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The Internet is a key resource in your organization. AVG Internet Security Business Edition 2012 offers the ultimate real-time protection against the latest online and email threats, keeping your critical data safe and your computers and networks running smoothly so you can focus on what matters most.

Keep your communication clean, clear and fast

Make sure your inbox and mail server are safe and clutter free

AVG Email Server Protection
AVG Anti Spam
AVG Email Scanner
Make sure emails sent to employees, clients and suppliers reach their destination quickly, safely, and privately thanks to AVG Email Server Protection, AVG Anti Spam and AVG Email Scanner. Communicate safely on social networks thanks to AVG Social Networking Protection.
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Minimize disruption to your business by securing your data

Don't lose access to those essential files on your computers and servers with our award winning protection.

AVG Firewall
AVG Anti-Virus
AVG Anti-Spyware
Prevent your data from being corrupted by hackers, viruses and more, with AVG Firewall, AVG Anti-Virus, AVG Anti-Spyware, AVG Resident Shield, and AVG Smart Anti Rootkit
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Liberate your time so you can focus on your organization

Suffer less distraction and delay with our products, allowing you and your employees to focus on driving your organization forward.

AVG Smart Scanning
Silent Mode
Silent Mode
Leading industry analysts, Tolly, found that our product is one of the fastest to manage products in the market. This allows you to spend less time managing your protection and more time on your organization. Thanks to AVG Smart Scanning and AVG Silent Mode, your employees will not be disturbed. AVG Remote Administration enables you to install and manage all your organization's security from one place. Find out more about AVG Remote Administration here
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Spend less on your protection, more on your growth

Our business protection has been rated 5* value for money by SC Magazine.
By only keeping all the essential features in, and leaving all of the heavy enterprise features out, you get a safe, affordable and practical solution for your whole organization's network. This is why SC Magazine rated awarded us 5* value for money (www.scmagazine.com)
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Keep employees safe online

Surf, Search and download in confidence.

AVG Linkscanner®
AVG Online Shield™
AVG Anti-Virus
AVG LinkScanner®, AVG Anti-Virus, and AVG Online Shield™ protect your employees while they’re conducting searches, surfing for information, or downloading and sharing files.
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Keep client information safe from hackers

Maintain your integrity as a reliable business partner by ensuring all client data is kept private and all online transactions are conducted safely.

AVG File Server Protection
AVG Identity Protection
Thanks to AVG File Server protection, which includes a Firewall, all information held on your servers is kept safe from hackers, viruses and more. AVG Identity protection identifies and blocks software that is behaving suspiciously in order to protect your organization's identity and data.
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Get the right support at the right time

Rest assured that our experts are just a phone call away.

AVG Support
Our dedicated team of technical support specialists is available by phone 24 hours a day, Monday to Friday. Email support is available 24/7.
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Creating relationships with customers, partners and suppliers is the lifeblood of your organization. Internet Security Business Edition lets you focus on growing those business relationships with the confidence that your data and online communications are protected.

Award-winning protection for business

Ensure virus-free inboxes, workstations and networks, as well as safe downloads, file shares, and communications with AVG Email Scanner, AVG Anti-Virus, AVG Online Shield™, and AVG Anti-Spyware. Stay informed about your own site’s safety status with AVG Threat Labs.

AVG Email Scanner
Checks all links and attachments included in emails, ensuring your inbox and incoming/outgoing communications are always virus-free.
AVG Anti-Virus
Keeps your workstations, networks, and employees safe from getting or spreading the latest viruses, worms, and Trojans.
AVG Online Shield™
Enables safe downloads and file shares, as well as risk-free chat and file exchange on ICQ, MSN, Yahoo! Instant Messenger.
AVG Anti-Spyware
Keeps your critical business data and communications protected by automatically identifying and removing dangerous tracking software like spyware and adware.
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.
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Unblock your network for maximum performance

Keep your networks operating safely and at full capacity with AVG Email Server Protection, AVG Firewall, and AVG Anti-Spam.

