Sophos is a world leader in anti-virus protection, focused on defending businesses of all sizes from virus attack. Our vision, commitment to research and development, and rigorous attention to quality have taken us from strength to strength.
Sophos's increasingly rapid growth internationally is reflected in a user base of well over 20 million and revenues which soared by nearly 50% in the year 2001-2002. Sophos products are sold and supported in over 150 countries through a global network of subsidiaries and partners.
In a field where virus numbers typically rise by up to 1000 per month, Sophos's foresight and innovative approach have kept it at the forefront of the market.
In December 2001 Sophos was proclaimed Company of the Year at the Real Business/CBI Growing Business Awards. In April 2002 it was awarded two prestigious Queen's Awards for Enterprise, the UK's top awards for business performance in the categories of 'Innovation' and 'International Trade'.
Sophos is a privately owned company, with headquarters in the UK. It has subsidiaries and branch offices in the USA, Australia, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and Singapore.
Sophos is investing in the future by building a new ?32 million global headquarters alongside its existing offices in Abingdon, Oxfordshire.
Sophos offers total anti-virus protection to business users. At the heart of the company is a team of skilled product developers, programmers and technical support staff. Along with sales, marketing and administration staff, they are committed to providing customers with unrivalled expertise, service and support.
In addition, virus experts based at Sophos's high-security virus laboratories in the UK and Australia, carry out 24-hour virus analysis to ensure rapid response to any new virus incident anywhere in the world, irrespective of time-zone.