Avira Management Console

Control all Avira security components centrally and efficiently

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With the Avira Management Console (AMC) you can keep use of your Avira security software under control. The administration tool enables network-wide remote management via a central cockpit. You can thus conveniently monitor and control all processes. It improves your ability to react to malware attacks, increases flexibility, reduces operating costs and helps you to comply with defined corporate directives.

 
Optimum support

Complete remote administration, licensing, configuration, updating and monitoring of products via the Internet:
 

What´s new in Avira Management Console, Version 2.7

  • Support for the new version of the Avira Professional Security
  • Decentralized rollout of Avira software packages directly from the configured AUM server
  • AMC group assignment by using freely definable AMC Agent parameters
  • Export and Import of client configurations

 
Trouble-free, low-cost administration

  • Simple creation of the security environment with drag and drop, computer lists or ADS import
  • Automatic synchronization of the security environment with ADS or LDAP
  • Free definition of hierarchical groups for displaying organizational units
  • Central installation of all supported AntiVir products from the software repository of the AMC
  • Fast configuration of computers or groups of computers through “inheritance” of properties and configurations (e.g. scanning scope)
  • Central password protection for configurations
  • Scheduler to plan routine tasks individually (intervals between once to monthly). Storage and automatic execution of tasks for computers that are offline
  • Automatic classification of new PCs on the basis of the IP address
  • Automatic installation of Avira Security Solutions on newly added PCs
  • Automatic filtering and display of computers from the security environment that don't comply with the security guidelines
  • Automatic update of the Avira Professional Security
  • Integrated Avira Update Manager for uniform, central updating of all AMC ­components and ­Avira program packages and for local mirroring of product and security updates. It is ­possible to create several update servers that can be assigned to individual groups.
  • Test mode for copied updates. Separate updates also via the commands or task scheduler
  • Support of computers with dynamically assigned IP addresses (DHCP)
  • “Silent Setup“ of AMC agents in the network
  • New AMC Info-Center for latest information from Avira, e.g. regarding updates, upcoming releases, tips and tricks, etc. NEW!


High transparency of all processes, more information and greater security

  • Event manager for direct monitoring of the current system security. Even filtering according to various criteria
  • Alert management with freely definable rules for individual messaging
  • Monitoring of product and module status of the administered products
  • User management including password and general or group-based assignment of rights assignment of rights
  • Security-related reporting with defined templates for the production of individual reports
  • SSL-encrypted connections between the AMC and administered computers
  • To ensure even more secure communication between the AMC and the installed agents, the new version also allows separate SSL certificates to be produced and used in the system.
  • Ability to formulate and implement internal security directives
  • Optional SSH public key authentication for the agent installation
  • Mutual authentication of the components AMC server, front-end and agent
 
AMC Server

Operating system
  • Windows Server 2008 (x32 or x64) (newest SP)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2;
  • Windows Small Business Server 2008, 64-Bit
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, 64-Bit
RAM

1GB

Free memory space on the hard disk

5 GB (including all products and update files)


AMC Frontend

Operating system
  • Windows XP (x32 or x64) (newest SP)
  • Windows Vista (x32 or x64) (newest SP)
  • Windows 7 (newest SP)
  • Windows Server 2003 (x32 or x64) (newest SP)
  • Windows Server 2008 (x32 or x64) (newest SP)
  • Windows Server 2003 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2;
  • Windows Small Business Server 2008, 64-Bit
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, 64-Bit
RAM

64 MB

Free memory space on the hard disk

100 MB

AMC Agent

Operating system
  • Windows XP (x32 or x64) (newest SP)
  • Windows 7 (newest SP)
  • Windows Server 2008 (x32 or x64) (newest SP)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2;
  • Windows Small Business Server 2008, 64-Bit
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, 64-Bit
  • Linux (glibc 2.2 or higher)
  • Solaris Sparc 9* and 10
RAM

64 MB

Free memory space on the hard disk

50 MB

Use with 64-bit Linux

Please use the required 32-bit libraries

Linux

Strings tool is required by the Agent installer

*Notes:

Sun Solaris 9 (SPARC) won't be supported any longer as of 30.10.2012.

 
Licensing

  • The Avira Management Console is automatically included in the license scope of the individual Avira product. License periods:
    1, 2 or 3 years
Scope of license

  • Free updates and upgrades during the license period
  • Gold Support: 8x5 (CET) support in German and English
  • Software and documentation downloads
     

Optional

  • Platinum Support: 24 x 7 support by telephone/email (available for order values from 5,000 euro)