Symantec to Acquire Sygate Technologies
Leading Endpoint Compliance Technology to Extend Symantec’s Security Leadership
CUPERTINO, Calif. - August 16, 2005 - Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Sygate Technologies, a technology leader in endpoint compliance solutions. Sygate’s technology will complement Symantec’s presence on the endpoint to create a holistic solution to address the security, compliance, and remediation requirements of today’s large enterprises. The acquisition is expected to close shortly after receiving customary regulatory approvals.