ATLANTA -- EarthLink, a leading provider of internet and online services, today announced the launch of EarthLink Protect and EarthLink Protect+, new consumer products offering comprehensive all-in-one protection for your connected devices, online privacy and identity. Both EarthLink Protect and EarthLink Protect+, are powered by NortonLifeLock, a global leader in consumer Cyber Safety. EarthLink is the only internet service provider in the U.S. offering Norton 360 with LifeLock solutions.
The EarthLink Protect plan is designed to bring you comprehensive all-in-one protection for your connected devices and online privacy. Features include Device Security with real-time protection from malware and viruses, bank-grade encryption with a VPN when accessing public Wi-Fi, Dark Web Monitoring to patrol the dark web for your personal information, Parental Controls to help your kids explore their connected world safely, and PC SafeCam to block unauthorized access to your camera. EarthLink Protect+ then goes a step further to provide LifeLock identity theft protection and alert you to a wide range of potential threats to your identity within their network.
"EarthLink is committed to helping consumers protect their privacy and security online," said Glenn Goad, EarthLink CEO. "We're also committed to partnering with companies that have technologies that work best for our customers. NortonLifeLock offers outstanding solutions that are a perfect fit for what we offer under EarthLink Secure, our comprehensive suite of tools designed to help protect data and information."
Added EarthLink Chief Product Officer Leon Hounshell: "According to a 2019 Pew Research Center Report, 70% of Americans say that their personal data is less secure than it was five years ago, and 28% have experienced identity theft in the past 12 months,. The Norton 360 with LifeLock cybersecurity solutions fit in lock-step with our commitment to help alleviate those concerns by offering an easy way to make home devices more secure."
Over the next two years, approximately 60% of service providers (both large and small) will adopt virtualization on a wide scale across their networks, according to the latest survey report from Ovum. Why are providers making these moves? Is there an easy way to start?
Learn how and why service providers are using virtualization to transform their networks. This webinar will look at how providers are leveraging virtualization to create more flexible and agile networks while also providing a better customer experience. Expert speakers from netElastic and Heavy Reading will address the industry drivers for network virtualization, the benefits that can be realized, the challenges to face and the results of virtualization being achieved by providers today.
Key topics will include:
Current network infrastructure and the move to virtualization
Benefits and challenges of network virtualization
How providers can get started
Service provider success stories: the decision to virtualize, the solution, and results