AVG Email Server Protection
Secures all emails and inter-company communications passing through your email servers, keeping them free from viruses and safe from prying eyes.
AVG Firewall
Consults its comprehensive database every time someone attempts to connect to your network. Trusted connections are allowed through without interruption, while obvious and potential threats are blocked automatically, eliminating the possibility of your classified information being accessed without permission.
AVG Anti-Spam
Automatically blocks intruders from infiltrating your workstations and servers. It also uses cutting-edge scans and a regularly updated database to analyze all incoming emails and weed out unwanted messages and online scams.
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Secure your data with the expert’s choice

Protect your inbox, critical business data, and online transactions with clients and suppliers with our critically-acclaimed AVG File Server Protection, AVG Identity Protection, and AVG LinkScanner® Superior Phishing Protection.

AVG File Server Protection
Preserves client and supplier confidentiality by protecting all critical business data located on your file servers.
AVG Identity Protection
Shields passwords and credit card numbers and identifies all potentially dangerous threats including keylogging and tracking software, enabling secure transactions between you and your clients / suppliers.
AVG LinkScanner® Superior Phishing Protection
Keeps your inbox and online experience free from malware by ensuring all web pages and emails are genuine.
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Rest Assured with AVG Support

Run your workstations and networks with confidence knowing our expert technical AVG Support Team is always available to help you in your time of need. You can also recover all your systems with our Rescue CD if your network ever crashes.

AVG Support
Reach out to our technical experts who are available to help and support you in your time of need.
AVG Rescue CD
Recover your network quickly in case your system crashes.
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Stay safe online

Surf the web, conduct searches, and promote your business on social networks without worry of accidentally falling victim to viruses, spyware, or harmful websites thanks to AVG LinkScanner® Surf-Shield, AVG LinkScanner® Search-Shield, and AVG Social Networking Protection™.

AVG LinkScanner® Surf-Shield
Surf the web without worry, confident that each website has been checked for safety before it opens in your browser.
AVG LinkScanner® Search-Shield
Assess in advance which sites are safe and which are dangerous via safety ratings displayed in all search engine results.
AVG Social Networking Protection™
Promote your business freely on social networks knowing all links have been automatically scanned for viruses and malicious software.
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Avoid end-user slowdowns

Save time and network resources with AVG Smart Scanning, avoid annoying and unnecessary interruptions with Silent Mode, and optimize your system’s performance with System Tools and System Monitor.

AVG Smart Scanning
Our lightweight, smart scanning technology operates in high-priority mode while you’re away from your PC and drops into low-priority mode when you move your mouse or strike a key. Employees save time and avoid annoying slowdowns as AVG Smart Scanning 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 on their workstations.
System Tools and System Monitor
Access an overview of your Windows startup configuration which enables you to easily turn off applications in order to achieve better performance and shorter Windows start-up times. Additionally, System Monitor provides you with information about running processes in your system so that you can make decisions about the trust level and safety of your files.
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Customized management from one location

Manage your networks 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 business networks. Includes active directory integration with enhanced network visibility, workstation overview windows, customizable dialogs, and an administrator desktop widget providing at-a-glance views of problematic workstations.
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How AVG Internet Security Business Edition 2011 compares to our other products

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File Server Protection available available available available available
Workstation Protection (laptops, PCs)       available available
Workstation Anti-Spam (Laptops, PCs)         available
Mail Server Protection   available available   available

Internet Security Business Edition Component List

Award-winning protection for business

AVG Email Scanner Ensure a safe and clutter-free inbox by taking advantage of automatically checked email attachments and links
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
AVG Online Shield™ Enable safe downloads and file shares, as well as risk-free chat and file exchange on ICQ, MSN, Yahoo! Instant Messenger
AVG Anti-Spyware Protect your classified business data and communications by identifying and removing tracking software like spyware and adware
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.

