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  • He said he saw the space as an "arms race" as cyber security players such as Palo Alto, Check Point Software Technologies Ltd and FireEye Inc are all in the process of building out their product wings. Palo Alto and FireEye have been acquiring companies to strengthen their security software offerings.

  • March 24- Security software maker Palo Alto Networks Inc said it agreed to buy privately-held Israeli cybersecurity company Cyvera for about $200 million to expand its offerings that protect businesses from cyber attacks. Palo Alto said the deal would close in the second half of its fiscal year 2014.. Tel Aviv- based Cyvera has 55 employees, Palo Alto said.

  • March 21- Symantec Corp's shares fell as much as 14 percent on Friday, a day after the security software maker fired its chief executive, raising concerns about its turnaround efforts.

  • UPDATE 2-Symantec fires CEO Bennett Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 6:38 PM ET

    *Bennett second CEO to be fired by Symantec in less than two years. March 20- Antivirus and security software provider Symantec Corp fired Chief Executive Steve Bennett on Thursday, the second time it has sacked its top executive in less than two years, as the company struggles to revive growth amid eroding PC sales.

  • UPDATE 1-Symantec fires CEO Bennett Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 5:09 PM ET

    March 20- Antivirus and security software provider Symantec Corp fired Chief Executive Steve Bennett on Thursday, the second time it has sacked its top executive in less than two years, as the company struggles to revive growth amid eroding PC sales. Symantec said it appointed board member Michael Brown as interim president and CEO.

  • Symantec fires CEO, reaffirms fourth-quarter outlook Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:21 PM ET

    March 20- Antivirus and security software provider Symantec Corp said it fired Chief Executive Steve Bennett, effective immediately, and appointed board member Michael Brown as interim president and CEO. The company said the decision to let go of Bennett was "the result of an ongoing deliberative process and not precipitated by any event or impropriety."

  • BOSTON/ WASHINGTON, March 13- Target Corp's security software detected potentially malicious activity during last year's massive data breach, but its staff decided not to take immediate action, the No. 3. U.S. retailer said on Thursday.

  • BOSTON/ WASHINGTON, March 13- Target Corp's security software detected potentially malicious activity during last year's massive data breach but its staff decided not to take immediate action, the No. 3. U.S. retailer said on Thursday.

  • BOSTON, March 13- Lookout, the mobile security software maker, named telecommunications industry veteran Jim Dolce as chief executive officer on Thursday, succeeding company co-founder John Hering.

  • UPDATE 1-Weak PC shipments hit Symantec revenue Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 | 5:59 PM ET

    Jan 29- Symantec Corp reported a 5 percent fall in quarterly revenue as a decline in sales of personal computers hurt demand for its security software. Symantec's revenue fell to $1.71 billion in the third quarter from $1.79 billion a year earlier.

  • *AirWatch to add $75 mln revenue to VMware in 2014. Jan 22- Cloud software maker VMware Inc said it would buy privately held mobile security company AirWatch in a deal valued at about $1.54 billion to tap into rising demand for software security.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 20- As a key part of a campaign to embed encryption software that it could crack into widely used computer products, the U.S. National Security Agency arranged a secret $10 million contract with RSA, one of the most influential firms in the computer security industry, Reuters has learned.

  • Your software is going to get smarter Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    There's a lot of disruption on the way for enterprise technology. Here are predictions for 2014 from the founder and CEO of Icreon Tech.

  • SAP: China Telecom deal is break-out opportunity     Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 7:52 PM ET

    SAP plans to offer cloud software services in China through its joint venture with China Telecom. CNBC's Eunice Yoon spoke exclusively to CEO Bill McDermott for more details.

  • BEIJING, Oct 25- NQ Mobile Inc, the Chinese mobile security software company labelled a "massive fraud" by Muddy Waters Research Group, hit back on Friday by releasing details of its bank accounts and threatening legal action. NQ Mobile described as "false and inaccurate" the allegations by Muddy Waters, which is owned by short-seller Carson Block.

  • SEATTLE, Oct 24- Microsoft Corp cruised past Wall Street's quarterly profit and revenue forecasts on Thursday, helped by strong sales of its Office and server software to businesses, sending its shares up 6 percent after hours.

  • UPDATE 1-Microsoft profit up 17 percent, shares jump Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 4:24 PM ET

    SEATTLE, Oct 24- Microsoft Corp said its fiscal first-quarter profit rose a greater-than-expected 17 percent, as strong sales of its Office and server software to businesses offset weakness in its flagship Windows system.

  • SAP surprised investors by bucking the industry trend and sticking by its full-year guidance. Steve Watts, President, Asia Pacific says investment in cloud systems and fast-growing markets are paying off.

  • Ding! Ding! Ding! And, this round goes to...Apple Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 5:56 PM ET
    The Apple Store in New York City.

    The ITC ruled that Samsung infringed on portions of two Apple patents on digital mobile devices.

  • China slowdown no worry for Dassault: CEO     Thursday, 25 Jul 2013 | 1:15 AM ET

    Bernard Charles, CEO of Dassault Systemes, reiterates full year guidance on improving margins and new licences growth and explains why a slowdown in China has not effect on the group.

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