Security Software
Perfect for Education

Free Your Budget

Get the security you need and shift your valuable IT budget to better use.

Cover Everyone without Compromise

Avast, the world’s most-trusted security, keeps your faculty, staff, and students protected in real-time.

Manage Anywhere

Monitor your entire school network from an intuitive cloud-based console. Get alerts, status reports and fixes where you are.

Secure Your School Today
And Save BIG

What will you do with the money you save?

Avast for Business

Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition

McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection Suite

Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business

$1,350.00* $1,442.00* $1,970.00**
Antivirus & anti-malware

Avast Deep screen technology and secure https scanning detects hidden threats or threats no one has even heard of yet

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Instant alerts and notifications

Get immediate notifications of security alerts and review status reports

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File server protection

Powerful server antivirus secures and accelerates the flow of data within your organization

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Device Grouping

Apply settings, or updates to all the devices in the group without having to update the settings for each device individually

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Boot-time scanning

Detects malware buried deep in your computer’s start-up process

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Browser Cleanup

Deletes pesky and unwanted toolbars and plug-ins from your browser(s)

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* All prices above as of Q1 2015 ** Price is equivalent of purchasing two 25-PC licenses.

Yes, your network can run it.

A minimum of Windows XP (with SP2) needs to be installed. Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 and even 10 are fully supported (unless your device runs the Starter or RT edition) in both the 32- and 64-bit variant. A 10-year old Pentium 3 processor will do, with 128 MB RAM and 1 GB of hard-drive space. Now imagine the stellar performance with your new hardware!

  • OSX (any stable version)
  • 128 MB of RAM and 750MB of disk space
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and 2003 R2 (any edition with the latest Service Pack, 32-bit or 64-bit, incl. Small Business Server)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 (any edition with the latest Service Pack, 32-bit or 64-bit, incl. Small Business Server, except Server Core)
  • Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 (any edition with the latest Service Pack, x64bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and Server 2012 R2 (any edition with the latest Service Pack, x64bit, incl. Small Business Server/Essentials, except Server Core)
  • Microsoft SharePoint Server 2003/2007/2010/2013
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2003/2007/2010/2013. Avast antispam is available for Microsoft Exchange Server 2007/2010/2013
  • 512 MB or above if running Microsoft Windows Server 2008 or higher (depends on OS requirements and other third-party software installed)
  • Intel Pentium III compatible processor or above (depends on OS requirements and other third-party software installed)
  • 1GB free hard disk space
Now Available Worldwide

Now Available Worldwide!

The Avast Free for Education program currently protects more than 7 million educational devices in the US. Now, Avast for Business makes the latest business-class security available for education institutions worldwide.

“The cloud interface is a big step up from the old days of local server-based antivirus management, particularly since our school uses Macs. I’ve migrated all of our management tools to web-based versions. Having Avast in the fold with everything else is nice.”

- Greg Moore
Hope Public Schools
Hope, Arkansas

“When I started here, we had Norton and each computer had its own individual license. It was a nightmare. I switched all of the school’s computers to the free Avast consumer product. When I heard there was a free business solution and that it had a centralized management dashboard I knew we had to have it.”

- Dale Kvittem-Barr
Peace Lutheran Church and School
Peoria, Arizona

Get Started

1. Create Account

Visit registration page and create your account.

2. Add Devices

Download security software to your PC.

3. Install

Install Avast for Business security software on all PCs, Macs and Servers in your network.

4. Activate Devices

Visit your administrative console in the cloud and activate all devices.

5. You're Protected!

Enjoy your easy-to-manage business-class protection

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