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Best Practices Articles

Created: 01 Dec 2011 • Updated: 06 Dec 2011 | 7 comments
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Top "Best Practices" Articles for Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) 11.0
DEPLOYMENT & DESIGN

Top 10 Symantec Best Practices - Deploying Symantec Endpoint Protection Architecture
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH92051

Best Practices for Installing Symantec Endpoint Protection on Windows Servers
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH92440

Best Practices documents for Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0 on Microsoft Small Business Server 2003
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH104584

Best practices guide for installing the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM) on a Windows XP operating system
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH91694

Best Practices for Central Deployment and Management of Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) in a Workgroup environment
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH91679

Best Practices for Symantec Endpoint Protection on Citrix and Terminal Servers
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH91070

SECURITY & THREATS

Security Best Practice Recommendations
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH91705

Best practices for responding to active threats on a network
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH122466

Security Response recommendations for Symantec Endpoint Protection settings
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH122943

Best Practice when Symantec Endpoint Protection or Symantec AntiVirus is Detecting a File that is Believed to be Safe
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH98360

Best practices regarding Intrusion Prevention System technology
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH95347

REPLICATION

Best Practice for setting replication frequency
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH91509

DISASTER RECOVERY and SQL

Best Practices for Disaster Recovery with the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH102333

Best Practices to Backing up a Microsoft SQL Database on Demand from the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager Console
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH96409

Best Practices guide for Installing the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager with a SQL Server 2005 Database
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH104405

Best Practices guide for Installing the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager 11 RU5 with a SQL Server 2008 Database
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH96451

Best Practices guide for moving the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager SQL Server database from one drive to another on the same machine'
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH106213

Best Practices guide to moving the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager SQL Server database from an existing SQL Server database to a new SQL Server database
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH104723

LIVEUPDATE, SEPM, AND GUP UPDATES

Best Practices with Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) Group Update Providers (GUP)
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH93813

Best practices for Group Update Provider (GUP) from Symantec Endpoint Protection MR3 or earlier builds
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH105652

Group Update Provider: Sizing and Scaling Guidelines
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH95353

Best Practices for configuring the number of content revisions to keep in Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager'
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH92225

Best practice for configuring LiveUpdate when installing a Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager and Symantec Endpoint Protection client on the same machine.'
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH102337

Best Practices for LiveUpdate Administrator (LUA) 2.x
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH93409

CONFIGURATION

Best Practices for Changing a Client's Group Using the Endpoint Protection Manager Console
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH105324

Best Practices for Symantec Endpoint Protection Location Awareness
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH98211

Best Practices for file and folder scan exclusions are recommended when using QuickBooks 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH97970

Exclusion information for Microsoft Operating Systems, Functions, and Products are found on Microsoft's web site. Do a search for "exclusion" and "antivirus" for multiple product information on www.microsoft.com. If you are looking for a particular product, then add the product name to the "exclusion" and "antivirus" search criteria.

VIRTUALIZATION

Best Practice for Symantec Endpoint Protection Scheduled Scans in VMWare
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH95928

Best Practices for Symantec Endpoint Protection integration with Workspace Virtualization (formerly SVS)
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH94157

Best Practices for Symantec Endpoint Protection in virtual environments
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH95300

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Tuhin Roychowdhury's picture

Thank you for sharing the valuable links.

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Ajit Jha's picture

Thanks for liking my Article.. Try utilising the links

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Ajit Jha

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ajhay.siingh's picture

Hi Ajit,

Thank you very much for your valuable post about best practices here. It really help us to deplpy it in our environment. I have gone through the articles, found that we have not upto standandard as best practices. will do best now.

Thanks again

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Ajay Kumar Singh

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Hi Ajhay

All the members are welcome. Hope it would help you.

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Ajit Jha

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ASC & STS

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Avkash K's picture

Really helpful!!

Central source to investigate for the issue.

Thanks for the share!!

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Avkash K

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Srikanth_Subra's picture

Good source of informations!!

Thanks & Regards,

 Srikanth.S

"Defeat the Defeat before the Defeat Defeats you"
(Swami Vivekananda)

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Ian_C.'s picture

Here are lists from Microsoft for exclusions (cut down on the searching)

Please mark the post that best solves your problem as the answer to this thread.
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