Avast Business Endpoint Protection Alternatives and Competitors

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Larry Mackey
Real User
Sr Project Manager at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Jun 29 2020

What is most valuable?

The most valuable aspect of the solution is the fact that it is a low profile environment as far as overhead on the machines. It continuously updates automatically. For the most part, to the end-user, it's virtually invisible, and to the… more»

What needs improvement?

Tech support needs to be improved. If we have an issue, and we don't have an issue very often, trying to get support's attention is a really difficult endeavor. Their DNS support is underwhelming. There are side portions of their… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

I can't recall the exact pricing, but I believe there is a monthly fee of $20-30 per user.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We've previously used Avast, McAfee, and a couple of other solutions and they all caused problems. When we moved over to Webroot a lot of those issues went away.

What other advice do I have?

We're just customers. We aren't consultants or resellers. We're using the most up to date version of the solution. All of our users are geographically diverse, so we're basically all diversely distributed. At the moment it's a great… more»
mckenn
Real User
Team Lead Implementation Services/Systems Integration Engineer at Trinidad Systems Limited
Jul 29 2020

What is most valuable?

One of the most valuable features is the Threat Emulation and Threat Extraction. These features are able to scan email attachments before the user is able to access the… more»

How has it helped my organization?

In the past, we have experienced virus problems on our network. It has come in through email attachments, USB drives, internet websites, and so on. The current solution… more»

What needs improvement?

As I understand there will be a URL filtering feature included with the browser agent in the future. This will allow URL filtering without the need for a Gateway Device… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Setup costs can be kept to a minimum as Check Point offers Cloud Management which eliminates the need for on-premise hardware cost.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We did use a different solution in the past. It was not performing well and we were always getting infected by malicious software. they made us switch to Checkpoint… more»

What other advice do I have?

Check Point Endpoint Security just works. You will not be disappointed.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We did evaluate Avast. Which was not performing well. We also evaluated Kaspersky. Their client was a bit to resource-intensive.
Real User
Datacenter Engineer at a university with 501-1,000 employees
Mar 28 2019

What is most valuable?

They are constantly updating the solution against malware.

How has it helped my organization?

Once we installed Bitdefender, we saw that servers that had been attacked by certain types of malware were protected. Our applications have some defect issues and… more»

What needs improvement?

There is room for improvement in the communication between servers and endpoints. The performance there needs to be much better. When we install endpoints and they… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

A good thing about Bitdefender is its price. It has a suitable price for every company and organization. I evaluated a lot of antivirus solutions, but some of them were so… more»

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We had cybersecurity issues with our servers. One of our servers was attacked by ransomware. After that, we decided to bring on a solution to defend our servers from such… more»

What other advice do I have?

Don't spend too much time searching. You'll find it easy to deploy this solution. Just download and try the trial version. In terms of maintaining the solution, it… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I have reviewed a lot of solutions such as Kaspersky and Avast Endpoint Protection. I tested them myself, although not in production. But Bitdefender has proven, when… more»
NRG LTD
Real User
Manager at EZ Computers Ltd.
Sep 25 2019

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature of this solution is the management. The management center to it is fantastic. I set it up so that it goes over the internet from one site to… more»

How has it helped my organization?

This product is very good at what it does. It's very pro-active and not reactive. If you're running a company, it makes administration a lot easier.

What needs improvement?

Everything has some kind of room for improvement.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

This solution is a good value for the money.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

I have used nearly all of these kinds of solutions throughout my career, and this is the one that I tend to go back to because it's all there. Specifically, I have used… more»

What other advice do I have?

This is a good, all-in product. Even the home, end-user products by this vendor are very good. If you're serious about endpoint security then this is the only product you… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Cisco has been marketing its Umbrella solution, and it is a very good product, but it is also very expensive. It is not economical, whereas ESET falls perfectly right… more»
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