About: Avast Business AntiVirus (previously just AVG, abbreviation of Anti-Virus Guard) is a family of antivirus software developed by AVG Technologies, a subsidiary of Avast Software. According to AVG Technologies, the company has more than 200 million active users worldwide, including more than 100 million who use their products and services on mobile devices. On 7 July 2016, Avast announced an agreement to acquire AVG for $1.3 billion. In 2017 they announced their MMR solution, Managed Workplace, giving enterprise class monitoring and management capabilities to SMB MSP’s of all sizes.
Why use: The widest user coverage of any antivirus company on the planet and the data that results from this means that they have the best malware detection rates in the market. Highly competitive pricing and special discounts for academic customers makes this the best value solution for any business customer.
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