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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....
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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