SOURCE: Symantec

February 21, 2006 09:00 ET

Symantec Completes Acquisition of Relicore

CUPERTINO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 21, 2006 -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Relicore Inc., a leading provider of data center change and configuration management solutions. This acquisition is a key step in Symantec's creation of an integrated solution for standardized, simplified data center management. The agreement between Symantec and Relicore was initially announced on Feb. 7, 2006.

Relicore's Clarity product is the industry's only configuration management solution capable of automatically discovering, mapping, and tracking changes to application and server components in real time. The combination of Relicore's configuration management capabilities with Symantec's existing storage and server management solutions will allow customers to gain greater visibility and control over their data center assets and improve their efficiency and effectiveness in managing those assets.

Clarity will continue to be offered as a stand-alone product through Symantec. In addition, Symantec will continue to offer Relicore services to Relicore's customers and partners.

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