ESET vs RSA

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ESET
Based on 90 reviews.
RSA
Based on 67 reviews.
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.
RSA Security LLC, It also organizes the annual RSA Conference, an information security conference. Founded as an independent company in 1982, RSA Security, Inc. was acquired by EMC Corporation in 2006 for US$2.1 billion and operates as a division within EMC. RSA is based in Bedford, Massachusetts, with regional headquarters in Bracknell and Singapore, and numerous international offices. Ron Rivest, Adi Shamir and Leonard Adleman, who developed the RSA encryption algorithm in 1977, founded RSA Data Security in 1982.
Sample Customers
ESET Secure Authentication
Mitsubishi Motors, Canon
ESET Safetica
Mitsubishi Motors, Canon
RSA Authentication Manager
Tiera, Fred Loya, BRE Leasing, ADP, BlueFort Security, New Hanover County
RSA Adaptive Authentication
ADP, Ameritas, Partners Healthcare
RSA SecurID Access
Milliman, Geisinger Health System, Advanced Micro Devices
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Comms Service Provider
40%
Computer Software Company
17%
Insurance Company
4%
Government
4%
Computer Software Company
17%
Comms Service Provider
16%
Financial Services Firm
13%
Government
8%
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