Site Licensing Arrangement on
Norton Anti-Virus Product
Computer Centre is coordinating a site licensing arrangement on
Norton AntiVirus software product for the University with Symantec Hong
Kong Limited. The arrangement is intended to provide a cost-effective and
easy-to-manage program for the departments to acquire and maintain this
The program covers a period of 12 months which will be effective from
1 July 1999 to 30 June 2000. Details of the program are as follows :
A copy of the software license has to be acquired for each single computer.
The license fee schedule for the software covering 1999 - 2000 is as follows:
No. of copies
License fee per copy
Departments can enjoy the latest upgrade and
virus signature update of the licensed software copies free of charge during
the license period.
The initial term of the program is 1 year and is subject to annual renewal
in order to get the latest upgrade and virus signature update of the software.
The licenses offered under the program are perpetual. Departments have
to renew their licenses annually should they wish to keep the software
The software can be installed on a network provided that each computer
which can access the software has a license for the software.
The platforms to be supported include Win95/98, Mac OS, Win NT, OS2 and
any latest desktop operating systems from Microsoft.
Multilingual versions of the software including English, Chinese and Japanese
are available under the program. Each language of the software to be run
requires a copy of the license.
Each participating department will be provided a free copy of the media
(normally with both English and Chinese versions) on the latest version
of the software when available. The Japanese version is to be provided
Should you wish to acquire the Norton Anti-Virus product for departmental
use or for further enquiries regarding the arrangement, please feel free
to contact the undersigned or Miss Pansy Kwan at 2859 2491.
A number of training sessions will be organized by Symantec and the participating
departments are free to join in the training sessions at no charge.
Tel: 2859 2491