Webroot Software tries to keep its customers from getting tangled up in any malicious online activity. The company develops security software known as SecureAnywhere that protects PCs against spyware, pop-ups, and e-mail spam. It also offers virus protection and parental control applications, as well as a tool that erases the record of users' Internet activity and improves PC system performance. Other products are tailored for mobile devices and business applications. Webroot's customers include corporations, ISPs, educational institutions, and consumers, as well as public sector agencies. Founded in 1997 the company has received investments from Technology Crossover Ventures, Mayfield, and Accel Partners.
Webroot has operations in Australia, France, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Spain, the UK, and the US.
Sales and Marketing
Webroot's list of retail channel partners includes Italik, Network Box, Bytes, Integralis, Oakwood Solutions, Foursys, Email Protection Agency, and Data Connect. The company's major customers have included Best Buy, Stonesoft, PreClarity, Cisco, F5, F-Secure, GFI, Corero, Currys, Facebook, and PC World.