Symantec Corporation is an American computer software company that develops and provides internet and cybersecurity software solutions and related services. With a grant received from the National Science Foundation, Gary Hendrix founded Symantec Corporation in 1982 in Sunnyvale, California and focused on artificial intelligence technology.
Currently, the company is a Fortune 500 company and is headquartered in Mountain View, California with development centers based in Chennai and Pune in India. The company’s main product line is Norton, which includes antivirus and cybersecurity software for businesses, mobile, and home use. Besides security, Symantec also focuses on developing solutions for information management.