AVG File Server Edition 2012 provides award-winning protection for Windows file servers, offering light and effective security that is as agile and reliable as your business.
Protect your file servers
Ensure virus-free file servers with AVG Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware and Smart Anti-Rootkit.
- AVG Anti-Virus, Resident Shield and Smart Anti-Rootkit
- Keeps your file servers and networks safe from spreading and receiving the latest viruses, worms, and Trojans.
- AVG Anti-Spyware
- Keeps your critical business data protected by automatically identifying and removing dangerous tracking software like spyware and adware.
Avoid end-user slowdowns
Save time and network resources with AVG Smart Scanning and avoid annoying and unnecessary interruptions with Silent Mode.
- AVG Smart Scanning
- Our lightweight, smart scanning technology saves time and avoids annoying slowdowns as it ignores files it’s scanned in the past and already knows are safe.
- Silent Mode
- Offers all employees and IT administrators the opportunity to switch off unnecessary notifications.
Customized management from one location
Manage your servers remotely from one location with AVG Remote Administration Console.
- AVG Remote Administration Console
- Stay in control no matter where you are with remote installation, deployment and management of your email and file servers. Includes active directory integration with enhanced network visibility, customizable dialogs, and an administrator desktop widget.
Rest Assured with AVG Support
Run your servers with confidence knowing our expert technical AVG Support Team is always available to help you in your time of need. You can also recover your servers with our Rescue CD if they ever crash.
- AVG Support
- Reach out to our technical experts who are available to help and support you in your time of need.
- Rescue CD
- Recover your servers quickly in case your system crashes.
How AVG File Server Edition 2012 compares to our other products
|File Server Protection|
|Workstation Protection (laptops, PCs)|
|Workstation Anti-Spam (Laptops, PCs)|
|Mail Server Protection|
AVG File Server Edition Component List
Award winning protection for your file servers
|AVG File Server Protection||Preserve client and supplier confidentiality by protecting all critical business data located on your file servers|
|AVG Anti-Virus, Resident Shield and Smart Anti-Rootkit||Keep your workstations, networks, and employees safe from getting or spreading the latest viruses, worms, and Trojans|
Award-winning protection for business communications
|AVG Anti-Spyware||Protect your classified business data and communications by identifying and removing tracking software like spyware and adware|
|AVG Protective Cloud Technology||Identify current and emerging threats by employing multiple scanning engines and “in the cloud” behavioral detection technology|
|AVG Community Protection Network||Profit from fellow AVG users who share information regarding new threats|
|AVG Threat Labs||Access detailed information regarding website security including clear and comprehensive website security reports, as well as information regarding your own site’s safety status.|
|AVG Smart Scanning||Conduct full scans in record time as previously scanned files are ignored, saving you time and avoiding unnecessary slowdowns|
|Silent Mode||Offer all employees and IT administrators the opportunity to switch off unnecessary notifications on their workstations|
|Deployment Cloning Technology||Facilitate rapid, time-saving installations and configurations across your networks|
|Update Manager||Keep workstations and networks one step ahead of new and emerging viruses by scheduling automatic software updates|
|Auto Fix Button||Fix common issues affecting individual computers with a simple click|
|Support and Assistance||Reach out to our technical experts who are available to help and support 24/7|
|Rescue CD||Recover your network should any serious problems occur|
Customized management from one location with AVG Remote Administration
|Active Directory Integration||Stay on top of it all with cutting-edge visibility and network management possibilities|
|Station Overview Window||Stay on top of it all with cutting-edge visibility and network management possibilities|
|HTML reports||Prepare comprehensive, easy-to-use security status reports|
|Graph-based reports||Create custom-made, graph-based reports|
|Ability to preview and print test results||Preview and print test results for each employee’s workstation|
|Integrated remote installation in Admin Server and Console||Install AVG remotely within both your Admin Server and Console|
|Disable protection button (Console and UI)||Temporarily disable protection within your Console and UI whenever necessary|
|Customizable expiry dialogs||Turn off or create text for each workstation’s expiry dialogs|
|Customizable AVG Update Timings||Schedule AVG updates at your convenience|
|AVG Admin Widget||Have a bird’s eye view of server workloads and non-compliant workstations, as well as a link to your console|
“AVG has helped significantly reduce approximately 37% unscheduled downtime and has freed customer to get on with the business of business, not crisis”.
Pam Rodgers, Managing Director, PRR plus
City of Brentwood
"We spend 90% less time managing anti-virus with AVG. The efficiencies we gain from using AVG mean valuable time we can spend on other IT projects to meet the needs of our constituents."
John Allman, Technology Director, City of Brentwood
"Now that everyone has experienced how much more efficient AVG is at work, we’ve been inundated by colleagues wanting us to uninstall their existing software on their private home laptops and install AVG for them."
Adrian Collinson, Head of IT, Force India
"AVG never lets anything in. It just seems to catch everything. It uses minimal resources while it’s scanning. That makes me a lot more productive as well as everyone else that uses a machine at the school district. It basically eliminates any downtime."
Al Allen, Network Administrator/Technology Director, Maricopa Unified School District
Virgin Digital Help
"AVG brings Virgin Digital Help the brand of choice for those who know what’s what in Internet Security along with a loyal client base of 110 million users created almost entirely through word of mouth."
Tim Dowling, Marketing & Customer Operations Director, Virgin Digital Help
"Internet security shouldn’t take up time – it’s important, but if it just gets on and does its job, and has been designed well, you should be able to forget about it. That has been our experience with AVG over the past 5 years."
Simon Mills, Network Manager, Waingels
"AVG Anti-Virus Business Edition is a great product. If you are looking for a dependable, full featured anti-virus solution, with centralized management, that is easy to configure, AVG is a great option. You can have it installed and up and running across your domain in just a few hours."
Jim Sisco, Network Administrator, R&O Construction
"AVG offers a well-featured network protection package that is easy to manage and looks good value for smaller businesses. Plenty of security features, good centralised management with group policies, improved installation and very good value"
Dave Mitchell, SC Magazine
Tolly Testing Labs
"Testing showed that, with AVG, users can save valuable time in managing their security solution – time that can be better used to focus on their business. With AVG, they can rest assured that they have a solution that is one of the easiest-to-use for most common tasks, such as running scans, installing across a small business network, etc."
Tolly Test Report
Minimum system requirements
|Processor||Intel Pentium 1.5 GHz|
|Memory||512 MB of RAM|
|Hard disk free space (for installation)||1000 MB|
Recommended system requirements
|Processor||Intel Pentium 1.8 GHz|
|Memory||1 GB of RAM|
|Hard disk free space (for installation)||1450 MB|
AVG File Server Edition is compatible with:
|Operating System||AVG File Server Edition 2013||AVG Admin|
|MS Windows XP|
|MS Windows XP Pro x64 Edition|
|MS Windows Vista|
|MS Windows Vista x64 Edition|
|MS Windows 7|
|MS Windows 7 x64 Edition|
|MS Windows Server 2003|
|MS Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition|
|MS Windows Server 2003 R2|
|MS Windows Server 2008|
|MS Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition|
|MS Windows Server 2008 R2|
|MS Windows Small Business Edition server 2011|
|MS Windows Small Business Edition server 2012|
|Application||AVG File Server Edition 2013||AVG Admin|
|MS SharePoint Services 2.0/3.0|
|MS SharePoint Server 2003/2007|
|MS SharePoint Server 2010|
AVG File Server Edition is available in the following languages:
|Language||AVG File Server Edition 2013||AVG Admin|