Control Manager - Centralized Visibility and Investigation

Lower the burden on IT and improve your security posture

Key Features

Centralized visibility and investigation

Monitor and rapidly understand your security posture, identify threats, and respond to incidents across your enterprise.

  • Ensure consistent data and threat protection policies across endpoints, servers, networks, web and email whether on-premises or in the cloud.
  • Security operations dashboards that integrate with Active Directory provide user-based and timeline-based views of security incidents, to easily understand the full context and timeline of a threat.
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Prioritized dashboards and customizable reporting

With so much information coming at your administrators, it is difficult to figure out what needs action first – Control Manager makes it easy.

  • Real-time, drill-down dashboards leverage innovative heat-maps to give you an intuitive understanding of your endpoint compliance and threats and allow you to quickly identify and respond to the most critical incidents first.
  • Simple, standard, and custom reporting gives you the information you need to ensure compliance and facilitate internal IT audit requirements.
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Connected threat defense

Threat protection is a continuous cycle of protect, detect and respond, where your security posture continuously adapts with the sharing of real-time threat intelligence amongst the various layers of security.

  • Delivers faster time to protection by sharing real-time threat intelligence with all security layers.
  • Identify where a threat has spread and the full context and extent of an attack.
  • Access to the Trend Micro Threat Connect database delivers actionable threat intelligence.
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Control Manager Datasheet


Server Hardware Requirements

  • Processor: Minimum 2.3 GHz Intel™ Core™ i5 or compatible CPU; AMD™ 64 processor; Intel 64 processor
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM minimum
  • Available Disk Space: 80 GB minimum (SAS disk type)
Software Requirements

Operating system

  • Microsoft™ Windows™ Server 2008 Standard/Enterprise Edition with SP2
  • Windows Server 2008 (R2), Standard/Enterprise/Datacenter Edition with SP1
  • Windows Server 2012 Standard/Datacenter Edition (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 (R2) Standard/Datacenter Edition (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2016 Standard/Datacenter Edition (64-bit)

Web Console

  • Processor: 300 Mhz Intel™ Pentium™ processor or equivalent
  • RAM: 128 MB minimum
  • Available disk space: 30 MB minimum
  • Browers: Microsoft Internet Explorer™ 11, Microsoft Edge™, Google Chrome (Note: When using Internet Explorer or Edge, please turn off “Compatibility View”)
  • Other: Monitor that supports 1366 x 768 resolution at 256 colors or higher | Adobe™ Flash™ 8 or later

Database Software

  • SQL Server 2008 Express with SP4
  • SQL Server 2008 (R2) Standard/Enterprise with SP3
  • SQL Server 2008 Standard/Enterprise with SP4
  • SQL Server 2012 Express with SP3
  • SQL Server 2012 Standard/Enterprise with SP3
  • SQL Server 2014 Express with SP2
  • SQL Server 2014 Standard/Enterprise with SP2
  • SQL Server 2016 Express with/without SP1
  • SQL Server 2016 Standard/Enterprise with/without SP1
Virtualization Support
Control Manager provides support for virtual platforms that are supported by the installed operating system

Improve visibility and protection

Centralized security management will help you bridge the IT silos that often separate layers of protection and deployment models. This type of connected, centralized approach improves visibility and protection, reduces complexity, and eliminates redundant and repetitive tasks in security administration—all of which make your organization more secure and your life easier.

Lower the burden on IT

Lower security management costs by saving time and reducing IT workload.


Eliminate security gaps

Reduce risk by ensuring consistent security policies.


Faster time to protection

The automatic sharing of threat intelligence, reduces the need for IT intervention, and adapts your security posture more quickly.


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What Customers Say

Rush University 

 “It would sometimes take us a day to two to figure out where the attack was coming from, involving lots of resources to correlate that data. After switching to Trend Micro, we’ve been able to identify the attack and the sources almost instantaneously.” ...more

Jaime Parent,
Associate CIO, Vice President IT Operations at Rush University Medical Center

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