Yesterday, we released beta versions of the next generation of Forefront Security for Exchange Server and Forefront Security for SharePoint products. We’ve made significant investments in improving how you can deploy, manage, protect, monitor and troubleshoot your messaging and collaboration environments with Forefront, and these beta releases are meant to give you an idea of what to expect with the next versions of these products.
One of the most important additions to these next-gen versions is the integration with the Forefront code name “
You’ll see the integration with our new Stirling console beginning with the beta of Forefront Security for Exchange Server – Forefront Security for SharePoint integration with the
Finally, this early beta release will showcase the new Powershell support we’ve built pervasively into both products. We consistently hear from customers the desire for programmatic interfaces that will allow them to integrate some aspects of managing their Forefront Security environments with their existing infrastructure. With this release you will have new options for retrieving incident logs and quarantine data, as well as configuring system settings via Powershell.
You can check out the new beta releases here. Take it for a test drive and send us your feedback… we want to hear from you. Additionally, please stay tuned to this site as this is where we will unveil many more new Forefront Server features over the coming months!
Product Unit Manager
Forefront Server Security
Microsoft Long Island Development Center