Intex Technologies (India) Ltd, one of the fastest growing companies in Mobile Phones, IT Hardware & Consumer Electronics today announced the addition of one more business vertical in its portfolio – consumer security software products. The company unveiled the first product in the series – INTEX Safe Surf AntiVirus 2011 – launched in partnership with leading security software developer PC Tools.
Announcing Intex’s debut in the Security Software market, Mr. Vikram Kalia, GM-Product Management (IT Hardware Peripherals & PC), Intex Technologies said, “Intex has a legacy of offering a wide range of high quality computer peripherals. We see a significant opportunity to diversify in the Security Software segment. Our decision to partner with PC Tools is based on their ability to deliver high quality and value-for-money security software.”
Powered by PC Tools’ award-winning Spyware Doctor with AntiVirus, it will be available to Indian consumers and Small and Home Office businesses under the INTEX label in customized form. The product focuses on eliminating the many challenges consumers face when considering protection software by delivering simplicity, effectiveness and affordability.
Integration of multiple layers of technology, such as Antispyware, Antivirus, Advanced Behavioural and Cloud-based protection as well as Web-based protection from Site Guard and Browser Guard, ensure that Consumers are protected from threats at every entry point. While State Awareness modes ensure an uninterrupted computing experience, more savvy users will benefit from the ability to configure, customize and tweak the product to suit their individual needs and computing habits. (Inclusion of a Free VPN feature would have been appreciated)
Mr. Robert Oostergetel, Director of Sales, PC Tools, said “We are delighted to announce our new partnership with Intex. The inclusion of two of our core security products under the Intex brand in India is an exciting development for PC Tools as we diversify our channels to market in key growth markets such as India. More importantly, today’s announcement offers Indian consumers a broader choice of award-winning security software that promises to protect their personal and financial information from online threats.”
INTEX Safe Surf’s portfolio includes AntiVirus and Internet Security, each available in one and three PCs licenses. The products are priced affordably between Rs. 899 to Rs. 1699 and offer protection for a period of one year. They run well on all versions of Microsoft® Windows® (XP, Vista and 7).