ESET, a global provider of security solutions, announced the acquisition of COMDOM Software ̵ a Kosice-based software company acclaimed for antispam solutions. The latest acquisition underlines the company’s strategy of solidifying its position as a premier developer of security software.
By making this acquisition, ESET is increasing its capacity for developing advanced security solutions. According to Miroslav Trnka, ESET CEO "ESET is a research and development-oriented company that is going to benefit from this merger by tapping into the potential of this manufacturer of advanced antispam solutions. Building on the team of skilled programmers and researchers, we envision introducing new activities, along with injecting new potential into the development of security software."
COMDOM Software is ESET’s second acquisition since 2008 when it purchased a Czech-based company Setrnet, expanding its offering to information security services.
ESET has currently branch offices in Prague, Czech Republic; San Diego, U.S.A; Buenos Aires, Argentina. The recent acquisition reaffirms ESET’s commitment to R&D and comes 2 years after the greenfiled investment into ESET development center in Krakow, Poland.
About ADAOX and ESET
ADAOX Middle East is the Regional Business Development and Support Center for ESET NOD32 Security Solutions in the Middle East.
ESET, founded in 1992, is a global vendor of security software for corporate customers and households. ESET develops software solutions that deliver instant, comprehensive protection against evolving computer security threats. We pioneered and continue to lead the industry in proactive threat detection.
ESET NOD32 Antivirus holds the world record for the number of Virus Bulletin "VB100 Awards," never to have missed a single “In-the-Wild” worm or virus since the inception of testing in 1998.
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