Think New:   Securing and Greening Your IT at The Same Time Chris Andrew | VP Security Technologies May 2010
Agenda <ul><li>Why Go Green? </li></ul><ul><li>Solution Overview </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Wake-On-LAN (WOL) </li></ul></ul><u...
Why Go Green?
Environmental Impact <ul><li>The global IT and communications industry accounts for approximately 2% of all global CO 2  e...
Financial Impact <ul><li>Energy costs –typically around 10% of an IT budget—could account for 50% of the average IT budget...
Industry Averages <ul><ul><li>The average desktop PC wastes nearly half the power it consumes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>S...
Save a Buck, Save the Planet! <ul><li>PC Energy Savings make fiscal sense </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Power savings alone </li><...
Best Practices <ul><li>Implement Power Management software </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hibernate desktops after hours </li></ul>...
Downsides to Power Management <ul><li>End User complaints </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Computer takes too long to boot </li></ul>...
The Green IT Mandate <ul><li>Save CO 2  Emissions </li></ul><ul><li>Save Money  </li></ul><ul><li>Save Waste </li></ul><ul...
Solution Overview
Solution Areas <ul><li>Wake-On-LAN </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Securing / Managing your systems </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Power Pol...
New feature included with L.E.M.S.S. 7.0 SP1:    Wake-On-LAN
Wake-On-LAN Overview <ul><li>Allow maintenance of systems that are powered down </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Patch Deployment </l...
Use of Enterprise Service Bus Platform <ul><li>First add on plug-in for the L.E.M.S.S. platform </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Inst...
 
 
 
 
 
Waking Machines by Hours Of Operation <ul><li>Use your existing agent Hours Of Operation policy </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Agen...
 
 
 
Waking Machines Using Daily Wake Times <ul><li>Use when Hours Of Operation are not established </li></ul><ul><li>Same wake...
 
 
 
 
“ Wake Now” Functionality <ul><li>Wake up any machine or set of machines </li></ul><ul><li>Process will take five or ten m...
 
 
Power Policy Wizard Requires  Lumension ® Content Wizard
Power Policy Overview <ul><li>Establish corporate wide policy </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hibernation settings </li></ul></ul><u...
 
 
 
 
 
Add-On module for L.E.M.S.S. 7.0 SP1  Power Management Reports
Power Management Reports <ul><li>Power Savings Calculator </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ What if” calculations on power usage </l...
Qualifying for a Rebate <ul><li>Step One:  Identify a plan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>E.g. Aim to have Desktop and Laptop PCs i...
Estimate Your Power Savings <ul><li>Check local Power Company requirements </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Is there a form to fill o...
Power Management Dashboard
Uptime Report <ul><li>Deploy new power management settings </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Active Directory / Domain Policy </li></u...
Energy Usage Report <ul><li>Measures estimated energy consumption </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Factors in uptime and machine type...
Demos are available in the Resource Center –  http://www.lumension.com/Products/Endpoint-Management-Security-Suite/Endpoin...
<ul><li>Global Headquarters </li></ul><ul><li>8660 E. Hartford Dr. </li></ul><ul><li>Suite 300 </li></ul><ul><li>Scottsdal...
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  • PCs and Monitors (39%)Servers, including cooling (23%)Fixed-Line Telecoms (15%)Mobile Telecoms (9%) LAN &amp; Office Telecoms (7%)Printers (6%) Source: Gartner 3
  • PCs and Monitors (39%)Servers, including cooling (23%)Fixed-Line Telecoms (15%)Mobile Telecoms (9%) LAN &amp; Office Telecoms (7%)Printers (6%) Source: Gartner 3
  • 1Source: US EPA, http://enduse.lbl.gov/info/LBNL-53729_REV.pdf; see also http://www.energystar.gov/ia/products/power_mgt/North_Thurston_Case_Study.pdf and http://www.energystar.gov/ia/partners/prod_development/revisions/downloads/computer/Computer-PowerMnmt.pdf for additional comments on the extent of power management usage
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  • You must select the checkbox enable waking endpoints using custom daily wake times defined for groups
  • Do a recalculate now to immediately figure out when endpoints should be woken up.
  • Do a recalculate now to immediately figure out when endpoints should be woken up.
  • Endpoint wake times are listed here
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  • Securing and Greening Your IT

