsoft will charge less than $15 per user per year for its new anti-malware product and recommends that enterprises immediately leverage Microsoft's entry into the desktop security market to win concessions from competitors.

"Microsoft is entering the desktop security market, with both consumer and enterprise offerings. The software giant will face major challenges, but its entry will inevitably cause a market shift," Gartner analyst Neil MacDonald wrote in a recent research note. ENT News | News: Analyst: Expect to Pay Less for Desktop Security

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