Microsoft Offers Free Anti-virus for SMBs In India

Microsoft is offering its Ant-virus software to companies using genuine Microsoft Windows OS in their computer.

Microsoft has announced a new offer wherein SMB’S organizations India with more than 10 Windows-based PCs, will be offered its Anti-virus solution Microsoft Security Essentials. MSE will offer basic anti-malware protection for PCs at no cost, provided that the user has a “genuine” licensed copy of Windows.

Microsoft announced this launch in partnership with Hewlett Packard. HP’s Envy series notebooks will come with readily installed MSE on them. Users of any other PC or notebook with Windows installed on them will have to download the solution for Microsoft website.

According to Eric Ligman, global partner experience lead for the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Group, though the one-year-old security solution is fairly new, it’s already been widely used and is used by over 30 million customers in 74 different countries around the world.

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Posted on October 8, 2010, in Technology and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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