Applies to: Exchange Server 2013

Topic Last Modified: 2012-09-19

Exchange Online Protection (EOP) is the next version of Forefront Online Protection for Exchange (FOPE). EOP anti-spam protection features are included in Exchange Online. Both products are in development and information is subject to change.

The following are benefits of using Exchange anti-spam protection in the cloud (Microsoft Exchange Online or Microsoft Exchange Online Protection) as opposed to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, which has the same built-in anti-spam capabilities as Microsoft Exchange Server 2010: