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We performed a comparison between Boxcryptor and Symantec Endpoint Encryption based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

Find out in this report how the two Endpoint Encryption solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.

To learn more, read our detailed Boxcryptor vs. Symantec Endpoint Encryption report (Updated: August 2022).
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    Top Answer:Microsoft BitLocker is very intuitive and easy to maintain. It is basically the global standard solution for drive encryption and it successfully fulfills regulatory needs in terms of data protection… more »
    Top Answer:The installation process is pretty straightforward.
    Top Answer:The licensing is pretty high. They need to fix it so that they are more competitive. The customer needs to pay the cost of the license on a yearly basis.
    Ranking
    14th
    out of 25 in Endpoint Encryption
    Views
    658
    Comparisons
    587
    Reviews
    0
    Average Words per Review
    0
    Rating
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    4th
    out of 25 in Endpoint Encryption
    Views
    5,331
    Comparisons
    4,075
    Reviews
    8
    Average Words per Review
    378
    Rating
    7.8
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    Also Known As
    Symantec Drive Encryption
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    Overview

    Boxcryptor is file-encryption software designed and created specifically for cloud use, with support for all major cloud-storage providers, as well as any cloud-storage provider that follows the Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) standard. With the increasing number of security threats, data and identity privacy are becoming more critical. Whether for personal or professional use, Boxcryptor has a solution. After installing Boxcryptor, the user has the ability to encrypt, decrypt, share, and add and remove files from cloud storage directly through his/her personal computer (PC) or device, simplifying all file-management tasks. End users are able to protect files by encrypting them locally before those files are posted to a cloud-storage provider, ensuring file security and file-data privacy throughout the process.

    Symantec Drive Encryption, powered by PGP technology provides organizations with strong full-disk and removable media encryption and the ability to integrate with Symantec Data Loss Prevention. Intuitive management enables enterprise scale deployments and features compliance-based, out-of-the-box reporting plus customizable reports. Management capabilities include support for native OS encryption (FileVault2) and Opal compliant self-encrypting drives.
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    Sample Customers
    TeamSpeak Systems GmbH, can2close GmbH, Viantro, mohchi, Agile Partners GmbH
    Citrix Systems Inc., City of Lansing, Commercial & Industrial Property, France T_l_visions, Fujian Mobile Co. Ltd., Group Lotus plc, Hall Booth Smith & Slover, P.C. (HBSS), Portugal Telecom, PostFinance, Public Pension Agency
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider32%
    Computer Software Company16%
    Hospitality Company6%
    Real Estate/Law Firm5%
    REVIEWERS
    Financial Services Firm50%
    Government8%
    Aerospace/Defense Firm8%
    Construction Company8%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company20%
    Comms Service Provider17%
    Government9%
    Financial Services Firm8%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business24%
    Midsize Enterprise25%
    Large Enterprise51%
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business35%
    Midsize Enterprise19%
    Large Enterprise46%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business21%
    Midsize Enterprise18%
    Large Enterprise61%
    Buyer's Guide
    Endpoint Encryption
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    Boxcryptor is ranked 14th in Endpoint Encryption while Symantec Endpoint Encryption is ranked 4th in Endpoint Encryption with 9 reviews. Boxcryptor is rated 0.0, while Symantec Endpoint Encryption is rated 7.8. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Symantec Endpoint Encryption writes "Stable, secure, and works as per our expectations". Boxcryptor is most compared with Microsoft BitLocker and nCrypted Cloud, whereas Symantec Endpoint Encryption is most compared with Microsoft BitLocker, McAfee Complete Data Protection, ESET Endpoint Encryption, Cisco Secure Endpoint and Trend Micro Endpoint Encryption.

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