Symantec Endpoint Protection is a high grade, professional cloud-based endpoint security solution for small businesses to protect servers and desktops. Secure all endpoints via one single agent with advanced machine learning and behavioural analysis to maximise protection and fine-tune your detection engines to optimize your security.
Symantec Endpoint Protection is compatible with most desktops, including Windows, Mac, Linux and virtual environments. It's core capabilities include antivirus, firewall and intrusion prevention, application and device control, host integrity and system lock down. It also includes several advanced capabilities that contribute to its powerful, multi-layer protection including rapid scan capabilities and secure web gateway integration.
Multi-layer ProtectionSymantec Endpoint Protection uses multiple layers of essential and next-generation security features to provide superior protection from evolving and advanced threats. It uses machine learning, behavioural analytics and threat intelligence to minimize false positives and constantly adapt to provide you with powerful protection. Symantec Endpoint Protection also uses Symantec's global intelligence network, across 175 million control points, which provides the advanced intelligence to detect threats more accurately.
High PerformanceWith Symantec Endpoint Protection you can rely on high performance protection that won't slow down your users. It uses a patented real-time cloud lookup to deliver faster scanning times. The high performance, lightweight management console also allows a 70% reduction in bandwidth usage and file sizes. Symantec Endpoint Protection's optimized performance supports machine learning, exploit mitigation, Endpoint Detection and Response, and anti-malware in a single agent.
PricingSymantec Endpoint Protection uses a user subscription pricing model. It also offers a full 60-day trial with no credit card information required. It costs $54.18 per user for up to 24 users for 1 year, and bulk discounts are applied when purchasing licenses for multiple users or for more than 1 year. Because Symantec Endpoint Protection is designed for small businesses, purchases are limited to 350 licenses.
Bottom LineOverall, Symantec Endpoint Protection is a complete security solution for small businesses to protect servers and desktops. The cloud-based console prevents, detects and responds to security threats and uses deception and adaptation to ensure premium protection.
In comparison to similar software, Symantec Endpoint Protection is a high-grade security solution for servers and desktops. It includes lots of security policy options and offers multiple layers of protection, all of which can be remotely managed from the cloud. Unfortunately, unlike some alternatives Symantec Endpoint Protection doesn't offer any mobile device protection. It is a relatively high price but still a good deal if you are looking for advanced features and policy control options.