Symantec Endpoint Encryption Competitors and Alternatives

The top Symantec Endpoint Encryption competitors are
  • Microsoft BitLocker
  • Cisco AMP for Endpoints
  • Sophos SafeGuard
  • Vormetric Data Security Platform
  • Trend Micro Endpoint Encryption
  • Check Point Pointsec
Read reviews of Symantec Endpoint Encryption competitors and alternatives
Aimee White
Real User
Website and EComm at a retailer with 1,001-5,000 employees
Mar 13 2017

What do you think of Microsoft BitLocker?

Understanding your responsibilities for disaster recovery at a departmental level can be difficult; IT departments are holistic entities. We deal with systems, people, security, servers and infrastructure... but we also need to think about things at a granular level so we can ready ourselves for when a terrible system failure occurs - it always will. My problem was that we needed to ensure we had a very basic form of disaster recovery for our staff who were planning an event that gave us the biggest turnover of our year. Okay, so, our staff needed to take business critical information out of the office on something they could access individually. Yes, we could have used cloud storage but the staff needed full portability and access with or without the internet. Not to make...
Darren Chaker
Real User
Operator at Halliburton
Jul 10 2017

What is most valuable?

* The software offers a three-click policy setup * There is no key management servers to install * The compliance and... more»

How has it helped my organization?

As part of security consulting, different projects and clients require different levels of security. For the last few... more»

What needs improvement?

I do not see very many downfalls, but I would recommend adding a few different encryption algorithms. For example,... more»

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

Pricing is a little more than similar products. However, the name and bullet proof security offered is superior once... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We did not try other solutions

What other advice do I have?

For high security routers, whole disk security, and enterprise management, Sophos is and will continue to remain a leader.
Rob Duin
Consultant
Solution Sales Specialist at a tech services company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Feb 25 2018

What is most valuable?

Real-time threat prevention using sandboxing, file trajectory, and retrospective security. On the prevention side, AMP has nine engines. New feature AMP Visibility (beta) is an IR... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Provides enhanced security, lowering IT risks, and IT operational costs by integrating with Cisco NGFW, network security and email security.

What needs improvement?

It does not include: * Encryption * Decryption of local file shares * Disks and URL filtering are done by separate product.

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

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

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