Insights and Outlooks from the Digital Identity Market Leader

May 16, 2012 8:02:00 AM
The following is an excerpt from my book Microsoft System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Cookbook, https://www.packtpub.com/virtualization-and-cloud/microsoft-system-center-2012-endpoint-protection-cookbook 
Apr 12, 2012 10:38:00 AM
Let's say you’ve found yourself working against the clock to get Windows 7 rolled out before Windows XP hits end of life, and during the planning phase you realize your current AV solution won’t work on Windows 7 without an upgrad [...]
Jan 31, 2012 4:00:00 AM
One of the best features of Forefront Endpoint Protection (FEP) 2010 was its easy to use server policy templates. In a nutshell, server policy templates let you quickly choose an optimized, preconfigured FEP policy for every- just [...]
Aug 3, 2011 5:00:33 AM
In this blog, I will describe how to send an email message when a group is changed from static membership to criteria (dynamic) membership. The email notification contains the display and account name of the group, the person maki [...]
May 11, 2011 12:51:54 PM
The FEP dashboard located on the SCCM console has a wealth of information. It provides FEP admins with a snapshot of the overall health of your FEP deployment and various statistics including recent malware activity, definition st [...]
May 4, 2011 9:00:00 AM
In addition to 3 definition update mechanisms defined in the FEP policy (WSUS,UNC and Windows Update), there is actually a little known 4th update mechanism built into the client. This 4th definition update channel is designed to [...]
May 2, 2011 5:00:55 AM
When deploying Forefront Endpoint Protection, making a few simple changes to your existing Antivirus Software before installing FEP can increase the success of your deployment. Below is a list of tasks:
Apr 21, 2011 4:00:03 AM
Did you miss our FEP Webinar series? A recording is now available in our Media Library
Apr 12, 2011 10:17:00 AM
If you should ever need to administer a local FEP client through CLI you’re going to need to make use of MpCmdRun.exe. This program can be found in the “C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\Antimalware” directory. MpCmdRun h [...]
Apr 1, 2011 4:30:00 PM
Out of the box FEP provides several channels for delivering definition updates to clients. The three basic options are, updates through WSUS/SUP, UNC file shares and connecting to Microsoft Updates. The procedure in this video pre [...]