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SEPM 12.1 on virdual environments

Created: 30 Nov 2012 • Updated: 01 Dec 2012 | 5 comments
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Does SEPM support follow ennvironments ?

  • Citrix XenServer 5.1 or later
  • VMware Workstation 7.0 or later
  • VMware ESXi 4.0.x or later
  • VMware ESX 4.0.x or later
  • VMware Server 2.0.1

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pete_4u2002's picture

also this article might help for virtual environment

Best practices for virtualization with Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.2

Ashish-Sharma's picture


Check this artical.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager now supports the following operating systems:

■ VMware Workstation 7.0 or later

■ VMware ESXi 4.0.x

■ VMware ESX 4.0.x

■ VMware Server 2.0.1

■ Citrix Xenserver 5.1

Thanks In Advance

Ashish Sharma

Brent Gueth's picture

If you are asking are you able to run run a SEPM off of a virtualized windows based client, yes that is possible.   SEP is also supported on virtualized windows clients.   I have worked with SEPMs and SEP clients on all environments that you have listed.   

Brent Gueth

Security Consultant

Conventus Corporation

John Santana's picture

Yes it is, I have successfully installed the SEPM in a VM without any issue.

Kind regards,

John Santana
IT Professional


Please be nice to me as I'm newbie in this forum.