IBM Proventia Endpoint Secure Control helps provide endpoint security, data protection, systems maintenance, and security configuration management across desktops, servers, and mobile computersIBM United States Services Announcement 609-040
May 5, 2009
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IBM® Proventia® Endpoint Secure Control is designed to enable you to escape from the constraints of vendor lock-in and to help enhance your endpoint security, compliance, and operations at a lower cost. IBM Proventia Endpoint Secure Control combines many of the key areas of endpoint security, data security, systems maintenance, and security configuration management and compliance, helping to free you to choose point security products from an array of vendors and manage them as a consolidated solution. Moreover, as information security threats and your requirements evolve, IBM Proventia Endpoint Secure Control is designed to easily integrate new security capabilities. IBM Proventia Endpoint Secure Control capabilities include:
- Endpoint security
- Vulnerability-centric intrusion prevention system
- Endpoint firewall
- IBM X-Force® protection
- Anti-malware technologies
- Signature and behavioral anti-virus
- Buffer overflow exploit prevention
- Endpoint data security
- Network access control
- Data loss prevention
- Encryption management
- Device control and content analysis for sensitive data
- Endpoint systems maintenance
- Patch management
- Power management
- Anti-virus and anti-spyware client management and deployment and removal tools
- Endpoint security configuation management and compliance
- Application control
- Security configuration management
- Security policy management
- Vulnerability assessment
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May 5, 2009
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Deployment size CPU < 250 Endpoints 2-3 GHz 1,000 Endpoints 2-3 GHz - 2 Cores 10,000 Endpoints 2-3 GHz - 2-4 Cores 50,000 Endpoints 2-3 GHz - 4 Cores 100,000 Endpoints 2-3 GHz - 4-8 Cores > 200,000 Endpoints 2-3+ GHz - 8-16 Cores
- Microsoft® Windows® 2000 (SP3, SP4)
- Microsoft Windows XP (SP1, SP2)
- Microsoft Vista
- Management server:
- Microsoft Windows 2000 (SP2+)/2003/2008 Server (x86/x64) with SQL Server 2005
VM guest OS support
- VMware ESX
- VMware Server
Endpoint: 10/100/1000 Mbps TCP/IP network connection
Management server: 10/100/1000 Mbps TCP/IP network connection
Deployment size Minimum memory < 250 Endpoints 1 GB 1,000 Endpoints 2 GB 10,000 Endpoints 4 GB 50,000 Endpoints 8 GB 100,000 Endpoints 12 GB > 200,000 Endpoints 16 GB or greater
Deployment size Disk space < 250 Endpoints Standard HD 1,000 Endpoints 1 RAID Array (RAID 10, 5) 10,000 Endpoints 1-2 RAID Arrays (RAID 10) 50,000 Endpoints 2 RAID Arrays (RAID 10) 100,000 Endpoints 3 RAID Arrays (RAID 10) > 200,000 Endpoints 3-4 RAID Arrays (RAID 10)
Standard product documentation
Licensing:IBM International Program License Agreement 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 the following Web site
Support and maintenance must be purchased separately. Consult your IBM representative for ordering information.
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).
Accessibility by people with disabilities
A U.S. Section 508 Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) containing details on accessibility compliance can be requested at
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For pricing information, contact your IBM representative or IBM Business Partner.
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