"We've had to reprogram the brains of our employees because they thought about our company as...

|By:, SA News Editor

"We've had to reprogram the brains of our employees because they thought about our company as 150 different point solutions," says Symantec's (SYMC) Steve Bennett in an IBD interview, suggesting his top priorities since becoming CEO in July have included eliminating redundant offerings and developing integrated solutions that "solve a higher-level problem." Bennett, whose firm recently announced a big restructuring (I, II), names Symantec's Storage & Availability Management platform (SAMG) as an example of such a solution.