Qualcomm and Kaspersky partner to protect smartphones and tablets

Kaspersky Lab has signed an agreement with Qualcomm Technologies to protect smartphones and tablets.

Qualcomm and Kaspersky partnership

We are happy to share that Kaspersky Lab has signed an agreement with Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. (QTI). under which Kaspersky Lab has agreed to offer special terms relating to the preloading of Kaspersky Mobile Security and Kaspersky Tablet Security solutions onto Android devices powered by QTI’s Qualcomm Snapdragon(tm) processors. Kaspersky will be offering these special terms to a wide range of customers, who are manufacturing or having manufactured on their behalf Snapdragon-enabled mobile devices or tablets running on Android.

Qualcomm and Kaspersky partnership

To date, Qualcomm Snapdragon processors can be found in more than 770 commercially available or announced products, with another 550 product designs in the pipeline, from 70+ device customers.

Kaspersky Lab already has more than 80 global partner and technology agreements with companies including Microsoft, IBM, Cisco, Juniper Networks, Alcatel Lucent, Blue Coat, Check Point, D-Link, GFI, Gwava, Netgear, SonicWALL RSA, ZyXel, Alt-N, Parallels, Lenovo and Facebook.

Eugene Kaspersky, Chairman and CEO Kaspersky Lab, gave the following comment on this agreement with QTI: “In Kaspersky Lab, we have a solid number of global companies we work with, and Qualcomm Technologies will be one of the most important among them. We are looking forward to providing solutions to a wide range of device manufacturers, who are designing and/or building Snapdragon-enabled mobile devices or tablets running on Android.”