Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information, and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security, availability, compliance, and performance. Headquartered in Cupertino, Calif., Symantec has operations in 40 countries.
Symantec define corporate responsibility as the way in which we operate with full attention to and respect for ethics, the environment, and a commitment to positive social impact. Our full online corporate responsibility report, developed using the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G3 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines, discusses several topics, including high-priority issues such as sustainability, customer satisfaction, diversity, human rights, talent retention, securing information, philanthropy, and governance and ethics.
This report is found on Symantec’s Corporate Responsibility site, along with:
Symantec’s portfolio approach to managing our business and our focus on investing in internal R&D along with strategic acquisitions positions us to leverage existing strengths into new opportunities, while also capitalizing on emerging industry growth trends. In our core businesses – consumer, endpoint security, storage management and backup – we utilize our market leadership positions to accelerate new growth opportunities. As the industry matures, we pair new technologies with our core solutions to deliver integrated solutions that address evolving customer needs. We use strategic acquisitions to complement internally-developed technology, keeping it fresh, driving market share and maintaining profitability.
As the threat landscape evolves and customers shift to adapt to new technologies and technology consumption, we are investing in future growth areas such as virtualization and SaaS that will help to reduce cost and complexity for our customers. Symantec leverages internal R&D, acquisitions and innovations to enter new, adjacent markets that are relevant to our long-term strategy.