    1. 1. Think New: Securing and Greening Your IT at The Same Time Chris Andrew | VP Security Technologies May 2010
    2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>Why Go Green? </li></ul><ul><li>Solution Overview </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Wake-On-LAN (WOL) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Power Policy Wizard </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Power Management Reports </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Q & A </li></ul>
    3. 3. Why Go Green?
    4. 4. Environmental Impact <ul><li>The global IT and communications industry accounts for approximately 2% of all global CO 2 emissions 1 </li></ul><ul><li>There are currently over 1 billion PCs, projected to be 2.25 billion by 2015 2 </li></ul><ul><li>Sources: </li></ul><ul><li>Gartner, May 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Forrester Research </li></ul>
    5. 5. Financial Impact <ul><li>Energy costs –typically around 10% of an IT budget—could account for 50% of the average IT budget in just a few years 1 </li></ul><ul><li>“ By 2010, about half of the Forbes Global 2000 companies will spend more on energy than on hardware” 2 </li></ul><ul><li>Sources: </li></ul><ul><li>Mark, Roy, House Green Lights EPA Data Centers Study, Internetnews.com (July 13, 2006) </li></ul><ul><li>Businessweek.com: CEO Guide To Green Computing. From Gartner </li></ul>
    6. 6. Industry Averages <ul><ul><li>The average desktop PC wastes nearly half the power it consumes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Servers lose approximately one-third of their power as heat </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>90% of desktops don’t use power management settings </li></ul></ul>
    7. 7. Save a Buck, Save the Planet! <ul><li>PC Energy Savings make fiscal sense </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Power savings alone </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Energy rebate programs are available </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Up to $3 per PC depending on where you live </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Save money, reduce emissions… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>This is NOT a “carbon offset” </li></ul></ul>
    8. 8. Best Practices <ul><li>Implement Power Management software </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hibernate desktops after hours </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Require a monitor-off policy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Studies show 250 to 300kWh/ year per PC </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Replace old desktops & monitors with EnergyStar rated models </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Could save 140kWh/ year per PC </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Virtualize servers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduce server count </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduce cooling requirements </li></ul></ul>
    9. 9. Downsides to Power Management <ul><li>End User complaints </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Computer takes too long to boot </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lost my work because you shutdown my PC! </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Sleeping computers cannot be managed </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Software can’t be deployed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Policies updates cannot be applied </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Remote desktop unavailable </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Can also make the network less secure </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Computers that are turned off can’t be scanned </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Patches cannot be installed to a computer that is hibernating </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AV Updates can be delayed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Security Policies cannot be implemented until all nodes connect </li></ul></ul>
    10. 10. The Green IT Mandate <ul><li>Save CO 2 Emissions </li></ul><ul><li>Save Money </li></ul><ul><li>Save Waste </li></ul><ul><ul><li>… without sacrificing security </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>… without loosing manageability </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>… without alienating your user base ! </li></ul></ul>
    11. 11. Solution Overview
    12. 12. Solution Areas <ul><li>Wake-On-LAN </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Securing / Managing your systems </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Power Policy Wizard </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Defining and distributing power policies for your systems </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Power Management Reports </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Qualifying for a power company rebate </li></ul></ul>
    13. 13. New feature included with L.E.M.S.S. 7.0 SP1: Wake-On-LAN
    14. 14. Wake-On-LAN Overview <ul><li>Allow maintenance of systems that are powered down </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Patch Deployment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Policy Updates </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Software Distribution </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Perform system maintenance during off hours </li></ul><ul><ul><li>No interruption to end users </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Requested feature from customers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Many of our enterprise scale customers have asked for this feature </li></ul></ul>
