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Cyber Security Engineer at a manufacturing company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Real User
Top 5
Not a secure product but it comes included with the Windows licensing fee

What is our primary use case?

We use this solution to protect and blocks any threats. We use it for protection.

What needs improvement?

This solution is not secure, which is why I have moved to Linux. Microsoft Defender for Endpoint could be more secure.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint for two years.

How are customer service and technical support?

I have not yet used technical support.

How was the initial setup?

It comes preinstalled with the OS. There is no need for any deployment. There is no installation or any other steps needed. The installation of the host OS was easy.

What about the implementation team?

I installed the OS myself.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

There is…

What is our primary use case?

We use this solution to protect and blocks any threats. We use it for protection.

What needs improvement?

This solution is not secure, which is why I have moved to Linux.

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint could be more secure.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint for two years.

How are customer service and technical support?

I have not yet used technical support.

How was the initial setup?

It comes preinstalled with the OS. There is no need for any deployment. There is no installation or any other steps needed.

The installation of the host OS was easy.

What about the implementation team?

I installed the OS myself.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

There is no licensing fee. It comes included with the Windows license.

What other advice do I have?

I don't recommend this solution.

I would rate Microsoft Defender for Endpoint a five out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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QA Test Lead at a insurance company with 501-1,000 employees
Real User
Top 5
Stable with good safeguarding against threats; additional security would be helpful

What is our primary use case?

We use this solution mainly for safeguarding online use of laptops. 

What is most valuable?

For the end user it's good to know that everything is safe and well protected. 

What needs improvement?

I think the solution needs to be more on par with other antivirus products in the market. It should be able to deal with any threats so additional security would be helpful. 

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been using this solution for nearly three years. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

I've been using this solution for three years and haven't had any problems. 

How was the initial setup?

Installation came together with the operating system and I was able to implement on my laptop.  

What's my experience with

What is our primary use case?

We use this solution mainly for safeguarding online use of laptops. 

What is most valuable?

For the end user it's good to know that everything is safe and well protected. 

What needs improvement?

I think the solution needs to be more on par with other antivirus products in the market. It should be able to deal with any threats so additional security would be helpful. 

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been using this solution for nearly three years. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

I've been using this solution for three years and haven't had any problems. 

How was the initial setup?

Installation came together with the operating system and I was able to implement on my laptop.  

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

There are no licensing costs connected to this solution. 

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this solution and rate it a seven out of 10. 

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Technology Consultant at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
Useful for threat protection; Stable and scalable solution

What is our primary use case?

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is useful for the protection of your business information and threat prevention.

What needs improvement?

The deployment of Microsoft Defender for Endpoint on Windows 10 is not quite so straightforward. This could be made easier.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint for four years. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

I am satisfied with the stability of Microsoft Defender for Endpoint. 

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is scalable. Currently, we have 600,000 users in our organization.

How are customer service and support?

I have never contacted the technical support. 

What's my

What is our primary use case?

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is useful for the protection of your business information and threat prevention.

What needs improvement?

The deployment of Microsoft Defender for Endpoint on Windows 10 is not quite so straightforward. This could be made easier.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint for four years. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

I am satisfied with the stability of Microsoft Defender for Endpoint. 

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is scalable. Currently, we have 600,000 users in our organization.

How are customer service and support?

I have never contacted the technical support. 

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The company pays for the license so I do not know much about that. 

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend Microsoft Defender for Endpoint.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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Senior System Administrator at Debre Markos University
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
Easy to use interface, user-friendly, and stable

What is our primary use case?

I use Microsoft Defender for Endpoint protection on my personal computer.

What is most valuable?

The solution has an easy-to-use interface, is always updated, and is user-friendly.

What needs improvement?

The solution could improve by providing more integration.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint for approximately one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable and secure.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I have found the scalability quite good.

How was the initial setup?

The installation is simple.

What about the implementation team?

I did the implementation of the solution.

What's my experience with pricing, setup

What is our primary use case?

I use Microsoft Defender for Endpoint protection on my personal computer.

What is most valuable?

