December 5, 2012 | Bratislava

ESET Endpoint Security Named 2012 Editors’ Best Award Winner by Windows IT Pro Magazine

Windows IT Pro 2012 - Editors' Best - SILVERESET, the leader in proactive protection celebrating 25 years of its technology this year, today announced that ESET Endpoint Security was named a silver medal winner of the “2012 Editors’ Best Awards” in the Best Antivirus and Anti-malware product category by Penton Media’s Windows IT Pro*.

The 2012 Editors’ Best Awards are based on a product’s strategic importance to market, its competitive advantages, and its value to customers.

“For our 2012 Editors’ Best Awards, we have leveraged the industry expertise of our editors and authors to bring additional recognition to great products in today’s market,... We are proud to now share this invaluable information with our Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Pro communities. The 2012 winners should be extremely proud of this recognition from our editorial experts.”
said Jason Bovberg, Senior Editor, Windows IT Pro.


“Especially now, with upcoming business product launches, we are delighted to receive this award recognized and respected by such a technically sophisticated community and independent publication as is Windows IT Pro. Obtaining Silver means another proof of our commitment to providing businesses with anti-malware solutions that are both extremely effective and efficient,... In December 2012 ESET is celebrating the 25th anniversary of NOD32 technology and this achievement is a rewarding birthday present for ESET and its talented team of developers and malware researchers as well as customers, whose valuable input enabled us to develop this advanced product line for businesses.”
said Ignacio Sbampato, ESET Chief Sales and Marketing Officer.


ESET Endpoint Solutions
are built on ESET’s award-winning NOD32 technology to deliver protection specifically tailored for the business and enterprise segment. They offer comprehensive anti-malware protection, with the ESET Remote Administrator enabling the management of tens of thousands of Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile endpoints from a single console. By offering fast, light, proactive anti-malware defense combined with robust web and device management features they take the uncertainty out of endpoint defense for any size business.


* About Windows IT Pro
The Windows IT Pro community is the heartbeat of the Windows IT world—a gathering of people, content and resources focused on Microsoft Windows technologies and applications. It’s a "community" in every sense, bringing an independent, uncensored voice to IT managers, network and systems administrators, developers, systems analysts, CIOs, CTOs, and other technologists at companies worldwide. Visit www.windowsitpro.com today to learn more.

* About Penton Media
As a leading, independent, business-to-business media company, Penton knows business and how to create and disseminate vital content that moves markets. Penton is where professionals turn to gain the critical insight, expert analysis and relevant connections needed to compete and succeed. Headquartered in New York City, the privately held company is owned by MidOcean Partners and U.S. Equity Partners II, an investment fund sponsored by Wasserstein & Co., LP, and its co-investors. For additional information on the company and its businesses, visit www.penton.com.

 



About ESET

ESET, the pioneer of proactive protection and the maker of the award-winning NOD32 technology which is celebrating its 25th anniversary, is a global provider of security solutions for businesses and consumers. The Company continues to lead the industry in proactive threat detection. By obtaining the 75th VB100 award in September 2012, ESET NOD32 Antivirus holds the world record for the number of Virus Bulletin "VB100” Awards, and has never missed a single “In-the-Wild” worm or virus since the inception of testing in 1998. ESET has been selected as one of the most innovative companies in Europe for the 2011 HSBC European Business Awards and holds number of accolades from AV-Comparatives, AV-TEST and other organizations. ESET NOD32 Antivirus, ESET Smart Security and ESET Cyber Security (solution for Mac) are trusted by millions of global users and are among the most recommended security solutions in the world.

The Company has global headquarters in Bratislava (Slovakia), with regional distribution centers in San Diego (U.S.), Buenos Aires (Argentina), and Singapore; with offices in Sao Paulo (Brazil) and Prague (Czech Republic). ESET has malware research centers in Bratislava, San Diego, Buenos Aires, Singapore, Prague, Košice (Slovakia), Kracow (Poland), Montreal (Canada), Moscow (Russia), and an extensive partner network for 180 countries.