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Ian McShane | 04 Mar 2009 | 10 comments

I'm in customer meetings today so this is just a very quick post to let you know that Symantec Brightmail Gateway 8.0 will be available via software update sometime after 9am PST today, March 4th 2009.

This release is pretty amazing on many fronts, from our biggest ever Beta program (thanks participants!) to the awesome performance increases and anti-spam upgrades mentioned in the articles below:

Increasing Antispam Effectiveness with Symantec Brightmail Gateway 8.0

Architecture Changes in Symantec Brightmail Gateway 8.0

//ian

Ian McShane | 25 Feb 2009 | 7 comments

If you point your web browser to http://www.brightmail.com/IQServices you'll see our new online portal providing email security data to Brightmail administrators, email administrators and the general public.

The Global Intelligence Network is a core part of the Brightmail product family.  It feeds data to Symantec Brightmail Operations, providing the breadth and depth of the global mailflow knowledge which drives the fantastic antispam effectiveness. 

Symantec Brightmail IQ Services provides a window into the data we hold, informing users of the latest messaging trends, and allowing them to query their email sending reputation in real time.

Keep an eye on the trending volumes of spam, the most popular categories and spam content types as well as monitoring the global top mail senders and top spam senders. 

This is a really cool 1.0...