FOCUS 08, LAS VEGAS - Oct. 21, 2008 -McAfee, Inc. (NYSE: MFE) today unveiled a new award program designed to recognize technology partners who have demonstrated innovation in integrating solutions with McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator® (ePO™). The Most Innovative Technology award is presented annually to the McAfee® Security Innovation Alliance™ (SIA) partner that most creatively leverages ePO to deliver joint customer value.
The award was announced October 20 at the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance Developer Conference, which is a one-day event being held in conjunction with McAfee FOCUS 08, McAfee's annual user conference. This year's award will be given to SenSage Inc., which provides in-depth reports on event and log data from virtually any McAfee product and publishes them directly into ePO dashboards.
"Our customers are looking for a single management console to integrate their security solutions," said Jim Pflaging, president and chief executive officer, SenSage. "The McAfee ePolicy Ochestrator software was a natural since it's the security portal of choice for most of our customers and it offers a simple, open standards-based integration layer. Now, customers have access to in-depth reporting on log data from virtually any McAfee product and published reports directly into ePO dashboards. We're looking forward to working together to bring additional innovation to the marketplace."
"McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator software is a tremendous platform for innovation and our partners continue to leverage it to enhance their own solutions and create joint customer value," said Joe Gottlieb, vice president of corporate strategy and technology alliances, McAfee. "Our choice was a difficult one due to the number of great candidates but we're pleased to name SenSage our 2008 Most Innovative Technology Partner. They demonstrated fresh thinking, rare initiative and a solutions orientation in providing customers with summary status of the installed McAfee products and seamless access to event and log data reporting from within McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator software. Our joint solution makes it easy for users to extend the value of their investments in security and compliance."
McAfee ePO software is the first platform that lets enterprises and governments centrally manage security and compliance products from multiple vendors, offering unprecedented cost savings and return on investment. With more than 35,000 customers and managing more than 60 million PCs and servers, this unique platform is helping McAfee SIA partners to extend their reach and create complementary functionality.
The McAfee Security Innovation Alliance is a technology partnering program that accelerates the development of interoperable security products and simplifies the integration of those products with complex customer environments. For more information on the McAfee SIA and the Most Innovative Technology Partner Awards program, please visit: http://www.mcafee.com/sia.
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