Panda Security’s Solutions Compatible with Microsoft Windows 8.1

Panda Security customers who upgrade to Microsoft’s new releases will enjoy maximum protection from the outset. Panda Corporate Solutions also compatible with Windows Server 2012 R2

Bracknell, United Kingdom, October 19, 2013 --( Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, Panda Cloud Office Protection and Panda Cloud Systems Management, the company’s cloud-based corporate solutions, are fully compatible with Microsoft’s new software releases: Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2, available on October 18. For home users the Panda 2014 consumer range ( is also compatible with Windows 8.1.

This way, Panda Security customers who upgrade to Microsoft’s upcoming releases will enjoy maximum protection from day one.

Microsoft has "admitted Windows users should install antivirus above and beyond its own Security Essentials." In a recent interview, Holly Stewart of the Microsoft Malware Protection Center said that Microsoft has changed its approach to antivirus and aim to share their antivirus research with other companies and establish a "baseline" for other programs to build off.

Both Panda Cloud Office Protection (, Panda Security’s cloud solution for endpoints, laptops and servers; and Panda Cloud Systems Management (, the new way to manage, monitor and support IT systems in the office or on the road, are fully compatible with Microsoft’s newest operating systems even before they have been released.

“It is extremely important for Panda Security to be able to respond to users’ needs and to keep ourselves at the forefront of the ever-changing world of technology,” said Manuel Santamaría, Product Manager Director at Panda Security. “Our product portfolio has been engineered to work with Microsoft’s new releases, so if any of our customers decide to upgrade to Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2, they can rest assured they will enjoy maximum protection immediately.”

About Panda Security
Founded in 1990, Panda Security is the world’s leading provider of cloud-based security and management solutions, with products available in more than 23 languages and millions of users located in 195 countries around the world. Panda Security was the first IT security company to harness the power of cloud computing with its Collective Intelligence technology. This innovative security model can automatically analyze and classify thousands of new malware samples every day, guaranteeing corporate customers and home users the most effective protection against Internet threats with minimum impact on system performance. Panda Security has 56 offices throughout the globe with US headquarters in Florida and European headquarters in Spain.

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