Policies

Maintenance

Enterprise Support Services Handbook
This Handbook provides an overview of the Symantec Essential Support and Basic Maintenance offerings available from Symantec, including definitions of programs, processes and procedures. The Handbook is not contractually binding, but will help you learn more about how to leverage your Symantec Enterprise Support Services contract, and provides valuable information on how to access the support services available to you.

Essential Support and Basic Maintenance Handbook


Business Critical Services Handbook

Customer Success Handbook

Enterprise Technical Support Policy
This policy describes the Support Services we provide to business customers for Software covered under current Maintenance.

Remote Access Standard Terms
In order to help you resolve technical issues, Symantec may offer remote diagnostics and troubleshooting. Before implementing such remote access we will require your express consent to the service terms.

Software Version Upgrade Policy
This policy outlines how Symantec makes a software Version Upgrade generally available to its eligible customers at no extra cost. Customers who avail of current Maintenance are entitled to use the core features and functionality delivered by the purchased version of the product to the use level defined by the EULA.

Renewals

Global Enterprise Renewals Policy
The purpose of this document is to communicate Symantec's Enterprise Maintenance Renewals Policy to our Channel Partners and Customers.

License Management

Site License Add-On Policy
This policy outlines the process for adding funds or funds plus product to a site license contract.

Using EFlex Funds for IB Transfer Policy
This policy documents the requirements and process for allowing Symantec customers to perform the same license transfers permitted in Enterprise Flex (Eflex) Standard deals (i.e. platform transfers, tier transfer, and cross-grades) on your install base (IB) licenses using your Eflex funds.

Disaster Recovery

Cold Site/Disaster Recovery Rights Policy
This policy defines the rights a customer has to deploy Symantec’s business products in a cold site/disaster recovery environment and/or on cold disaster recovery equipment.

Disaster Recovery Categorization Supplement
This document is a supplement to the Cold Site/Disaster Recovery Rights Policy. It defines the three disaster recovery rights’ categories and how Symantec’s business products are categorized.

End of Life

End of Life Policy of Symantec Business Software Products
This policy describes how customers can access versions of our business products that have reached their End of Life (“EOL”). It also describes the support services that Symantec typically provides during the End of Life process.

Symantec End of Life Policy for Appliances
This policy describes End of Life (“EOL”) details for appliances. It also describes the support services that Symantec typically provides during the End of Life process.