Components of Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component

Article:HOWTO59423  |  Created: 2011-10-05  |  Updated: 2011-10-05  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO59423
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Components of Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component

This section describes the components that Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component works with.

Table: Components of Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component

Component

Description

Symantec Management Platform with SQL Server database

Symantec Management Platform installs and manages the Symantec Management Agent on client computers, and it manages your Configuration Management Database.

Symantec Management Console

The Symantec Management Console is the interface for the Symantec Management Platform and is automatically installed with the platform.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component

Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component lets you perform common Symantec Endpoint Protection client management tasks from the Symantec Management Console.

Task Server

Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component uses Task Server for task sequencing and automation of its tasks. Task Server is automatically installed with the Symantec Management Platform.

Symantec Management Agent (installed on client computers)

To use the Symantec Management Platform with Windows client computers, you must install the Symantec Management Agent on them. To run Symantec Endpoint Protection tasks from the Symantec Management Console, the client computers must have the Symantec Management Agent installed. Following the installation of the Symantec Management Platform, you can install the agent on your client computers.

Symantec Endpoint Protection client (installed on client computers)

The Symantec Endpoint Protection client software is installed on client computers. It lets Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager secure your environment. You can manage the Symantec Endpoint Protection client from the Symantec Management Console by installing Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component.

Client Task Agent and Script Task Agent (installed on client computers)

The Symantec Management Platform includes Task Server to run management tasks in sequence. Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component requires that two Task Server agents are installed on your client computers. Following the installation of Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component, you must install the Client Task Agent and the Script Task Agent on your client computers.

See Getting started with Symantec Endpoint Protection Management


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