AV-Comparatives

Peter Stelzhammer

Type of lecture: keynote
Language: EN
Held on 2011-06-18 11:00:00 (length: 30 min)
Location: Area 1

AV-Comparatives is an independent security-software testing laboratory, which is known for its demanding and objective antivirus-software tests. It is recognised by the major international manufacturers as a leading institute for the development of new test methodology. AV-Comparatives is situated in the heart of Europe, surrounded by the beautiful Tyrolean Alps. An independent team of experts tests the leading antivirus and IT security software. State sponsorship and support from international enterprises make it possible to provide manufacturer-independent, detailed, high-quality test results, free of charge to the end user.

Peter Stelzhammer has studied applied economics/marketing at the Management Center Innsbruck (MCI). Born in 1971, he gained his first IT experiences with an Amstrad CPC 464 and an acoustic coupler in 1983. Between 1991 and 1996 he worked as an IT and logistics employee using mainframes with proprietary operating systems in an enterprise environment, and subsequently was tasked with the deployment of Microsoft Windows. Peter is founder of the Innsbrucker Kompetenzzentrum IT - a management and IT consultancy (since 1996). He is co-founder of AV-Comparatives.

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