Symantec CEO Bennett: 5 Changes Critical To The Turnaround

Proper Turnaround Takes Time

A complete turnaround at a $7 billion company doesn't happen overnight, Bennett said. With at least 90 percent of the sales force impacted by the internal changes, it will take time to ramp up revenue and net new licenses. "This is a company that has tremendous assets but it is a big ship to turn and the feedback we’re getting from customers is that we’re on the right track and we hope you’re successful," Bennett said.

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