Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition 12.0 (SEP 12 SBE) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What are the new features in SEP 12 SBE?
Are there any features or functions in SEP 11 that are not in SEP 12 SBE?
The following features of SEP 11 are not available in SEP 12 SBE:
Can an internal LiveUpdate Administrator 2.x server be configured to provide definitions to the SPC?
Yes, this capability has now been added. SPC can receive updates from Symantec's LiveUpdate servers or from a correctly-configured internal LUA 2.x server. Be sure to configure LUA to download and distribute "Symantec Protection Center v12.0" materials.
Can virus definitions be updated manually for the SPC using a JDB?
Can I deploy the SEP 12 Client using AD GPO?
Will I be able to use the SPC to manage SEP 11 clients?
No. SPC will only manage SEP 12 SBE clients, not SEP 11 or SAV 10 clients.
How many clients are supported by SEP 12?
While there is no upper limit (in technical terms) to the number of clients supported by the SPC, as environments get larger (roughly 250 seats) it becomes more cost-effective to deploy SEP 11 versus SEP 12 SBE.
Can SPC receive logs from SAV 10?
Yes, SAV 10 logs can be seen in the SPC.
How can I create a single .exe package in SEP 12 SBE?
We can create a single .exe using the Custom Installation (Advanced) option of the Client Installation Wizard.
What is the migration path for SEP 12 SBE?
Migration detects and migrates installations of the following Symantec legacy virus protection software:
Are all client settings migrated?
Tamper Protection settings are not migrated. The Antivirus, LiveUpdate and Centralized Exception settings are migrated.