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McAfee and Adobe partner for software development

October 12, 2009

McAfee and Adobe partner for software development

McAfee and Adobe Systems Incorporated have announced a global alliance partnership to jointly deliver new solutions. Together, McAfee and Adobe will deliver an integrated Data Loss Prevention

The combination of McAfee’s strength in policy-based data classification with Adobe’s leadership in policy-based document protection will allow organisations to secure critical business information such as intellectual property or regulatory compliance data.

“We are excited about the potential that this partnership can bring to our joint customers and partners,” says Jayson O Reilly, regional manager for Africa at McAfee. “Both McAfee and Adobe serve millions of consumers and the world’s largest enterprises. By combining our efforts in the way information is handled and secured, our customers’ data will be better protected.”

“At Adobe, our goal is to provide our customers with the most effective and reliable means to securely collaborate and exchange information,” says Kumar Vora, vice president and general manager for LiveCycle at Adobe. “We are pleased to work with McAfee to jointly deliver the latest, proven solutions that help protect consumers and enterprises from security threats.”