The solution has an easy-to-use interface, is always updated, and is user-friendly.

What needs improvement?

The solution could improve by providing more integration.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint for approximately one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable and secure.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I have found the scalability quite good.

How was the initial setup?

The installation is simple.

What about the implementation team?

I did the implementation of the solution.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The solution is free and comes with Windows.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Microsoft Defender for Endpoint a ten out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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Co-Founder at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
Real User
Top 20
Stable, easy to use, and scalable

What is our primary use case?

It is installed on my personal computer. I use it to protect my personal computer.

What is most valuable?

It is stable and very easy to use.

What needs improvement?

It can be more secure.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for more than five years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

I didn't use their technical support.

How was the initial setup?

It came with Microsoft Windows.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

I got it with the Microsoft Windows license.

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this…

What is our primary use case?

It is installed on my personal computer. I use it to protect my personal computer.

What is most valuable?

It is stable and very easy to use.

What needs improvement?

It can be more secure.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for more than five years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

I didn't use their technical support.

How was the initial setup?

It came with Microsoft Windows.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

I got it with the Microsoft Windows license.

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this solution to others. It is very easy to use.

I would rate Microsoft Defender Antivirus an eight out of ten.

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Technical Project Manager at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
Real User
Top 20
Work autonomously, scalable, and reliable

What is our primary use case?

I am using the solution for personal data protection.

What is most valuable?

The main features of this solution are that it handles everything by itself and is well integrated.

What needs improvement?

There could be an increase in security for the solution.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for a couple of years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution has been stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

In my experience, the solution has been scalable.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

There is no license needed, the solution comes with Microsoft Windows.

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this solution to…

What is our primary use case?

I am using the solution for personal data protection.

What is most valuable?

The main features of this solution are that it handles everything by itself and is well integrated.

What needs improvement?

There could be an increase in security for the solution.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for a couple of years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution has been stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

In my experience, the solution has been scalable.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

There is no license needed, the solution comes with Microsoft Windows.

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this solution to others.

I rate Microsoft Defender Antivirus a nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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MIS Specialist at a agriculture with 201-500 employees
Real User
Top 5
Stable, scalable, and provides good protection

What is most valuable?

Defender's endpoint protection is good.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been using Defender for less than one year. Defender is free for one year. Once that year is over, we will switch to Kaspersky.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Defender is stable. The performance is good.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

In terms of scalability, I rate Defender 10 out of 10. 

How are customer service and support?

I haven't dealt with Microsoft support for this product.

How was the initial setup?

It's easy. Defender came pre-loaded on our computers.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Microsoft Defender for Endpoint eight out 10. I would recommend it to others.

Which deployment model are you

What is most valuable?

Defender's endpoint protection is good.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been using Defender for less than one year. Defender is free for one year. Once that year is over, we will switch to Kaspersky.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Defender is stable. The performance is good.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

In terms of scalability, I rate Defender 10 out of 10. 

How are customer service and support?

I haven't dealt with Microsoft support for this product.

How was the initial setup?

It's easy. Defender came pre-loaded on our computers.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Microsoft Defender for Endpoint eight out 10. I would recommend it to others.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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IT Manager at a pharma/biotech company with 201-500 employees
Real User
Good support and it comes included with the operating system

What is our primary use case?

Microsoft Windows Defender is used to protect against malware.

What is most valuable?

The biggest benefit to Windows Defender is that it is built-in to the operating system by Microsoft.

What needs improvement?

I would like to see improvements made to how it secures activities on web pages. Web security in general should be improved.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been working with Windows Defender for three years.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support from Microsoft is good.

What other advice do I have?

I would rate this solution an eight out of ten.

What is our primary use case?

Microsoft Windows Defender is used to protect against malware.

What is most valuable?

The biggest benefit to Windows Defender is that it is built-in to the operating system by Microsoft.

What needs improvement?

I would like to see improvements made to how it secures activities on web pages.

Web security in general should be improved.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been working with Windows Defender for three years.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support from Microsoft is good.

What other advice do I have?

I would rate this solution an eight out of ten.

Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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