The following table provides the official terminology used throughout the Apex Central documentation:



Administrator (or Apex Central administrator)

The person managing the Apex Central server

Security Agent

The managed product program installed on an endpoint


Responsible for scanning, detecting, and taking actions against security risks

Apex Central console, web console, or management console

The web-based user interface for accessing, configuring, and managing a Apex Central


Consoles for integrated managed products are indicated by the managed product name. For example, the Apex One web console.

Managed endpoint

The endpoint where the managed product Security Agent is installed

Managed product

A Trend Micro product that integrates with Apex Central

Managed server

The endpoint where the managed product is installed


The endpoint where the Apex Central server is installed

Security risk

The collective term for virus/malware, spyware/grayware, and web threats


Entities that have both IPv4 and IPv6 addresses

Pure IPv4

An entity that only has an IPv4 address

Pure IPv6

An entity that only has an IPv6 address