McAfee OEM Alliances

Become an OEM Partner

Build security directly into your products

With security threats on the rise and industry regulations expanding to keep pace, it’s hard to be sure that your product or service is truly secure and compliant. But partner with McAfee and you can add the robust, up-to-date security that your customers demand and deserve.


The McAfee OEM Alliance program puts McAfee expertise at your service — and puts industry-leading McAfee protection into a broad spectrum of existing and emerging products for endpoints, servers, data, and the network. This coverage includes embedded devices spread across a wide range of industries, including retail, healthcare, energy, and financial services.

As a McAfee OEM Alliance partner, you can count on McAfee’s robust protection, deep experience, and 24/7 threat-blocking vigilance. By embedding or reselling McAfee security, you better serve your customers and gain a distinct advantage over your competition.

Key Benefits

What’s in it for you?
When you work with McAfee as an OEM Alliance partner, we help you assess your needs and create a tailor-made solution. In particular, we offer you:

Margin Advantage — Access a number of sales incentive programs with predictable and consistent earning expectations. Many of these programs can be used together and allow our resellers to manage their margin with McAfee.

  • Technical design teams to assist you with analysis, integration, and development
  • Business development expertise to assist with go-to-market strategy and execution
  • Access to a rich array of tools, such as product collateral, training materials, and market research to help you better market your product or service
  • Assistance in creating your marketing materials for print and the web
  • Dedicated partner technical support for prompt answers to questions 24/7
  • The worldwide 24/7 vigilance of McAfee Labs, our top-ranked global research team that spots existing and emerging threats and provides remediation to keep you ahead of hackers and exploits

Products & Services

Discover what McAfee can do for your business

Because each field presents unique security challenges, McAfee offers a full spectrum of solutions. To find out how we can help you, look at the left-hand column below to locate your industry, and then skim across to see what we offer.

Find Your Field:Find Our Solution:
OEM Product or ServiceMcAfee Embedded SecurityMcAfee Anti-Virus SDK (VirusScan)McAfee Trusted Source (McAfee SmartFilter)McAfee Network SecurityMcAfee Data Protection
Automated Teller Machines (ATMs)
Because ATMs must sustain a secure, highly available, and PCI-compliant environment, McAfee delivers zero-day threat protection throughout the ATM lifecycle.
Because advanced systems including navigation are common today in both consumer and commercial transportation industries, McAfee secures these systems from malware and unauthorized modification.
Communication Devices
Communication devices are now becoming computing devices, and McAfee secures these devices just as we secure traditional computing systems.
Cloud Computing
As data center resources move out to the cloud, McAfee moves with them, delivering security to cloud service providers and their customers.

Energy/Smart Grid/SCADA
Smart grid systems face the same challenges as traditional embedded systems. McAfee ensures these systems sustain availability, security, and compliance.


Gaming Systems
Because advanced gaming systems rely on embedded operating systems that are threatened by malware and unauthorized changes, McAfee secures these systems and enforces software change policies.


Managed Security Service Providers/Telcos (MSSP/MSP)
MSPs take the security burden off the enterprise customer. McAfee helps these OEMs bolster their protections while cutting their costs.


Medical Devices
Medical devices that run embedded operating systems must sustain high availability, performance, and compliance. McAfee provides transparent security and control for these devices.


Multifunction Devices (MFD) (printers, scanners, etc.)
MFD OEMs need to maintain device accountability, increase device longevity, and sustain compliance with PCI, HIPAA, and federal regulations. McAfee provides zero-day threat protection and control for these devices.


Network Equipment
Network equipment devices, such as switches and routers, are most secure when robust protection is built in from the start. This is where McAfee comes in.


Point-of-Sale (POS) Systems
Because retailers must meet PCI compliance across POS systems running embedded operating systems, McAfee helps POS OEMs ship a secure, PCI-compliant device to retailers.


Process Control
Process control solutions are often found in front of assembly lines, and as with other fixed-function systems, availability and control are essential. McAfee prevents unwanted changes to these systems.


Secure Gateway & Messaging
Secure gateway and messaging devices provide specific security functions alongside other network equipment at the perimeter. McAfee provides the security elements for these devices.


Storage & Removable Media (USB)
Storage servers and USB drives require protection from tampering, malware, and unauthorized access and change. McAfee secures these devices with anti-virus, encryption, and embedded security technology.


Partner Directory

McAfee has more than 130 OEM Alliance partners that embed McAfee technology with products or services to better support customers and gain a distinct advantage over the competition. This is a partial list of McAfee OEM Alliance partners.

