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Bitdefender GravityZone Enterprise Security
Endpoint security fit for your offices, datacenters and public cloud

Bitdefender GravityZone Enterprise Security


GravityZone is built from the ground up for virtualization and cloud to deliver business security services to physical endpoints, mobile devices, virtual machines in private, public cloud and Exchange mail servers.

GravityZone Enterprise Security provides flexible licensing options to fit the protection needs of your offices, datacenters and public cloud. All security services are delivered from one virtual appliance to install on premise covering all endpoints across your environment.

Bitdefender GravityZone Enterprise Security

Security for Virtualized Environments

Security service for virtual machines, virtualized datacenters and cloud instances delivered by the GravityZone on premise console.

Security for Exchange

Security service for Microsoft Exchange mail servers, delivered by the GravityZone on premise console.

Security for Endpoints

Security service for physical workstations, embedded devices and servers delivered by the GravityZone On Premise console.

Security for Mobile

Extend your security policies to mobile devices

Unfollow the Traditional

Unlike traditional solutions that patch together pre-virtualization and pre-cloud Windows applications, Bitdefender GravityZone combines all the security services an organization needs into a single delivery platform to reduce your cost of building a trusted environment for all endpoints.


Intelligent deployment

Executed in minutes, not days. Self-configuring kit streamlines deployment from desktop to datacenter to cloud.

Eliminate protection gaps

Environment-aware agent secures all types of endpoints: physical, virtual and cloud-based.

Manage risks while optimizing virtual and physical performance resource

Offload security tasks from local machine to security virtual appliances for all types of endpoints in the datacenter and for laptops and desktops.

Faster immunity to attacks

Employs the Bitdefender Global Protective Network technology on all endpoints within three seconds of detection of a new threat anywhere in the world.


One application

Delivering security services to physical endpoints, mobile devices, Exchange mail servers and virtual machines in private and public cloud;

One console

Offering easy centralized management, easy deployment and enforcement of security policies to any type and number of endpoints, in any location;

One architecture

Enabling full visibility and control in the datacenter and companywide through integration with Active Directory, VMware and Citrix hypervisors;

One agent

Covering any combination of virtualization platforms, cloud providers, operation systems and physical devices;

Multiple layers of security

For endpoints: antivirus and antimalware with behavioral monitoring, zero-day threat protection, through advanced anti-exploit detection, powerful anti-ransomware defense, application control and sandboxing, firewall, device control and content control with anti-phishing and antispam for Exchange mail servers.

Multiple anti-ransomware defense

Bitdefender has a layered approach in catching ransomware, through similarity-based detection, Using advanced behavior-based technologies, Bitdefender detected 99% of unknown threats in independent trials run by reputed independent testing organization, AV-Comparatives. Bitdefender also has two additional anti-ransomware defense layers – a blacklist of 2.8 million samples and rising, and a vaccine that can immunize devices against the encryption process.

Universal coverage:

  • Any endpoint: physical, virtual and cloud;
  • Any form factor: workstation, server, embedded, mobile;
  • Any OS: Windows, Linux, Mac;
  • Any virtualization platform: VMware, Citrix, Microsoft Hyper-V, KVM, Oracle;
  • Organizations of any size: scales from tens to millions of endpoints just by cloning virtual appliances;
  • Any environment: datacenters, local area networks, wide area networks, private cloud, public cloud and hybrid cloud;
  • Tightly integrates with VMware NSX;

Smart centralized scanning employs

Centralized security servers, where most antimalware processes take place after offloading from each protected physical or virtual machine.

System Requirements:

Security Services Delivered by GravityZone Enterprise Security On-Premise Installation

Protected System and Platforms

Security for Virtualized Environments Security for Endpoints Security for Exchange Security for Mobile
Guest OS:
  • Windows
  • Oracle Solaris
  • Linux

All virtualization platforms:

  • VMware
  • Citrix
  • Hyper-V
  • Linux Red Hat
  • Oracle VM
Server OS:
  • Windows
  • Linux

Workstation OS:

  • Windows
  • Mac
  • Linux

Tablet and embedded OS:

  • Windows Embedded
  • Windows XP Tablet PC
Mail Servers:
  • Exchange 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016
  • Physical and virtual servers
  • Roles: Edge, Hub and Mailbox
  • Protocols: SMTP, MAPI, Exchange ActiveSync
Mobile platforms:
  • Apple iPhones and iPad tablets
  • Google Android smartphones and tablets

Widest Virtualization and Operation Systems Coverage Through Technology Partnerships

Integration with VMware

  • VMware vSphere 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.5, 6.0 with VMware vCenter Server 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.5, 6.0
  • VMware View 5.0, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3
  • VMware Workstation 8.0.6, 9.x, 10.x, 11.x
  • VMware Player 5.x, 6.x, 7.x
  • ESXi 4.1 (build 433742 or higher), 5.0 (build 474610 or higher), 5.1, 5.5, 6.0
  • vCenter Server 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.5, 6.0
  • vCloud Networking and Security 5.5.1, 5.5.2, 5.5.3, 5.5.4
  • vShield Manager 5.0, 5.1, 5.5
  • vShield Endpoint
  • VMware Tools 8.6.0 build 446312 or higher

Integration with VMware NSX Requirements:

  • ESXi 6.0 or later for each server
  • vCenter Server 6.0 or later
  • NSX Manager 6.2.4 or later
  • VMware Tools 10.0.9 or later

Integration with Citrix

  • Citrix XenServer 5.5, 5.6, 6.0, 6.2, 6.5, 7.0 (including Xen Hypervisor)
  • Citrix XenDesktop 5.0, 5.5, 5.6, 7, 7.1, 7.5, 7.6, 7.7, 7.8, 7.9,
  • Citrix XenApp 6.5, 7.5, 7.6, 7.8, 7.9, Citrix VDI-in-a-Box 5.x


  • Hyper-V Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2 or Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2 (including Hyper-V Hypervisor)


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.0 (including KVM Hypervisor)


  • Oracle VM 3.0

Operating Systems Coverage

Workstation Operating Systems:

  • Vista (SP1, SP2), 7, 8, 8.1, 10, 10 TH2

Server operating systems:

  • Windows Home Server, Small Business Server (SBS), 2008, 2011, Windows Server, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2

Tablet and embedded operating systems:

  • XP Tablet PC Edition, XP Embedded with SP 2, Standard 2009, POSReady 2009, Enterprise 7, POSReady 7, Compact 7, Standard 7, 8 Standard, 8.1 Industry


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux / CentOS 5.6 or higher
  • Ubuntu 12.04 LTS or higher
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 or higher
  • OpenSUSE 11 or higher
  • Fedora 16 or higher
  • Debian 7.0 or higher
  • Oracle Solaris 11, 10 (only in VMware vShield environments)
  • Oracle Linux 6.3 or higher

Mac OS X:

  • 10.11.x, 10.10.x, 10.9.x

Oracle Solaris:

  • 11, 10


  • iOS Apple iPhone and iPad (5.1+) (only in VMware vShield environments), Google Android (2.2+)


Download the Bitdefender GravityZone Enterprise Security Datasheet (.PDF)