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updated discussion 30 Sep 2014
All iPhone models and many Android models, Windows Phone 7, and J2ME models (including BlackBerry) are currently supported.
updated discussion 30 Sep 2014
No, implementation of the VIP service requires qualification coordination with VeriSign. For more information about the qualification process, please contact us on the Symantec Connect VIP Developer Forum: http://www.symantec.com/connect/developers/forums/vip If you have built something cool using the API, we would love to hear about it.
updated blog entry 29 Sep 2014
Prerequisite: Please make sure you have an OpenStack IceHouse instance and configured it with Keystone V3. Also, my experimental OpenStack instance has cloud_admin set in policy.json as: "cloud_admin": "rule:admin_required and domain_id:default",Get the latest tempest resources from GitHub: Create a configuration file “tempest/etc/tempest.conf” for tempest using the sample file from ...
updated discussion 28 Sep 2014
We've just launched our redesigned Symantec Connect site. To view a short video that describes the changes to the site, you can check out: http://www.symantec.com/connect/blogs/welcome-new-... We hope you like it. Thanks for participating in the community! Best, Kimberley  
updated discussion 26 Sep 2014
You can test your application by either running it on a phone simulator, or by downloading it to a test phone and generating security codes (one-time passwords) from your mobile credential.
new discussion 26 Sep 2014
I'm using Protection Engine For Cloud Services  version 7.5. I would like to know if it is possible to not save the result file after a stream scan. And if so, how to change the configuration.  If the above is not possible, how do you configure the loacation where the result file is saved? I did not find anything in the documentation I have that addresses this.   Thanks
updated discussion 25 Sep 2014
Each VIP Developer Test Drive is available as a free download for all developers looking to test and integrate VIP two-factor authentication into their online applications.
updated discussion 24 Sep 2014
No, You can only use the software credentials provided in the downloaded package in the VIP Authentication Service pilot environment.
updated discussion 24 Sep 2014
If you're looking for Symantec technical support, please visit: https://mysupport.symantec.com/ For additional information about NetBackup OpenStorage, please visit: http://www.symantec.com/business/theme.jsp?themeid...  
updated discussion 24 Sep 2014
Each VIP Developer Test Drive is designed for developers. There's no fancy installer or flashy graphics, but the download does include documentation, code, and command-line tools. Experience writing SOAP clients and using client authenticated SSL helps, but that experience is not required. The VIP Authentication Service Developer Test Drive is a fairly simple API.
updated discussion 30 Sep 2014
All iPhone models and many Android models, Windows Phone 7, and J2ME models (including BlackBerry) are currently supported.
updated discussion 30 Sep 2014
No, implementation of the VIP service requires qualification coordination with VeriSign. For more information about the qualification process, please contact us on the Symantec Connect VIP Developer Forum: http://www.symantec.com/connect/developers/forums/vip If you have built something cool using the API, we would love to hear about it.
updated discussion 28 Sep 2014
We've just launched our redesigned Symantec Connect site. To view a short video that describes the changes to the site, you can check out: http://www.symantec.com/connect/blogs/welcome-new-... We hope you like it. Thanks for participating in the community! Best, Kimberley  
updated discussion 26 Sep 2014
You can test your application by either running it on a phone simulator, or by downloading it to a test phone and generating security codes (one-time passwords) from your mobile credential.
new discussion 26 Sep 2014
I'm using Protection Engine For Cloud Services  version 7.5. I would like to know if it is possible to not save the result file after a stream scan. And if so, how to change the configuration.  If the above is not possible, how do you configure the loacation where the result file is saved? I did not find anything in the documentation I have that addresses this.   Thanks
updated discussion 25 Sep 2014
Each VIP Developer Test Drive is available as a free download for all developers looking to test and integrate VIP two-factor authentication into their online applications.
updated discussion 24 Sep 2014
No, You can only use the software credentials provided in the downloaded package in the VIP Authentication Service pilot environment.
updated discussion 24 Sep 2014
If you're looking for Symantec technical support, please visit: https://mysupport.symantec.com/ For additional information about NetBackup OpenStorage, please visit: http://www.symantec.com/business/theme.jsp?themeid...  
updated discussion 24 Sep 2014
Each VIP Developer Test Drive is designed for developers. There's no fancy installer or flashy graphics, but the download does include documentation, code, and command-line tools. Experience writing SOAP clients and using client authenticated SSL helps, but that experience is not required. The VIP Authentication Service Developer Test Drive is a fairly simple API.
updated discussion 24 Sep 2014
We've just launched our redesigned Symantec Connect site. To view a short video that describes the changes to the site, you can check out: http://www.symantec.com/connect/blogs/welcome-new-... We hope you like it. Thanks for participating in the community! Best, Kimberley  
updated article 15 Sep 2014
You can now enable strong authentication for users with Symantec Validation and ID Protection Service (VIP)  credentials by integrating your enterprise applications using the Symantec VIP APIs.  These APIs are part of VIP Product suite and can be tried by creating a free Trial Account here (symantec.com).   
