How to move the FEP Databases and the CM Site Database

by Jeramy Skidmore You can move the Configuration Manager site database and associated Forefront Endpoint Protection (FEP) databases after setup has completed to a different SQL Server computer system by: Backing up the FEP data warehouse (FEPDW_<sitecode>) Backing up the Configuration Manager Site Database (SMS_<sitecode>) Uninstalling the FEP reporting component Restoring the site database and…


Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 Update Rollup 1

 By Adwait Joshi Hello, An Update Rollup for Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 is now available here: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=223229 .  In addition to hotfixes, this Update also includes some important changes to note: Support for Windows Embedded 7 platforms:  With this update, the FEP client software is supported on certain Windows Embedded 7 platforms (including Windows Thin…


Reporting Workbooks

Hello! A while back we posted a reporting workbook for the Forefront Endpoint Protection Security Management Pack. This workbook allows you to connect to your FEP Security Management Pack database and create custom reports based on the data contained within the database. We have a new addition to this – a workbook you can use to create…


FEP Capacity Planning Worksheet

Greetings! Attached to this blog post is the FEP Datawarehouse Space Capacity Planning worksheet. You can use this worksheet to help estimate the amount of disk space needed based on the following values: Number of client computers in your FEP 2010 deployment The number of days to retain data (the retention period) The average number…