AVG Technologies N.V. provides software and online services to users by simplifying, optimizing and securing their Internet experiences. The company’s product portfolio targets the consumer and small to medium size business (SMB) markets across multiple devices and operating systems and includes Internet security, PC performance optimization, online backup, identity protection, family safety, mobile control and location services, dynamic secure search, remote control, network auditing, monitoring and alerting software. While a significant majority of the company's active users have been users of its free products and online services, it also offers products with premium functionality and improved customer support when customers purchase an annual or multi-year subscription. Following the acquisition of Privax Limited (Privax) in 2015, the product portfolio expanded to include virtual private network services. As of December 31, 2015, the company had approximately 14 million subscription users and 102 million mobile users. Solutions The company’s solutions, encompassing software and online services, include security, PC optimization, online privacy, cloud-based desktop management, mobile security, management and location services, content filtering, remote monitoring and other products on various desktop and mobile operating systems. While its AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition is provided free of charge to its users, the majority of the company's products are provided for a fee on a subscription basis. The company’s software products are available in various languages, used in multiple countries worldwide and sold under software license agreements. They are generally sold and downloaded over the Internet or sold as packaged products through multi-tiered distribution channels. Consumer Solutions The company’s product portfolio includes various solutions. AVG Anti-Virus FREE (PC): It prevents receiving or unintentionally spreading viruses and other threats; protects from spyware, adware, rootkits and fake anti-virus; protects against unknown and emerging malware threats with behavioral monitoring and outbreak reach; checks Web pages in real time with AVG LinkScanner; and deletes files from disk to help prevent recovery using the File Shredder. AVG Anti-Virus (PC): It includes functionalities in AVG Anti-Virus FREE; and scans files for viruses before downloading and sharing, checks for viruses on downloaded executable binaries from the Internet, and encrypts and password-protects private files. AVG Internet Security (PC): It includes functionalities in AVG Anti-Virus; and provides firewall and identity protection blocks spam emails, and receives security updates on priority basis. AVG Protection FREE suite: It includes the AVG Anti-Virus FREE and Mobile Anti-Virus Security FREE solution on an personal devices, with additional features enabled by AVG Zen, including real-time security status monitoring of all the connected devices, and runs major common tasks and fixes issues remotely from another device with AVG Zen dashboard. AVG Protection PRO suite: It includes the Internet Security and Mobile Anti-Virus Security PRO solution on personal devices, with additional features enabled by AVG Zen, including real-time security status monitoring of all the connected devices, and runs major common tasks and fixes issues remotely from another device with AVG Zen dashboard. AVG Performance Suite: It includes AVG PC Tuneup, AVG Cleaner for Mac and AVG Cleaner and Battery Booster for Android on various personal devices, with additional features enabled by AVG Zen, including real-time performance status monitoring of all the connected devices, and runs major common tasks and cleans remotely from another device with AVG Zen dashboard. AVG Ultimate Suite: It includes the AVG Protection PRO and AVG Performance suites with AVG Zen on an personal devices. Anti-Virus Security – FREE (Android): It includes security software for Android smartphones and tablets; checks apps, Web content and SMS for malware; theft protection enabling users to locate lost or stolen devices and remote access to lock device or wipe
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