IBM Proventia Management SiteProtector SP 7.0 helps provide management for network and host security at a lower cost

IBM United States Services Announcement 608-039
June 17, 2008


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The IBM Proventia Management SiteProtector SP 7.0 offers a comprehensive security management system that can grow in scale as your business grows. This low-cost system:

  • Advances the usability of the management of IBM ISS security devices as well as integrating with existing systems within your infrastructure.
  • Leverages the benefits of connecting to the IBM ISS Service Operations Center (SOC) event monitoring service and interfacing directly with the managed security services of IBM.
  • Takes the burden of centrally managing, monitoring, and measuring enterprise security by assisting you with corporate and regulatory compliance in one easy to use management system.
  • Provides for unified management of:
    • High-performance network security
    • Endpoint security including antivirus
    • Server security
    • Vulnerability management
    • Remote office security
    • Internal security
    • Mail security
    • Network traffic flow anomaly analysis
  • Offers enhanced insight into which assets in your environment are at the highest levels of security risk.
  • Integrates with existing workflow processes using active directory and ticketing systems such as Remedy.
  • Eases the complexity of security policy management processes.

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Availability date

June 17, 2008
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System requirements

Minimum processor: 1 GHz Pentium® III compatible CPU or higher

Operating systems

  • Microsoft® Windows® Server 2003 with Service Pack 1 or Service Pack 2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 with Service Pack 2
  • Microsoft Windows Enterprise Server 2003 with Service Pack 1 or 2
  • Microsoft Windows Enterprise Server 2003 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Enterprise Server 2003 R2 with Service Pack 2

VMware guest OS support: VMware ESX Server 3.0, 3.1, or 3.5

Network connection: Rj45

Clustering/load balancing: Microsoft SQL Server Clustering is supported for the database component only

Minimum memory: 2 GB of RAM or higher

Disk space: 18 GB free disk space

Dedicated system: Yes

Installation assistance: For installation assistance call customer support at 888-447-4861.


  • Configuring Firewalls for SiteProtector Traffic
  • SiteProtector Configuration Guide
  • SiteProtector Installation Guide
  • SiteProtector Migration Utility
  • SiteProtector Policies and Responses Guide
  • SiteProtector Proventia Desktop Access Control Guide
  • SiteProtector Scalability Guidelines
  • SiteProtector SecureSync Integrated Failover System Guide
  • SiteProtector SecurityFusion Module Guide
  • SiteProtector Service Pack Documentation Bundle
  • SiteProtector Supported Agents and Appliances
  • SiteProtector System Requirements
  • SiteProtector Technical Reference Guide
  • SiteProtector Third Party License Guide
  • SiteProtector Third Party Module Guide
  • SiteProtector User Guide for Security Analysts


  • Course Code IS510 — The Introduction to Proventia Network Intrusion Prevention System with SiteProtector
  • Course Code IS600 — The Proventia Management SiteProtector
  • Course Code IS520 — The Advanced Proventia Management SiteProtector

For detailed course overviews or to enroll, visit


Licensing: IBM International Program License Agreement (IPLA) including the License Information (LI) document and proof of entitlement (PoE) govern your use of the program. PoEs are required for all authorized use.

Limited warranty: IBM warrants that when the program is used in the specified operating environment it will conform to its specifications. The warranty period is at least one year after the original licensee acquires the program.

Software maintenance service

IBM provides support and maintenance for the Program under the terms and conditions of the "IBM Support and Maintenance Policy for IBM ISS Products and Services" (Z125-7818). The Policy Document can be found at this Web site

Support and maintenance must be purchased separately. Consult your IBM representative for ordering information.
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For pricing information, contact your IBM Internet Security Systems representative at 800-776-2362.

Ordering information

To order IBM Proventia Management SiteProtector SP 7.0, contact IBM Internet Security Systems at 800-776-2362.

Business Partner information

If you are a Direct Reseller - System Reseller acquiring products from IBM, you may link directly to Business Partner information for this announcement. A PartnerWorld ID and password are required (use IBM ID).

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