    15. 15. Use of Enterprise Service Bus Platform <ul><li>First add on plug-in for the L.E.M.S.S. platform </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Installs on top of L.E.M.S.S. 7.0 SP1 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wakeup requests are PUSHED to the Wakepoint </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wakepoint posts back its status and subnet ranges </li></ul></ul><ul><li>EDS Module (Server Plug in) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Server threads that read and write the Endpoint Wake Times data </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sends out the wake requests every 5 minutes </li></ul></ul><ul><li>EPS Module (aka “Wakepoint” ) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Client side module that processes the wakeup requests </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>One Wakepoint per network segment; when we ship… </li></ul></ul>
    16. 21. Waking Machines by Hours Of Operation <ul><li>Use your existing agent Hours Of Operation policy </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Agent can communicate and download patches </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ideal time to wake up is at the beginning of HOP period </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Multiple HOP times can be defined each day </li></ul></ul>
    17. 25. Waking Machines Using Daily Wake Times <ul><li>Use when Hours Of Operation are not established </li></ul><ul><li>Same wake time for every computer within a group </li></ul>
    18. 30. “ Wake Now” Functionality <ul><li>Wake up any machine or set of machines </li></ul><ul><li>Process will take five or ten minutes to execute </li></ul>
    19. 33. Power Policy Wizard Requires Lumension ® Content Wizard
    20. 34. Power Policy Overview <ul><li>Establish corporate wide policy </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hibernation settings </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Turn Off Monitor settings </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Turn Off HDD settings </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Reach all endpoints </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Deploy with GPO </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Non-domain computers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Laptops </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Enforce compliance over time </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Verify that the policy stays applied </li></ul></ul>
    21. 40. Add-On module for L.E.M.S.S. 7.0 SP1 Power Management Reports
    22. 41. Power Management Reports <ul><li>Power Savings Calculator </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ What if” calculations on power usage </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Model some power savings scenarios </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Gather information required for a rebate </li></ul><ul><ul><li>PCs under management </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Licenses installed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Power Savings </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Power Monitoring </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Measure actual endpoint uptime </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Monitor states (on/ monitor-off/ sleep,..) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Dashboard </li></ul>
    23. 42. Qualifying for a Rebate <ul><li>Step One: Identify a plan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>E.g. Aim to have Desktop and Laptop PCs idle or sleeping for 16+ hours per day, instead of running 24 x 7 x 365 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Step Two: Apply to your Power Company </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Calculate your savings </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Submit formal or informal plan </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Varies by power company </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Step Three: Implement your plan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Purchase Power Management software, etc </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Step Four: Document your results </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Receive your rebate </li></ul></ul>
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    25. 44. Estimate Your Power Savings <ul><li>Check local Power Company requirements </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Is there a form to fill out? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Is a formal plan required? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Are laptop computers eligible? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Etc… </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Calculate your power savings estimates </li></ul><ul><ul><li>By machine type </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>By power savings strategy </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Submit your application for a rebate </li></ul>
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    28. 47. Power Management Dashboard
    29. 48. Uptime Report <ul><li>Deploy new power management settings </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Active Directory / Domain Policy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Local Power Policy using Power Wizard </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Monitor uptime over time </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Uptime should decrease rapidly </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Find the groups /etc that are out of compliance </li></ul></ul>
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    32. 51. Energy Usage Report <ul><li>Measures estimated energy consumption </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Factors in uptime and machine type </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Quickly locate the groups that will save the most money </li></ul></ul>
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    35. 54. Demos are available in the Resource Center – http://www.lumension.com/Products/Endpoint-Management-Security-Suite/Endpoint-Power-Management.aspx
    36. 55. <ul><li>Global Headquarters </li></ul><ul><li>8660 E. Hartford Dr. </li></ul><ul><li>Suite 300 </li></ul><ul><li>Scottsdale, AZ 85255 </li></ul><ul><li>1.888.725.7828 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>

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