SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/28/15 -- F-Secure announced today that Frontier Secure, a business of Frontier Communications Corporation(NYSE:FTR, news, filings), won the F-Secure Excellence Award for the second time. The award was presented on May 18 during the 9th Annual SPECIES Conference in Budapest, Hungary, an executive worldwide event for F-Secure's Service Provider Partners. The annual conference is held to enable sharing of best practices in selling, promoting and activating F-Secure value-added products and services. The Excellence Award highlights effort, innovation and success of F-Secure's worldwide partners in marketing multi-device and Internet security services.
At this year's conference, Frontier Secure showcased the successful launch and growth of Frontier Secure Broadband. This new offer provides Frontier Communication's customers in the United States broadband that is fully integrated with digital protection services, including Computer Security, Content Anywhere, Identity Protection, Equipment Protection Plans, and Premium Technical Support. Since initial launch, Frontier Secure has seen a significant increase in revenue year-over-year as well as customer retention. Based upon exceptional results and innovative approach to security services, Frontier Secure was awarded the F-Secure 2015 Excellence Award by a panel of industry experts.
Kelly Morgan, Senior Vice President & General Manager of Frontier Secure, notes "As a gate keeper to the digital world, it is our responsibility to protect and provide best-in-class digital security solutions to every customer. F-Secure enables us to integrate the best of broadband services with comprehensive protection and deliver great value, digital safety and online security."
"By simplifying their approach to security, the Frontier Secure team has made it easy for customers to quickly understand the value in Secure Broadband. In a short period of time, revenue per customer has significantly increased as has overall satisfaction and retention," commented Timo Laaksonen, Vice President and General Manager of North American operations for F-Secure. "We are delighted to award Frontier Secure with the 2015 Excellence Award for their innovative approach to security services and continued market leadership."
F-Secure is an online security and privacy company headquartered in Finland. We offer millions of people around the globe the power to surf invisibly and safe from online threats. Founded in 1988, F-Secure is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.
About Frontier Communications
Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) offers broadband, voice, video, wireless Internet data access, data security solutions, bundled offerings, specialized bundles for residential customers, small businesses and home offices and advanced communications for medium and large businesses in 28 states. Frontier's approximately 17,800 employees are based entirely in the United States. More information is available atwww.frontier.com.
About Frontier Secure
Frontier Secure offers innovative products and services to protect every aspect of digital life, including computer security, cloud backup & sharing, the connected home, identity protection, equipment protection and 24/7 U.S.-based premium technical support. These products and services are sold nationwide directly to consumers and small businesses, and wholesale through strategic partnerships. Another way to partner with Frontier Secure is to outsource your products and services to our 100 percent U.S.-based tier one and tier two expert agents.
Source: F-Secure, Inc.
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