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Kaspersky Security for Virtualization


Kaspersky Security for Virtualization – built for the unique requirements of virtualised IT environments – delivers award-winning anti-malware protection for virtualised servers, desktops and data centres.

Kaspersky Security for Virtualization is an agentless anti-malware solution that provides a more efficient way to protect your virtualised infrastructure – with greater performance and less impact on virtualisation density. The application is easy to deploy and includes advanced management features that simplify a wide range of security tasks – across both physical and virtual computing assets.

With Kaspersky Security for Virtualization, you can benefit from superior protection – for all of your virtual machines – while also improving your system utilisation rates, reducing the burden on your IT administration and security personnel… and increasing your overall return on investment (ROI

Solution Highlights

  • Advanced anti-malware Kaspersky’s award-winning anti-malware engine achieves superior detection rates – to help protect your physical and virtualised computing environment from new and increasingly sophisticated threats.

  • Easy to manage Kaspersky Security Center – which is available at no additional cost – gives your IT team a single, unified management console that can manage the security of virtual machines, physical machines and mobile devices.

  • Supporting business progress By making it easier for your team to manage hybrid environments – including virtualised and conventional platforms – Kaspersky Security for Virtualization helps you to introduce virtualisation at a pace that’s right for your business.

  • Improved return on investment (ROI) Because Kaspersky Security for Virtualization is an agentless solution, it helps businesses to achieve higher virtualisation density and performance – helping to generate a higher return on investment.

Additional Benefits

  • Superior security for virtualised environments Kaspersky Security for Virtualization has been specifically developed for virtualised IT infrastructure:

    • A single, centralised anti-malware solution can protect all virtual machines on a physical server
    • Kaspersky’s industry-leading frequency of anti-malware updates helps to minimise vulnerability and protect against new threats
    • Powerful remediation capabilities disinfect malware
    • The solution provides agentless protection for virtual machines that run on a wide range of Windows operating systems
  • Reducing costs – by simplifying administration Advanced management features help to simplify administration tasks and eliminate security gaps:

    • Instead of having to install and manage protection on every virtual machine, a single instance of Kaspersky Security for Virtualization can protect all virtual machines on a physical server
    • Physical and virtual endpoints are discovered dynamically
    • New virtual machines are automatically provided with anti-malware protection – to help eliminate security gaps and misconfigurations
    • Administrators can adapt security settings to suit different applications and workloads

Kaspersky Lab has released a new version of its virtualization security solution, Kaspersky Security for Virtualization Agentless. Designed to provide protection within software-defined data centers built on VMware vSphere® and VMware NSX®, the solution now delivers advanced security capabilities for each virtual machine and virtual network with nearly no impact on the virtualized platform’s resources.          

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