Important and sensitive information, from a simple name and scheduled activities to classified data like contact affiliates and bank accounts, are mostly stored digitally since the discovery of how cost effective and secure databases were. This method however is vulnerable to the very technology that created it. Hence, most people employ strong security software to minimize threats to their own private information.
Now when you buy a laptop or an All-in-One PC set for personal use, what’s included with their OS are usually free subscriptions to anti-virus software. The versions these companies openly hand out tend to be geared for personal use and are commonly used throughout the general public.
On the other hand, companies or other corporate establishments have an even larger database with much more sensitive information and sometimes trade data to engage with other companies. So the demand for a controlled and secure network has to be stronger and faster than what security developers would normally provide.
You would know these versions are corporate versions and are categorized into two kinds. One is a pre-defined package set that can be bought from retail stores while the other is a contractual affiliation of the company. Most companies today make direct contracts with multiple security software developers like Norton or AVG to have them integrate their security software into your company’s own system. They believe this method is much more cost effective since they don’t have to develop and maintain your own security system, effectively saving up time and investment.
It’s also easier for them oversee all activities over the entire security network while not worrying about damaging your own. The main features though have always been the monitoring and firewall capabilities.
Customers can not only monitor active runtime activities, but also hardware integrity if it’s still stable before reaching the point of total data loss. They don’t have to worry about breaching necessary protocols to view restricted files since the software they will be using will act mostly as a security monitor that simply prevents data corruption. Malicious content that can harm confidential data are quarantined automatically so you can save the effort in maintaining and updating the security system. Firewalls have advanced anti-spyware and anti-hacking tools that can be easily used by only the appointed personnel.
Speaking of which, those are exactly the people you will be marketing to. Sometimes these would include a company’s own software developers and people who originally designed and established the company’s software mainframe and other digital development.
Other times it could be assigned server administrators, people who maintain and monitor the server’s daily activity. As long as these people are the ones maintaining the security, they are the people to look for. The only difference between the two is that developers have more say to what kind of tools the company should depend on.
Depending on the size and nature of your company though, costs can be saved depending on what kind of security your prospect company can depend on. There are much more advanced features depending on who has already worked with them and what kind of business they are.
But the more the more features, the more you’ll have to talk with the people in charge before you even think of closing a sale.