Unblock your network for maximum performance

AVG Email Server Protection Secure all emails and inter-company communications located on your email servers
AVG Firewall Block hackers from sabotaging your wired and wireless networks
AVG Anti-Spam Block spammers and scammers from infiltrating your workstations and servers

Secure your data with the expert's choice

AVG File Server Protection Preserve client and supplier confidentiality by protecting all critical business data located on your file servers
AVG Identity Protection Shield passwords and credit card numbers and identify all potentially dangerous software, enabling secure transactions between you and your clients / suppliers
AVG LinkScanner® Superior Phishing Protection Keep your inbox and online experience free from malware by ensuring all web pages and emails are genuine
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 Community Protection Network Profit from fellow AVG users who share information regarding new threats

Rest assured

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 network quickly in case your system crashes.

Stay safe online

AVG LinkScanner® Search-Shield Assess in advance which sites are safe and which are dangerous via safety ratings displayed in all search engine results
AVG LinkScanner® Surf-Shield Surf the web without worry, confident that each website has been checked for safety before it opens in your browser
AVG Social Networking Protection Promote your business freely on social networks knowing all links exchanged on Facebook have been automatically scanned for malware

Avoid end-user slowdowns

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
System Tools Enable the best possible protection for your network’s respective requirements by customizing all your system tools and controls
System Monitor View information about running processes in your system so that you can make decisions about the trust level and safety of your files.

Customized management from one location

Active Directory Integration Stay on top of it all with cutting-edge visibility and network management possibilities
Station Overview Window Keep a close eye on individual workstations via at-a-glance status overview windows
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
Auto Fix Button Fix common issues affecting individual computers with a simple click
Update Manager Keep workstations and networks one step ahead of new and emerging viruses by scheduling automatic software updates
Deployment Cloning Technology Facilitate rapid, time-saving installations and configurations across your networks
PC Start-Up Manager Automatically protect all workstations and networks upon startup

Testimonials

PRR Plus

“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

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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

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Force India

"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

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Maricopa Schools

"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

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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

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Waingels College

"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

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R&O Construction

"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

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Reviews

SC Magazine

"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

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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

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Computer Hardware

Minimum system requirements

Processor Intel Pentium 1.5Ghz
Memory 512 MB of RAM
Hard disk free space (for installation) 1000 MB

Recommended system requirements

Processor Intel Pentium 1.8Ghz
Memory 512 MB of RAM
Hard disk free space (for installation) 1550 MB

Web browser

AVG’s LinkScanner® technology is compatible with:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome

Operating systems

AVG Internet Security Business Edition is compatible with:

Operating SystemAVG Internet Security Business EditionAVG Admin
MS Windows XPYesYes
MS Windows XP Pro x64 EditionYesYes
MS Windows VistaYesYes
MS Windows Vista x64 EditionYesYes
MS Windows 7YesYes
MS Windows 7 x64 EditionYesYes
MS Windows 8YesYes
MS Windows 8 x64YesYes
MS Windows Server 2003YesYes
MS Windows Server 2003 x64 EditionYesYes
MS Windows Server 2003 R2YesYes
MS Windows Server 2008YesYes
MS Windows Server 2008 x64 EditionYesYes
MS Windows Server 2008 R2YesYes
MS Windows Small Business Edition server 2011YesYes
MS Windows Small Business Edition server 2012YesYes
ApplicationAVG Internet Security Business EditionAVG Admin
MS SharePoint Services 2.0/3.0YesYes
MS SharePoint Server 2003/2007YesYes
MS SharePoint Server 2010YesYes
MS Exchange Server 2003 x86Yes
MS Exchange Server 2007/2010/2013 x64Yes

Languages

AVG Internet Security Business Edition is available in the following languages:

LanguageAVG Internet Security Business EditionAVG Admin
Bahasa (Indonesia)Yes
Brazilian PortugueseYesYes
Chinese TraditionalYesYes
Chinese SimplifiedYesYes
DanishYes
DutchYes
EnglishYesYes
FrenchYesYes
GermanYesYes
HungarianYes
ItalianYesYes
JapaneseYesYes
KoreanYesYes
MalayYes
PolishYesYes
Portuguese (Portugal)YesYes
RussianYesYes
SerbianYes
SlovakYes
SpanishYesYes
TurkishYesYes