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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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Principal Consultant - Security at Insentra
Mar 14 2018

What is most valuable?

There are a number of features that all work synergistically to be able to provide the protection. Originally, anti-virus was based on definition. About 10 years ago, the bad guys figured out how to get past that. So what they've been doing for the past 10 years is adding in additional features to help mitigate any of these other attack vectors that the hackers... more»

What needs improvement?

They're just starting to get into this now, but I think they can do better - they're just starting out with I think is called the SEP Cloud Console. It has more limited functionality. It will be good once we can run SEP from the cloud. That would be good.

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Symantec Questions

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Mar 05 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?

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