This knowledge base article describes the key steps on how to activate a new Sophos Central account, or migrate from an existing Sophos on-premise solution to Sophos Central.
The following sections are covered:
Applies to the following Sophos products and versions Sophos Central
Visit the Sophos Central Free Trial page to create a Sophos Central account. If you have an existing Sophos licence but is looking to move to Sophos Central, you will first get a fully functioning Sophos Central trial version, which you or your Sophos Partner can later convert to your chosen license. For details on the various licences available, take a look at the Intercept X & Central Endpoint Protection Overview pdf.
To purchase a Sophos Central license, visit the How to Buy page.
A video on how to get a Sophos Central account, and how to apply the License Key is also available.
To understand and use the deployment method that best fits your environment and users, take a look at the KBA Sophos Central: Endpoint protection deployment methods.
For those who are already using a Sophos on-premise solution, Sophos has a migration tool that can move the on-premise endpoints to Sophos Central. This tool can be found in the KBA Sophos Central Migration articles, documentation and resources.
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