Panda Managed Office Protection (PMOP), the security as a service (SaaS) solution from Panda Security, has received the Rising Star award from PCWorld Latin America, in the category of Best Security Software 2009. The Panda Security solution was chosen from 103 finalists from more than 40 companies. The award was presented on October 1 at an event organized by PC World LA in Miami. You can get some pictures of this award at:

“We are extremely proud to have received this award”, said Joao Matos, Panda’s Regional Sales Director for Latam, Portugal and Canada. “The fact that Panda Managed Office Protection has been recognized as one of the best solutions of 2009 demonstrates the great potential that this type of solution has worldwide, as it meets the needs of a very demanding market. In particular, it offers maximum performance against vast quantities of malware with minimal impact on local resources and negligible infrastructure investment”.

Panda Managed Office Protection (PMOP) is a managed security service from Panda Security. Based on the concept of Security as a Service (SaaS), this solution is easily and rapidly installed across the Internet. It offers complete management of company security, regardless of the number of remote offices or mobile workers. It also allows security management to be outsourced to partners offering this service, with simple and rapid access via Web at all times to real-time reports and network monitoring. Panda estimates clients will save up to 50% when using this solution as opposed to installing a traditional security solution. This way, companies can focus on their core business without worrying about security, and possible productivity and competitivity problems derived from infections.

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