Today in Berlin at TechEd Europe Microsoft vice president Brad Anderson announced that the Release Candidate of Forefront Endpoint Protection (FEP) 2010 is now available for download and we are on track to release to manufacturing by the end of 2010! Built on System Center Configuration Manager R2 and R3, FEP gives customers the ability to manage and secure their systems on the exact same infrastructure – converging the disciplines of client security and management.
With FEP, desktop antimalware is no longer a discrete set of tools and processes – it is an extension of your existing Configuration Manager deployment, making your endpoint protection:
In addition to our infrastructure and detection updates, FEP includes some great new features like:
We encourage you to take a look at the new RC – and if you happen to be at TechEd EMEA, make sure to stop by our booth!