Symantec Corporation has
announced the launch of Norton systemWorks 2000. This latest edition of this utility suite
will feature new versions of its component products, improved system performance and
increased ease of use through tighter integration.
Norton SystemWorks includes
products like Norton Utilities 2000, ,
Norton CleanSweep 2000 and Norton CrashGuard 2000.
This integrated suite protects
against viruses, solves most PC problems, guards against crashes, optimises system
performance, keeps programs up-to-date and enables emergency system recovery. Besides
this, the software comes with a six month subscription to Norton Web Services, an internet
based service for one-button problem solving, self-help information and extended support
services. Besides, the LiveAdvisor enables users to receive product tips, service,
support, upgrade information and Live Update notifications via the internet.
Joy Ghosh, country manager,
Symantec India says, " After listening to our customers in India, we now offer two
editions of Norton SystemWorks, the Standard edition which offers great value for money
and the Professional edition which includes everything a small business could want from a
The professional edition features
all the products in the standard edition plus , and a bonus pack
including Zip-It, Visual Page, Norton Secret Stuff and WinFax basic edition. Norton''s
''snap-in'' Symmetry technology allows all these and future products to work together
seamlessly and integrate through a common central console/ interface.
Some if its specific features
include-during a virus alert, the system remains in windows mode, reducing system
conflict and enabling full use of the mouse with a detailed explanation of appropriate
next step responses.
Windows hardware diagnostics enables users to check the health of their PC system hard
disk, speakers, memory, CE ROM, printer, modem, mouse and other devices.
Norton SystemWorks 2000 standard
and professional editions are now available for an estimated retail price of Rs. 4590 and
Rs. 5190 respectively. More details can be had from Ambarish Deshpande at Godrej Pacific
Technology Limited in Mumbai on fax 022-5170415 or AmbarishD@godrejpacific.com
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