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Gartner Peer Insights ‘Lessons Learned’: Implementing Endpoint Protection Platforms

Published: 09 June 2020

ID: G00467806

Analyst(s): Peer Contributors


Forming an integral part of an organization’s security architecture, EPPs are designed to prevent, detect and respond to malicious files and activities. SRM leaders can learn from the implementation experience of their peers shared on Gartner Peer Insights.

Table Of Contents


Peer Lessons Learned

  • Lesson 1: Assess Environmental Needs Before EPP Vendor Selection
  • Lesson 2: Thoroughly Evaluate Different EPP Vendors Before Purchasing a Solution
  • Lesson 3: Test the Potential Platform in Testing and Production Environments
  • Lesson 4: Plan Implementation Diligently With a Special Focus on Policies
  • Lesson 5: Focus on Engaging an Implementation Partner
  • Methodology

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