McAfee Endpoint Encryption for PC Demoed On Stage by Intel CEO Paul Otellini
SAN FRANCISCO, September 22, 2009 - McAfee, Inc. (NYSE:MFE) Endpoint Encryption for PC was shown running on the Intel® 2010 platform at the Intel Developer Forum. The demo took place during Intel CEO Paul Otellini’s keynote where he showed how the combination of McAfee and Intel –based technologies allow for significant performance improvements.
In future releases, current plans are that McAfee Endpoint Encryption for PC will check for the presence of Intel AES-NI (Advanced Encryption Standard – New Instructions) and once identified the combination of technologies is expected to lead to faster run times, thus enhancing PC performance. The Intel 2010 platforms deliver best-in-class performance, manageability, and security.
“McAfee is committed to providing superior encryption across a variety of environments,” said Mike Siegel, senior director of product management for data protection at McAfee. “McAfee and Intel are collaborating to provide next generation encryption capabilities. This allows customers to maximize their PC’s performance without compromising the security of their data.”
McAfee will be in the Intel® vPro™ Technology Community booth #332. The Pro Community is Intel’s central demo area for business and mobile computing platforms featuring next-generation Intel® vPro™ technology which address the manageability and security issues facing businesses.
Intel is a platinum sponsor at McAfee’s annual security conference, FOCUS 09 which will take place October 6-9 at the Palazzo Resort-Hotel-Casino in Las Vegas. Attendees will be able to learn more about McAfee and Intel’s joint efforts during break out sessions and exhibits on the expo floor.
Intel Developer Forum (IDF), held every year, allows brilliant minds to meet, collaborate, and learn from one another. The event offers an invaluable opportunity to hear major announcements and get critical job training. Attendees can ask questions and get answers from Intel Fellows and top engineers who come equipped with extensive knowledge on next generation processor technologies. http://www.intel.com/idf/
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