AppStream, Inc. provides technology for on-demand software distribution and software license management tools for small businesses, education, and government clients. It offers AppStream 5.0, a self-service software distribution and license management platform. The company provides solutions in the areas of self-service software distribution, which provides end-users with on-demand pull-based access to applications with no IT assistance; software license management, which ensures compliance with license contracts and increases the efficiency of software licenses; remote software access, which enables access to PC applications; and virtual image distribution, which streams virtual images to PCs. It also offers support, consulting, and training services. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California. As of April 18, 2008, AppStream, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Symantec Corporation.
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