I'm very tempted to give this a try. If it's not buggy it seems to be a pretty good set and forget option for the family. Potentially better than Sophos, for a group of family computers. I like using ESET, but I'm not going to bother my wife messing with setting up HIPS on her computer.
Don't forget you can get a decent discount through TPSC's channel. He like his affiliate links.
Edit: Never mind, looks like his links are dead now.
The fact Bitdefender is mostly automated is why I have it on my father-in-law's computer. Good protection and a lot you can do remotely via Central... considering he lives around 1600 kilometers away from me and does not understand computers at all it's clear why these characteristics were interesting i)