Month: December 2010

Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 RTM Now Available

Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 was released recently with many new improvements. Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 build on System Center Configurations Manager 2007 R2 and R3 will enable customers to use their own existing SCCM infrastructure for deployment and management of Endpoint Protection.

Forefront Endpoint Protection also includes a Management Pack which we could import to Operations Manager for real time monitoring of the security of your infrastructure. this Management pack will provide alerts for Virus activity, Firewall downtime or update failures. This management pack also has automated response capabilities for Security related issues.

Awards and Certifications for Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010

Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 antimalware engine received the August 2010 VB100 awards
Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 antimalware engine received its third consecutive Advanced+rating for protection & detection from AV-Comparatives

for more information on Awards and Certifications please visit (http://www.microsoft.com/forefront/endpoint-protection/en/us/awards-certification.aspx)

Highlighted Key benefits of Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010

Simplify

Similar administrative experience for both managing Clients/Servers using Configurations Manager and providing necessary security for Clients/Servers
Alerting and automated response capabilities for Servers and Clients

Integrate

Total Cost of Ownership has been reduced with the use of Configurations Manager to secure endpoints
Ease of forefront agent deployment using current Configurations Manager product

Protect

With many success stories and awards forefront endpoint protection will provide a high level of detection for known and unknown malware
Windows Firewall configurations can be managed to provide security against network level attacks

For more additional information please visit below mentioned links

Try it – (http://www.microsoft.com/forefront/endpoint-protection/en/us/try-it.aspx)

Overview – (http://www.microsoft.com/forefront/endpoint-protection/en/us/product-overview.aspx)

Features – (http://www.microsoft.com/forefront/endpoint-protection/en/us/features.aspx)

it’s now time to do a test drive on the product and evaluate features and capabilities