The following table provides the official terminology used throughout the Control Manager documentation:



Administrator (or Control Manager administrator)

The person managing the Control Manager server


The managed product program installed on an endpoint


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

Control Manager console, web console, or management console

The web-based user interface for accessing, configuring, and managing a Control Manager


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

Managed endpoint

The endpoint where the managed product agent is installed

Managed product

A Trend Micro product that integrates with Control Manager

Managed server

The endpoint where the managed product is installed


The endpoint where the Control Manager server is installed

Security risk

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

Product service

Control Manager services hosted through Microsoft Management Console (MMC).


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