Through a press release Avast has announced that it has completed the acquisition process of Piriform , London-based company known for being the one behind the popular software CCleaner .
They join, as well, two very strong brand in the world of computers and software to run on hundreds of millions of PC (and of several million smartphone Android ).
Avast has announced that is not going to change CCleaner and that his goal is maintains the full suite of Piriform products, including those intended for the Android world. The various optimization software of Avast performance (as Cleanup and AVG Tune-Up) will remain alive.
Following this acquisition, the entire Piriform team will become part of the new Avast units dedicated to consumers and business users.
The 15 million Android users CCleaner, therefore, can rest assured. At least for now.