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Anti-Virus Recommendation for ION Enterprise / SPM7 / PME7 / PME8

Issue:
Anti-Virus Recommendation for ION Enterprise / SPM7 / PME7 / PME8

Product Line:
Power Monitoring Expert 8.0
Power Monitoring Expert 7.2.x
Struxureware Power Monitoring 7.0.x

ION Enterprise 6.0.x

Environment:
Power Monitoring Expert 8.0
Power Monitoring Expert 7.2.x
Struxureware Power Monitoring 7.0.x

ION Enterprise 6.0.x

Cause:
An official anti-virus recommendation is requested by IT

Resolution:
We have no official recommendation for Anti-Virus Software for ION Enterprise, Struxureware Power Monitoring, or Power Monitoring Expert software packages.
The SPM7 user guide does offer a recommendations if an Anti-Virus software is deemed necessary:
"Running anti-virus software on your SQL Server
It is recommended that you assess the software security requirements of your organization,
and specifically the potential risks to your SQL Server installation. If you determine that you
need to run anti-virus software on your SQL Server as a result of your assessment, follow the
recommendations described in Microsoft Support article (ID: 309422) at
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/309422."

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