Kaspersky Lab adds mobile and system management to its business security offering
ITWorld, By: Lucian Constantin
Kaspersky Lab on Wednesday
made its bid to reduce the complexity associated with managing IT
security processes in corporate environments, with a new product that
combines the company's anti-malware technology with new mobile and
system management tools.
Kaspersky has historically been known as one of the top antivirus
vendors in the world, but this release is about the company spreading
its wings and adding significantly more functionality to its business
product, said Mark Bermingham, senior product marketing manager at the
company. That functionality includes data encryption, mobile device
management, system and application deployment, vulnerability scanning
and automated patch management, all of which can be controlled from a
single management console.
Called Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business the new product is
available in three base configurations: Core, Select and Advanced.
However, the underlying platform has a modular architecture which allows
these configurations to be expanded according to individual customer