Symantec Corp. engages in the provision of security, storage, and systems management solutions. It operates through the following segments: Consumer Security, Enterprise Security, and Information Management. The Consumer Security segment offers multi-layer security and identity protection on major desktop and mobile operating systems through their Norton-branded services. The Enterprise Security segment includes secure socket layer certificates, authentication, mail and web security, data center security, data loss prevention, information security services, endpoint security and management, encryption, and mobile offerings to organizations. The information Management segment focuses on back up and recovery, archiving and eDiscovery, and storage. The company was founded by Gary Hendrix in April 1982 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA.