Norton's laser-sharp focus on high perfomance is no surprise to anyone at this point. Their 2009 and 2010 products have been leading the pack in terms of perfomance and as part of their never ending attempt to demonstrate their high performance they introduced the CPU/Norton meter in their 2009 product line. This meter shown on the left of the screenshot below is mean to indicate who is using your CPU, Norton ? or some other program. See below
A year later GData releases their TotalCare product. See anything you recognize ?