OEM PartnerDescription
Advantech, the embedded platform and integration services provider, utilizes McAfee technology for its embedded platforms.
ADP Dealer Services provides integrated computing solutions with McAfee anti-virus technology to nearly 25,500 auto, truck, motorcycle, marine, and recreational vehicle dealers across the globe.
The Arrow OEM Computing Solution offers global logistics, integrations, and suppliers that offer best-in-class hardware and software. Arrow is a valued distributor that offers McAfee Embedded Security Solutions.
Avnet Embedded, part of the Avnet Electronics Marketing division of Avnet, Inc., focuses on providing a full suite of embedded solutions — from storage, computing, software and networking products, to disk drives, flat panels, and embedded boards from industry-leading suppliers. Avnet Embedded is a value added distributor that offers McAfee Embedded Security Solutions.
Axway, a leading provider of secure Internet communication solutions, embeds McAfee's anti-virus technology in its messaging applications.
BowBridge Software, a leading provider of content security solutions for SAP applications, and McAfee join forces to protect business-critical infrastructure from malware and other content security threats.
Bsquare is a global leader of embedded software solutions and valued distributor that offers McAfee Embedded Security Solutions.
Bytware is the technological leader in iSeries solutions. The Bytware StandGuard Anti-Virus brings the power of McAfee to the IBM eServer iSeries and Linux.
Cisco IronPort
Cisco IronPort email and web security products include the industry-leading McAfee anti-virus scanning engine to help businesses manage and protect mission-critical networks from Internet threats.
CommuniGate Systems integrates McAfee anti-virus protection with its carrier-class Internet communications software for broadband and mobile service providers, enterprises, universities, and OEM partners.
CORE Security
CORE Security is the leading provider of predictive security intelligence solutions for over 1,400 enterprises and government organizations.
GFI is a leading provider of Microsoft Windows-based security and communications software, integrating the McAfee Olympus scanning engine in its GFI MailEssentials product for Exchange and other mail servers.
Google Postini
Google Postini, a provider of integrated email security and archiving, has integrated the McAfee award-winning anti-virus scan engine in its offerings.
MailWatch from Infocrossing, integrates McAfee anti-virus technology as part of its leading virus protection, spam control, and content filtering service, protecting corporate networks worldwide.
Iomega, an EMC company (NYSE: EMC) and a global leader in data protection, has incorporated McAfee VirusScan Enterprise to all Iomega StorCenter PX series network storage products.
iPolicy integrates McAfee WebShield ASaP technology for anti-virus protection with the ipEnforcer System, which provides multigigabit network-based security and performance.
MDS Pacific provides leading edge embedded solutions, leveraging McAfee technologies.
Merge Healthcare
Confirma, now part of Merge Healthcare, has integrated McAfee Embedded Security software with its CADstream™ system to improve uptime, increase security, and reduce maintenance costs.
Messaging Architects helps organizations that use Novell GroupWise be more responsive and productive. McAfee’s anti-virus scanning engine is integrated with the GWGuardian messaging firewall.
NCR has standardized on McAfee Embedded Security to protect its ATMs from malware and unauthorized changes, ensuring PCI compliance.
NEC Infrontia
NEC Infrontia, an NEC company, has integrated McAfee Embedded Security software as the foundation for security, control, and compliance on its point-of-sale (POS) systems.
NMGI’s DoubleCheck Email Manager with the McAfee anti-virus scanning engine provides award-winning anti-spam, anti-virus, anti-phishing, content filtering, and reporting applications.
Polycom and McAfee define the future of security for unified communications, offering the first and only appliance-based conferencing infrastructure solution for the federal government that natively integrates advanced anti-virus scanning. The solution protects mission-critical services from malware and viruses, while decreasing operational disruptions.
Proofpoint provides messaging security solutions for large enterprises. The Proofpoint Virus Protection module, powered by the McAfee anti-virus engine, stops malware at the email gateway.
Retalix, a global provider of software solutions for retailers and distributors, integrates McAfee Embedded Security software with the Retalix StorePoint and StoreLine point-of-sale (POS) solutions.
SanDisk, the world's largest supplier of flash storage cards, teams with McAfee to secure USB flash drives from malware infection and data loss.
S & C Electric Company
S&C Electric Company, a smart grid leader shaping the future of reliable electric delivery, leverages McAfee’s application control software into S&C’s PC-based control platforms.
ScriptPro develops, provides, and supports state-of-the-art, robotics-based management and workflow systems for pharmacies. ScriptPro includes McAfee anti-virus scanning technology.
Sendmail is a global provider of enterprise solutions for secure, dependable, and compliant messaging, integrating McAfee anti-virus scanning with its Sentrion and Mailstream product lines.
Sharp uses McAfee Embedded Security software to prevent unauthorized changes and code from executing on Sharp’s multifunction printers (MFPs).
SoftLayer SoftLayer, the innovation leader in on-demand web hosting and data center services, is using McAfee VirusScan and McAfee Total Protection to provide customers a world-class security suite. Softlayer delivers cloud-based, dedicated, and seamlessly integrated computing environments on a fully automated platform.
SonicWALL SonicWALL's email security includes McAfee technology to protect organizations against inbound and outbound threats, including spam, phishing, viruses, directory harvest attacks, and policy violations.
Thecus Thecus, an innovative developer of digital storage solutions, and McAfee team up to provide protection to NAS devices.
Sewar Technologies
Sewar Technologies develops and markets WireFilter Internet security and parental control solutions that enable broadband and mobile service providers to offer intelligent, personalized Internet security value-added services for both home and business subscribers.
Xerox is the world’s leading enterprise for business process and document management. Their technologies, expertise and services enable your business to operate more efficiently and effectively. Xerox and McAfee have teamed up to deliver a new level of protection on their multifunctional printers.
Yokogawa is a leader in pioneering the development of distributed control systems for the monitoring and control of processes in a broad range of production facilities. The combination of McAfee's expertise with Yokogawa's domain knowledge provides a more holistic approach resulting in the provision of more value-added industrial automation solutions.