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Score 8.1 out of 100
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Score 7 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)

It would be well suited in an environment where most all your endpoints are Windows-based computers, as Windows Defender is already built into the operating system, so there is no client to have to worry about installing. It also will make the management of endpoints easier on the server side, if most all machines are Windows-based.It might be less of ideal solution if a company/organization were looking for something more robust, or had a lot more features/configuration settings. It also might be less ideal for a company/organization that was looking for a product that didn't have a high detection rate of false positives
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Symantec Control Compliance Suite

Provides accurate report results in an environment that requires user auditing. The program is appropriate for those that are strong query writers and know what they need.
Ross Isbrandt | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Endpoint Security

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)
8.2
Symantec Control Compliance Suite
Anti-Exploit Technology
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)
8.0
Symantec Control Compliance Suite
Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR)
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)
8.4
Symantec Control Compliance Suite
Centralized Management
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)
8.9
Symantec Control Compliance Suite
Hybrid Deployment Support
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)
6.8
Symantec Control Compliance Suite
Infection Remediation
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)
8.0
Symantec Control Compliance Suite
Vulnerability Management
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)
8.6
Symantec Control Compliance Suite
Malware Detection
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)
8.5
Symantec Control Compliance Suite

Pros

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)

  • Low impact on computer performance.
  • Easy-to-use interface.
  • Several settings that help you customize the software.
Danilo Soares Peres | TrustRadius Reviewer

Symantec Control Compliance Suite

  • Clear field and data selection
  • Customizable queries
  • Efficient response time to commands
Ross Isbrandt | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)

  • Deployment: We've had some issues deploying, especially outside of the Windows environment.
  • Offboarding: There is currently no way to delete a computer. They disappear over time. We even renamed a computer, and it kept both the old and new name in there. Eventually, the older machines do go away, but there is no manual way to do this at the moment.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Symantec Control Compliance Suite

  • The interface requires some patience as navigation takes some getting used to
  • Some better report creation wizards would help greately
Ross Isbrandt | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP) 8.0
Based on 8 answers
I gave it a 7 out of 10 as I feel that there is still a lot of room for improvement. I remember how back in the day the software was looked down upon because of it being an unreliable and inefficient antivirus. But, Microsoft has really put in the hard work and made it worthy for it to be comparable to all the other security services out there.
Tanish Pruthi | TrustRadius Reviewer

Symantec Control Compliance Suite

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)

MS ATP is lower on system resources and enables us to stretch out our endpoint hardware for an additional year. Also, MS ATP being an MS product fits in very nicely into MS remote management software and MS operating system. We have had little to no issues when hotfixes and roll updates are deployed, unlike 3rd party AV providers that we had experience with in the past.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Symantec Control Compliance Suite

No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)

  • A positive impact has been to increase productivity for IT staff, as it saves them time from having to install/configure clients on every endpoint.
  • Another positive impact has been on the user/client side, as it helps the user to increase their productivity with working on their computer, as the Windows Defender client uses little resources to run on the system, and has a tendecy to not slowdown systems
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Symantec Control Compliance Suite

  • On multiple occasions helped us catch human error
  • Has shown where better risk management policies can be implemented
  • Has increased response times
Ross Isbrandt | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP) Editions & Modules

Edition
Standalone5.201
Academic2.501
  1. per user/per month
Additional Pricing Details

Symantec Control Compliance Suite

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Symantec Control Compliance Suite Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)
8.3
Symantec Control Compliance Suite
7.0

Support Rating

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (formerly Microsoft Defender ATP)
8.0
Symantec Control Compliance Suite

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