AVG Technologies is a global leader in security software, protecting more than 110 million consumers and small business computer users in 167 countries.
Headquartered in Amsterdam, AVG is the fourth largest vendor of anti-virus software and employs close to 500 people worldwide with corporate offices in the US, the UK, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, and Germany.
AVG has nearly two decades of experience in combating cyber crime and operates one of the worldâ€™s most advanced laboratories for detecting, pre-empting and combating web-borne threats from around the globe for both businesses and home customers.
The company boasts one of the most extensive self-help communities on the Internet, having established its technology credentials early on amongst technically savvy consumers. AVG has focused heavily on building communities that help millions of online participants support each other on computer security issues and actively contribute to AVGâ€™s research efforts.
AVG has relationships with some of the leading distributors around the world. The companyâ€™s stable of more than 28,000 resellers, partners and distributors includes Amazon.com, CNET, Cisco, Ingram Micro, Play.com, Wal-Mart, and Yahoo!. AVG products are also available through the companyâ€™s online store.