What are the best practices for preparing Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) clients for deployment in non-persistent Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environments?
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VDI environments use available resources more efficiently, which leaves less overhead for increased loads
SEP 12.x and 14.x
This document contains best practices specific to Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) that clients installed in non-persistent VDI environments and the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM) servers that service them. Before following the steps, see the following documents depending on the build of SEP being used:
The following configuration recommendations ensure that SEP clients, in non-persistent VDI environments, generate no network or disk I/O from advanced SEP features that do not benefit non-persistent clients.
Add these steps to the routine maintenance schedule for base images. Symantec recommends that you perform these maintenance tasks at least once a week.
Follow the general best practices below for periodic image maintenance and testing.
Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager settings