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Symantec Reviews

Sudeep Amalkar
Real User
Director at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Nov 01 2017

What is most valuable?

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... more»

How has it helped my organization?

No overhead of troubleshooting after installation makes it my favourite.

What needs improvement?

It's a nice product. I think Symantec should work more precisely on minimizing database size and the live update size.

Which other solutions did I evaluate??

We do system integration and we have expertise in most products, but there is nothing like Symantec.

What other advice do I have??

Just go through the implementation guide or some YouTube videos and the IT team can do it.
Cameron Mottus
Consultant
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... 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... more»

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

From a simplicity perspective, it's per user. Therefore, it makes it easy to do licensing. I'll be honest, I haven't really done licensing with... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate??

Based on the roles that I've had, I've been working as a Symantec consultant for 10 years, and so I've just been working with SEP. There are... more»

What other advice do I have??

Get competent consultants to do the implementation, because it can be complex. You have to have a consultant who is knowledgeable, to make sure... more»

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Symantec Consultants

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Security Consultant
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Senior Security Administrator
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