Symantec’s Global Services division introduced a set of new professional services on Dec. 13 that promise to help businesses manage their infrastructure and data security operations via outsourcing and on-premises consulting arrangements.

Driven by demand from enterprise customers for new alternatives in mitigating their operational security risks, the Cupertino, Calif.-based company said the initial set of offerings, which cover everything from oversight of anti-virus applications to automated data backup and recovery, represent only the first in a long list of new services it’s hatching.

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