Enterprise Messaging Management Solution

Enterprise Messaging Management Solution

The Enterprise Messaging Management Solution from IBM® Global Services, Enterprise Services for Microsoft Technologies, addresses many key issues facing today’s messaging environments, including: archiving and storage for email and Instant Messaging (IM), message security, automated message discovery and retrieval for compliance requirements and legal review, and protection against viruses, spam, and other threats. By combining IBM’s world-class consulting expertise and Symantec’s market-leading security and storage technologies, the industry-leading solution helps improve the performance and decreases the administrative burden of managing today’s most popular messaging platform. The Enterprise Messaging Management Solution helps reduce the risk and cost of migrating to new messaging and storage platforms. And since it helps organizations to centralize, consolidate, and reduce the size of their mail stores, it also can result in lower storage costs. Overall, it’s a useful way to help optimize messaging systems in order to help reduce downtime, improve user productivity, increase secure access to email and IM, and help reduce the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for the enterprise communications infrastructure.

Key features and benefits

Helps to optimize the security and availability of messaging systems and information with end-to-end solutions that work to reduce downtime, increase user productivity, and help lower TCO
Leverages market-leading security and storage technologies from Symantec™, industry best practices, and IBM’s proven enterprise consulting methodologies
Delivers complete solutions that address some of the key challenges facing today’s messaging environments, including archiving, storage, discovery, retrieval, secure access, spam filtering, and virus protection for email and IM
Facilitates efforts to achieve compliance with laws and regulations concerning the protection of information and message discovery and retrieval
Helps lower the risk and cost of migrating to new messaging and storage platforms and reduces the timeframe and complexity
Helps reduce storage costs by enabling organizations to consolidate and reduce the size of their mail stores
Works to decrease the burden of managing complex messaging environments

Solution consulting components
IBM Global Services, Enterprise Services for Microsoft Technologies, leverages its Microsoft Exchange expertise, proven methodologies, and extensive knowledge of enterprise infrastructures to plan, design, and implement end-to-end solutions that integrate Symantec products. The consulting services component includes a review of the current Microsoft Exchange environment, redesign of the Exchange infrastructure, Exchange migration, mailbox, server, and storage consolidation, and designing solutions to meet the business and technical requirements for email archiving.

Solution technology components
Depending on an organization’s unique business and technical requirements, the solution may incorporate a variety of Symantec software and hardware solutions:

Symantec™ IM Manager
The Symantec™ Mail Security series of email security appliances
Veritas Enterprise Vault™
Veritas Enterprise Vault Discovery Accelerator Module
Veritas Enterprise Vault Compliance Accelerator Module

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About Symantec
Symantec is the world leader in providing solutions to help individuals and enterprises assure the security, availability, and integrity of their information. Headquartered in Cupertino, California, Symantec has operations in more than 40 countries. More information is available at www.symantec.com.

About IBM Global Services
IBM Global Services is the world’s largest information technology services and consulting provider. Some 190,000 professionals in more than 160 countries help clients integrate information technology with business value—from the business transformation and industry expertise of IBM Business Consulting Services to hosting, infrastructure, technology design and training services. IBM Global Services delivers integrated, flexible and resilient processes across companies and through business partners, enabling clients to save money and transform their businesses to be more competitive. For more information, visit www.ibm.com/services.

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