Securing IT environments for small and mid-size businesses just got easier with new endpoint protection solutions from Avast.
As the company that pioneered easy, affordable, and strong security protection for consumers, we know a few things about security. This month, we had the chance to show how we are bringing this expertise to a market we believe is underserved when it comes to security—small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs).
Consumers and enterprises have plenty of options in security solutions, but the choices for SMBs are limited. Consumer products don’t really fit the needs of a small business, and enterprise products are either too complex or far too expensive. Furthermore, SMBs often lack the resources or skill set to install a good security defense. Adding to these challenges, attacks have risen over the past year that specifically target and prey upon SMBs. Security can seem complex, but we believe that for SMBs, security needs to be easy to use and easy for the channel to service these businesses.
With the release of our new Avast Business endpoint protection solutions, we are providing the strongest business-grade protection to date. We have also added device, data, and identity protection features that make it much easier for a business or reseller to choose the right security solution.
To ensure we are headed in the right direction to respond to these SMB security needs, we turned to our SMB customers for feedback on their security challenges and concerns. Here’s what we found:
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