Cisco AMP for Endpoints vs. Symantec Endpoint Encryption

As of March 2019, Cisco AMP for Endpoints is ranked 20th in Endpoint Protection with 2 reviews vs Symantec Endpoint Encryption which is ranked 4th in Endpoint Encryption with 3 reviews. The top reviewer of Cisco AMP for Endpoints writes "Its most valuable features are its scalability and advanced threat protection for customers". The top reviewer of Symantec Endpoint Encryption writes "Helps us put antivirus solutions in place and prevent malware from infecting our machines". Cisco AMP for Endpoints is most compared with Symantec Endpoint Encryption, McAfee Complete Data Protection and Sophos SafeGuard. Symantec Endpoint Encryption is most compared with Microsoft BitLocker, Cisco AMP for Endpoints and Sophos SafeGuard.
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Its most valuable features are its scalability and advanced threat protection for customers.Real-time threat prevention using sandboxing, file trajectory, and retrospective security.

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It has reduced the number of incidents related to the loss of information.It helps us put antivirus solutions in place and prevent malware from getting to our machines.The management console gives us the ability to quickly control who sees what, ensures we are on the latest version, and up-to-date.

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We would like to have an API integration with a SIEM solution, because as far as I know, it currently hasn't yet been released.It does not include encryption and decryption of local file shares.

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It's a bit difficult to get good support. Their response times are really bad.I can only patch monthly. I don't know what the solution is there, besides being vulnerable for three weeks out of four. But there's got to be an option somehow.I would like them to have integration with a wider range of non-Symantec products.

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Pricing and Cost Advice
​Pricing can be more expensive than similar software that does less functionality, but not recognized by customers.​

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The licensing costs yearly are $5000.It can be expensive. However, if you plan to scale or are at a large enterprise company, this product could be what you need.

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Overview

Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) is subscription-based, managed through a web-based management console, and deployed on a variety of platforms that protects endpoints, network, email and web Traffic. AMP key features include the following: Global threat intelligence to proactively defend against known and emerging threats, Advanced sandboxing that performs automated static and dynamic analysis of files against more than 700 behavioral indicators, Point-in-time malware detection and blocking in real time and Continuous analysis and retrospective security regardless of the file's disposition and Continuous analysis and retrospective security.

Symantec Drive Encryption, powered by PGP technology provides organizations with strong full-disk and removable media encryption and the ability to integrate with Symantec Data Loss Prevention. Intuitive management enables enterprise scale deployments and features compliance-based, out-of-the-box reporting plus customizable reports. Management capabilities include support for native OS encryption (FileVault2) and Opal compliant self-encrypting drives.
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Heritage Bank, Mobile County Schools, NHL University, Thunder Bay Regional, Yokogawa Electric, Sam Houston State University, First Financial BankCitrix Systems Inc., City of Lansing, Commercial & Industrial Property, France T_l_visions, Fujian Mobile Co. Ltd., Group Lotus plc, Hall Booth Smith & Slover, P.C. (HBSS), Portugal Telecom, PostFinance, Public Pension Agency
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