PassMark Software® conducted objective performance testing on eight (8) security software products, on Windows 7 Ultimate Edition (64-bit) during January 2013. This report presents our results and findings as a result of performance benchmark testing conducted for these endpoint security products.
The aim of this benchmark was to compare the performance impact of Webroot’s SecureAnywhere Business Endpoint Protection product with seven (7) competitor products.
Testing was performed on all products using thirteen (13) performance metrics. These performance metrics are as follows.
? Installation Time;
? Installation Size;
? Boot Time;
? CPU Usage during Idle;
? CPU Usage during Scan;
? Memory Usage during System Idle;
? Memory Usage during Initial Scan;
? Scheduled Scan Time;
? Browse Time;
? File Copy, Move, and Delete;
? File Compression and Decompression;
? File Write, Open, and Close; and
? Network Throughput.