AvePoint, the leading provider of infrastructure management software solutions for Microsoft Products and Technologies, today announced the release of DocAve Antivirus for SharePoint - Powered by Trend Micro, AvePoint's preferred antivirus provider, delivering the industry's most comprehensive and cost-effective anti-malware protection of SharePoint environments.
With DocAve Antivirus for SharePoint, organizations can enable real-time, event-based scanning that ensures malware is identified and quarantined before it reaches the SQL database. The module is also optimized to work with organizations already utilizing Symantec Scan Engine for their antivirus needs.
"We are proud to release DocAve Antivirus for SharePoint, powered by Trend Micro", said George Petrou, AvePoint's Vice President of Product Management. "Increasingly, organizations are turning to Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies to craft mission-critical platforms and truly unify their people, processes, and information. As such, it is vital that these companies have a robust solution that fully protects their SharePoint deployments from vicious malware. We are proud that this new DocAve module, which leverages Trend Micro's scan engine and Smart Protection Network™, represents the most comprehensive and cost-effective means to secure their SharePoint environment."
One Tool for End-to-End SharePoint Antivirus Protection
With DocAve Antivirus, organizations can diligently protect their mission-critical SharePoint platforms from the viruses, worms, rootkits, and Trojan horses that can severely damage business productivity.
Most organizations don't realize that the great majority of email and enterprise-level antivirus solutions on the market today do not properly and proactively protect content residing within SharePoint, leaving companies susceptible to security breaches and a crippling loss of productivity.
Using DocAve, companies now can have confidence their SharePoint environments are fully protected, including:
"We are pleased that AvePoint, a global leader in the Microsoft SharePoint market, is using our advanced antivirus scan engine to deliver comprehensive protection from file-based malware, to its growing customer base", said John Maddison, senior vice president of SaaS, and general manager of the xSP business, Trend Micro.
- Seamless Integration into Existing Antivirus Strategies - DocAve Antivirus is powered by, and ships with preferred antivirus provider Trend Micro's antivirus scan engine and Smart Protection Network™. For organizations currently utilizing Symantec Scan Engine for their antivirus needs, AvePoint offers a version optimized for Symantec engines as well.
- Efficient and Secure Management of Malware Instances. - Review all malicious code events from one unified interface, fully integrated into SharePoint's Central Administration.
- Proactive Malware Protection - DocAve delivers comprehensive malware protection for SharePoint content, scanning all content upon upload.
- Optimal Protection with Minimal Resources - Optional incremental or full database scanning functionality lets you optimize SharePoint system resources without compromising protection.
"In today's dynamic threat environment, we continue to urge organizations that rely on Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 and SharePoint Server 2010 for business-critical initiatives, to deploy solutions like DocAve Antivirus that are tailor-made for SharePoint protection."
DocAve Antivirus is one of several DocAve solutions devoted to ensuring SharePoint environments receive comprehensive protection. DocAve Content Shield for SharePoint scans all content before it is uploaded into SharePoint, verifies it against customizable keywords, phrases, and patterns, and quarantines any data that does not meet the organization's compliance standards.
To learn more about the new DocAve Antivirus for SharePoint, and to download a free trial, please visit AvePoint at http://www.avepoint.com/
AvePoint is a global technology company and software innovator headquartered in the United States. Since its founding in 2001, AvePoint has become the world's largest provider of infrastructure management software solutions for Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies.
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