|Type||Public company of software and services to protect against computer viruses, malware, spam, and Web-based threats (TYO: 4704)|
Trend Micro (tyo:4704) is a computer company that develops software and services to protect against computer viruses, malware, spam, and Web-based threats. It is headquartered in Tokyo. Trend Micro was founded in 1988 in California by Steve Chang, Jenny Chang and Eva Chen. Steve Chang served as Trend Micro's CEO until 2004 when he was succeeded by co-founder Eva Chen, who had served as CTO since 1996.
In addition to its corporate product range, Trend Micro is known for producing the PC-cillin family of desktop internet security software, and is the creator of the free online browser-based malware scanner, HouseCall. TrendLabs, Trend Micro's global security threat research, development and support organization, operates in 6 centers worldwide. Trend Micro has over 4000 employees in over 30 countries. The company is on the US Federal Buying Schedule 70 through resellers Softchoice, ASAP, and Synnex.