ESET vs Proofpoint

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ESET
Based on 27 reviews.
Proofpoint
Based on 5 reviews.
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Overview
ESET is an IT security company headquartered in Bratislava, Slovakia that was founded in 1992 by the merger of two private companies. ESET offers anti-virus and firewall products such as ESET NOD32 and competes in the antivirus industry. The company was founded in 1992 when Miroslav Trnka and Peter Pako, authors of antivirus software NOD, partnered up with Rudolf Hrub. They adopted the name of the Egyptian goddess of health, marriage and love as the company name. In 1998 NOD received the VB100 award of Virus Bulletin, which helped the company establish subsidiaries in the USA, Argentina and Singapore, and development facilities in Poland and Czech Republic.Proofpoint, Inc. is based in Sunnyvale, California and provides SaaS and on-premises solutions for inbound email security, outbound data loss prevention, privacy protection, email encryption, electronic discovery and email archiving. Proofpoint delivers an integrated suite of on-demand data protection solutions spanning threat management, regulatory compliance, data governance and secure communicationsall of which are based on a common security-as-a-service platform.
Sample Customers
ESET Dynamic Threat Defense: Mitsubishi Motors, Allianz Suisse, Canon, T-Mobile
Proofpoint Email Protection: Blocket, University of Waterloo, Lincoln Memorial University, WellSpan Health, U-Haul, Carestream Health, Westinghouse
Proofpoint Targeted Attack Protection: Brinker Capital
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Top Industries
Computer Software Company
25%
Comms Service Provider
23%
Media Company
7%
Government
5%
Computer Software Company
33%
Comms Service Provider
16%
Government
5%
Construction Company
5%
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