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Symantec, under Broadcom, is now dramatically smaller and focused on Fortune 1000 customers. It remains unclear whether Symantec can find success after more than a decade of trauma.


  • When Broadcom moved to acquire the enterprise business of Symantec for $10.7bn, many assumed it was the beginning of the end for Symantec. But Broadcom has begun to reveal how it is reshaping Symantec. Here, Ovum reveals those changes and contextualizes how to view Symantec going forward.

Features and Benefits

  • Learn how the "new" Symantec will have a different focus under Broadcom.
  • Understand Symantec's four key product pillars for 2020 and beyond.

Key questions answered

  • How will Symantec adopt Broadcom's focus on Fortune 1000 customers while emphasizing cloud-native solutions and best-of-breed integration enablement?
  • How is Symantec refocusing its product portfolio?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • Symantec: New owner, new strategy
  • Symantec's new four-pronged focus
  • Who owns what, and why it matters
  • Future outlook


  • Further reading
  • Author

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