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Real User
Website and EComm at a retailer with 1,001-5,000 employees
Apr 12 2017

What do you think of Symantec Endpoint Protection?

It is unacceptable for an organisation to be without some form of Anti-virus protection. Symantec Endpoint Protection was a product we picked because we were coming off of Sophos as the charity discount expired. Charities tend to shop around for AV yearly to take advantage of discounts to standard pricing.Whilst this means install costs (time and/or money) it means we get to experience a lot of products and vendors. Now, that is a good and bad thing. We had some teething problems on install. It wasn't the product at fault per se but the IT Company who installed a 2011 version instead of the current 2013 version. This resulted in multiple BSOD for our W7 users. I used Symantec support and logged an online ticket. Literally, within 10mins I had a call from a Symantec support...
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Real User
Director at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Nov 01 2017

What do you think of Symantec Endpoint Protection?

Valuable Features It is easy to implement and very stable. The AV device control and HIPS are very impressive. Just implement it and it's done. No troubleshooting efforts are required to make the policies work. • Improvements to My Organization No overhead of troubleshooting after installation makes it my favourite. • Room for Improvement It's a nice product. I think Symantec should work more precisely on minimizing database size and the live update size. • Use of Solution We have been recommending this product to our clients for about five years already. • Deployment Issues No deployment is very simple. • Stability Issues Stability issues are very rare. It's a very stable product. • Scalability Issues We have not encountered any issues with scalability....

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Feb 16 2018
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is MS Windows Defender vs Symantec EP.  People like you are trying to decide which one is best for their company. Can you help them out? Which of these two solutions would you recommend for endpoint protection? Why? Thanks for helping... more»
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Andre BarnettIf you have to choose between Symantec or MS, It would have to be Symantec.... more»
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Martin CarnegieBetween Symantec and Defender, the best of the two is Symantec for detections... more»
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Bruce BadingSymantec Endpoint Protection and Windows Defender both have their strong... more»
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User at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
I'm looking for a technical comparison between these products. I would like it to include information about features, limitations, system requirements and costs?

Symantec Consultants

Birzu alexandru adrian li?1414334311

ITSM & AntiFraud Consultant
After an experience of 7 years in the IT gaming field, the next period was filled with a lot of new informations and oportunities of developement. Working for a leading system integrator and provider of IT services, has many advantages as access to new technologies, and the ability to learn new... more>>
Reviewed McAfee Complete Endpoint Protection: If a client needs new components, ePO helps them to...
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Senior Information Security Consultant
Expertise in developing Web Based Application, Database Applications and Desktop Applications Working experience in distributed environment and distributed applications Expertise in ISA Configuration, Network Security include:· Penetration Testing· Stress... more>>
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Security Consultant
Security Consultant (Team lead) in Accenture Leveraged service delivery (Wipro) Worked for Bank client .(HP) Worked on Government Tax dept.(Tulip telecom) • Firewall (Check point, Cisco, Palo Alto, Fortinet, Juniper) • IPS/IDS (Cisco, Checkpoint, IBM, McAfee) • Proxy (Bluecoat,... more>>
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Professional Services Consultant
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Reviewed Symantec Endpoint Protection: ​I've used the solution for 15 years
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Reviewed Symantec Endpoint Protection: Single-agent installation with wireless protection,...
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Senior Consultant - Infrastrute
Reviewed Symantec Endpoint Protection: GUPs are valuable when throttling new updates...

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