Symantec CEO: 'Vista not a security solution' Video
Symantec CEO John Thompson explains why his company isn't going to buy its way into the identity management arena. CNET News.com's Joris \r\nEvers reports from the 2007 RSA conference in San Francisco.
Symantec CEO John Thompson sits down with CNET News.com security expert Joris Evers to discuss the future of his company. The interview took place on May 17, 2006 in San Francisco.
John Thompson, Symantec CEO, tells CNET News.com's Joris Evers that his company is much more focused on security than Microsoft. The interview took place after Thompson's keynote at Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2006 in San Francisco on May 17.
Symantec's CEO sounds determined but cautious, and Microsoft could use a win or two in the face of Wall Street. In this week's CNET News.com Reporter Roundtable, Harry Fuller, Joris Evers, Robert Vamosi and Ina Fried look at what the two software giants are up to and what the week ahead may hold.
After his keynote at Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2006 in San Francisco on May 17, Thompson spoke with CNET News.com reporter Joris Evers about the price of security software and Microsoft's entry into the security competition.
Storage tech is the issue, but CEO Thompson says Symantec isn't afraid of Microsoft in security either. Also, spam fighter surrenders, and a tool to make Web search safe arrives. Join Joris Evers and Robert Vamosi for this week's Security Bites.
Microsoft has finally wrapped up work on Windows Vista, the first major Windows release in five years. Vista promises to be a safer operating system than Windows XP. On this week's Security Bites podcast, CNET News.com's Joris Evers and CNET.com's Robert Vamosi give a preview.
At RSA Conference 2005 in San Francisco, Symantec CEO John Thompson knocks Microsoft's security efforts and says the upcoming merger with Veritas Software will provide businesses with an optimal product for corporate compliance.
At the Gartner Symposium ITExpo in San Francisco, Symantec CEO John Thompson addresses past failures to innovate and defends Symantec's ability to compete with the Microsoft "monoculture."
In San Francisco, CNET News.com staff meet with Microsoft's Neil Charney and Jim Allchin to get a tour of some antiphishing and parental-control tools in Vista.