Offers Integrated Protection, Optimized Virtualization Security and Enables Consumerization of IT
LAS VEGAS, October 12, 2010 - FOCUS 2010 – McAfee, Inc. (NYSE: MFE), today announced as part of its Security Connected initiative, the industry’s broadest endpoint security solution, uniquely integrated into a single management platform to keep organizations one step ahead. McAfee Endpoint Security 9 provides strong endpoint and data protection for any device, to secure corporate assets with best-in-class security without impeding critical systems and processes.
Today businesses face an increasingly complex IT agenda. Often organizations have disparate layers of security, disconnected security management processes and a multitude of corporate and employee-owned devices to manage and protect as well as securing physical and virtual environments. IT struggles with balancing protection and enabling the business. To address this challenge McAfee offers companies comprehensive protection for desktops, laptops, tablets, servers, storage, virtual machines, mobile and embedded systems, specifically optimized for each of these environments.
“The McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator security management platform allows us to connect the different parts of McAfee security technologies to make more intelligent decisions about managing our security which ultimately improves our protection across our infrastructure,” said Eugene Fredriksen, global information security officer, at Tyco International. “The solutions from McAfee make it an easy choice to lock down our environment.”
McAfee Endpoint Security Platform Key New Features and Benefits
Organizations continue to face a “perfect storm” characterized by escalating attacks and having to manage increasingly complex IT environments. Organizations must move at the speed of business, while IT security budgets have remained relatively flat. Consequently, many organizations deploy security solutions from multiple vendors, which increases the cost of security and negatively impacts effectiveness. McAfee Endpoint Security Platform 9 delivers “faster-time-to-protection” through intelligent connected security, allowing businesses to experience the following benefits:
For more information about McAfee Endpoint Security visit www.mcafee.com/endpointsecurity.
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1 McAfee Users Have Lower TCO for Endpoint Security, Endpoint Management – Aberdeen Group, Sept. 2009
2 McAfee internal testing comparison of VirusScan Enterprise 8.8 vs. VirusScan Enterprise 8.7i; August 2010