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updated blog entry 29 Sep 2014
Prerequisite: Please make sure you have an OpenStack IceHouse instance and configured it with Keystone V3. Also, my experimental OpenStack instance has cloud_admin set in policy.json as: "cloud_admin": "rule:admin_required and domain_id:default",Get the latest tempest resources from GitHub: Create a configuration file “tempest/etc/tempest.conf” for tempest using the sample file from ...
updated blog entry 22 Sep 2014
  Performance of the network can play a major differentiator in the cloud. Given the problem of having hundreds of tenants sitting on your cloud with several thousand virtual machines sending terabytes of data, it becomes essential to build a robust network as well as thoroughly test it. Fortunately, with OpenStack Neutron’s plugin based architecture, the IaaS provider has several ...
updated blog entry 01 Aug 2014
Contribution Process Overview     Step 1: Registration This step describes end-to-end registration process so that you can start contributing to Openstack. Here are just a few ways of how you can become part of community: Report a bug / Apply a bug fix Blueprint Engagement Code Reviews Registration Checklist: Here is the registration checklist: GitHub Launchpad SSH Key Join ...
updated blog entry 11 Jul 2014
What is it ?:  Kubernetes is a newly released Google’s Container-as-a-Service solution. Its an orchestration middleware built on top of another popular technology Docker which is known for creating and managing lightweight linux containers from where application can be built and run out of.    Building blocks of Kubernetes: While Docker itself works with individual containers, ...
updated blog entry 07 Jul 2014
This blog describes end-to-end process for switching from Keystone V2.0 to V3. Running a small experiment on single node OpenStack Havana instance on Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS Precise Pangolin. I have used DevStack for deploying and configuring OpenStack which by default comes with Keystone V2.0. We had a requirement to test Domains functionality which was introduced in Keystone V3. Making sure that ...
updated blog entry 24 Jun 2014
You’re talking to one of your users about hosting a new application on your OpenStack deployment.  One of the first questions they ask you is:  “I’m running my SQL database on 64 cores and 256GB of memory… can you host that for me on OpenStack?”   Databases on OpenStack As I described in my last post, we’re building a huge private cloud at Symantec.  Early on, before we had ...
updated blog entry 21 Jun 2014
I know what you’re thinking…  why am I talking to you about Symantec... cloud...  and OpenStack? When people think of Symantec, their minds often go straight to antivirus.  In fact we do a lot more than that, we secure and manage information.  Drill in a bit, and you’ll find that this encompasses lot of things: big data analytics, massive data storage, real-time traffic ...
updated download 15 Sep 2014
The Symantec PGP Software Development Kit (SDK), written in C, provides developers the functionality to add PGP cryptographic technology to their own C or C++  software applications.  The SDK lets you easily develop, maintain, and use PGP cryptographic components in your application, providing yourself and your customers with the confidence that comes from using the trusted and ...
updated download 12 Aug 2014
The presentation describes the changes to how ApplicationHA works in VMware and Hyper-V environment with the release of SFHA 6.1 for Windows. Supported with two demonstrations: 1. Installing ApplicationHA 6.1 for Microsoft Hyper-V 2. Application configuration of IIS 8.0 using a Web UI of AppHA 6.1
updated download 04 Jun 2014
SEP 12.1.5 JavaMail 1.5.1 JDIC 0.95-2 (a modified version of JDIC)
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The following are open source packages licensed under the GPL or LGPL that are used in Symantec Enterprise Vault.  They are published here in order to comply with the requirements of these licenses. 5.2      
updated download 27 Aug 2013
The following are open source packages licensed under the GPL or LGPL that are used in Symantec Protection Engine.  The are published here in order to comply with the requirements of these licenses. 7.5 libiconv 1.14 libstdc++ 4.4.4 libgcc 4.4.4  
updated download 20 Aug 2013
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updated download 13 Aug 2013
The following are open source packages licensed under the GPL or LGPL that are used in Symantecs NetBackup.  The are published here in order to comply with the requirements of these licenses. NetBackup 7.5 iText 2.1.3 backport-util-concurrent (this is a customized version created by the JacORB project for JacORB 2.2.3) NetBackup 7.5.0.7 pthreads-win32 2.9.1  
updated download 04 Jun 2013
updated idea 24 Sep 2014
Hello,   Microsoft released Visual Studio Update 3 on August 4th, 2014 but it isn't yet available to patch through Altiris. I'd like to make a request to have this patch loaded into the PMI package.   http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2829760   Thanks! Doug Wiplinger
new idea 01 Sep 2014
I would like to suggest to set a password through SEPM to prevent end users from turning off SEP. 
new idea 23 Jul 2014
I'd like to see the option to have the send email, and other components that do things that you may not want to actually happen in a testing environment have the option to use a process variable for "enabled"   right now i just see a checkbox, but if i could use a process variable i could "toggle" it on or off and then all the components i might not want to function, would be disabled. ...
new idea 24 Jun 2014
To collect the S/W Inventory on condition based; 1. To gather the inventory for the computers which are connected in the environment the software inventory to be sent automatically instead of schedule. 2. If 1000 computers are set to gather the full software inventory policy for custom schedule at 11,13,15,17. if 500 sends the inventory and if remaining is 500 will be automatically be ...
new idea 09 May 2014
Regarding the application and device control log: I would really like to have the username and computer name added to the report generated by the client. If the scheduled report that i receive (application and device control report) could also include the computer name and username, that would be even better.  
new idea 02 May 2014
There is not a straightforward, easy way to restore Symantec System Restore backups made on a system where the hard disk has been encrypted using the whole disk encryption feature of Symantec Encryption Desktop. I have spent hours researching the workarounds offered in tech articles. I recommend improving these programs so that they work together easily and giving instructions in each user's ...
new idea 22 Apr 2014
Currently our product is designed to give the creator of a job/task the rights to clone this job/task even if this right was explicitly removed (Per TECH198822)   My customer has removed the rights to clone Jobs/Tasks for a specific role. The user who is a member of this role is however still able to clone any jobs that they have created because they are the owner of the ...
new idea 10 Apr 2014
in VCS 6.1 security mode ,  allows anyone else to login to the cluster as a guest which was a unexpected side effect. we don't want allow any user to login if we don't provide access.