Control Manager Product Version Comparison

The following table provides a comparison of features between Control Manager versions.

Table 1. Product Version Comparison

Features

Control Manager Version
5.0 Adv 5.0 Std 5.5 Adv 5.5 Std 6.0 Adv 6.0 Std

2.x and MCP agent interfaces with the managed products

Ad Hoc Query

Automatic component (for example, patterns/rules) update

Cascading management structure

     

Central database for all virus log and system events

Centralized, web-based, virus management solution for the enterprise

Child server monitoring

     

Child server task issuance

     

Command Tracking

Communicator Heartbeat

Communicator Scheduler

Component download granularity

Configuration by group

Configure multiple download sources

Consistent managed product and Control Manager UI

Control Manager MIB files (previously called HP OpenView MIB)

Customized user types

Deployment Plans

Directory Manager

Enhanced Security Communication

Event Center

Improved Navigation

Improved User Interface

InterScan Web Security Service integration

Logging Enhancements

Log processing speed enhancements

   

Manage antivirus and content security products

Manage services

Managed product license manager

     

Managed product reporting

     

Web console rendering enhancement

   

Microsoft SQL Express or Microsoft SQL 2005

Microsoft SQL Express or Microsoft SQL 2008

   

Microsoft SQL 2012

       

MSDE or Microsoft SQL 7/2000

       

MSN Messenger notification

Notification and Outbreak Alert

OfficeScan Integration Enhancements    

Outbreak Commander / Outbreak Prevention Services (OPS)

  • Automatic Download and Deployment of OPP

  • Manual Download and Deployment of OPP

   

Passive Support for 3rd Party Product

       

Policy management

       

Remote and Local Agent Installation

Remote management

Reporting

     

Secure communication between Server and Agents

Single sign-on (SSO) for managed products that support SSO

Smart Protection Network integration

   

SNMP trap notification

     

SSL support for ActiveUpdate

SSL support for web console

Support Control Manager 2.x agents

Support HTTPS communication between server, agents, and managed products

Support MCP agents

Syslog notification

     

Threat Intelligence-Oriented Dashboard

   

Trend Micro InterScan for Cisco Content Security and Control Security Services Module (ISC CSC SSM) integration

Trend Micro Network VirusWall Enforcer 1500i integration

Trend Micro Network VirusWall Enforcer 3500i integration

Trend Micro Product Registration server integration

TrendLabs Message Board

   

User account management

Vulnerability Assessment

   

Windows Authentication

Work-hour control