August 15, 2012 | Bratislava, Cologne | Press Releases

ESET is Partnering with e-Gamers at World's Largest Games Event, Gamescom

ESET, the leader in proactive protection celebrating 25 years of its technology this year, is showcasing its partnership at Gamescom with computer gamers and Schenker Notebooks – the producer of special gaming computers XMG. Starting Wednesday, August 15,  the World's largest gaming event will be held in Cologne, Germany as hundreds of thousands of enthusiasts will have the opportunity to join ESET at ESET/XMG-Stand stand in Hall 8 – ESL Arena. The expo will culminate with ESET Summer Masters  Starcraft 2 competition held on Saturday, August 18.

Gamescom – ESET/XMG Stand
ESET/XMG stand will be encompassing 200 square meters along with a 45 square meter podium with a FullHD broadcast of gaming events. The media partner for the event is the German music TV im1. The highlight will be Saturday’s ESET Summer Masters where top e-sports gamers will compete for the cash prize, with insights by the renowned Starcraft 2 commentator Sebastian "HomerJ" Schenck. The matches will be live-streamed over the internet.


ESET provides products customized for maximum gaming performance. ESET Smart Security 5 and ESET NOD32 Antivirus 5 come with a Gaming Mode that automatically switches to silent mode to conserve system resources, so users can fully enjoy  gaming or concentrate on important work tasks without distractions, while being protected. These and other planned product releases provide the gaming community with the most up-to-date security solutions built  for light system footprint to  deliver the best possible and safe experience for gamers. 

 


 

About ESET

ESET, the pioneer of proactive protection and the maker of the award-winning NOD32 technology which is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2012, is a global provider of security solutions for businesses and consumers. The Company continues to lead the industry in proactive threat detection. 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), Krakow (Poland), Montreal (Canada), Moscow (Russia), and an extensive partner network for 180 countries.