McAfee Enterprise Log Manager

Intelligent log management

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Reduce compliance costs with automated log collection, storage, and management

McAfee Enterprise Log Manager collects, compresses, signs, and stores all original events with a clear audit trail of activity that can’t be repudiated.

Comprehensive log collection and management

Universal event log collection and retention meets compliance requirements and supports chain of custody and forensics.

Flexible storage

Adapt storage and retention appropriate to each log source. Store logs locally or via a managed storage area network.

Rich context for analysis

Leverage built-in event log management, analysis, and search functions.

Integrated with your infrastructure

McAfee Enterprise Log Manager is an optional, integrated component of McAfee Enterprise Security Manager that advances security investigations and incident response.

Automate event log management and analysis

Intelligent event log management

McAfee Enterprise Log Manager collects logs intelligently, storing the right logs for compliance, and parsing and analyzing the right logs for security.

Meet compliance log retention requirements

Collect, sign, and store any log type in its original format to support specific compliance needs. Unaltered original log files support chain of custody and non-repudiation efforts.

Store logs locally or via a managed SAN

Customizable storage pools ensure logs are stored correctly, for the right amount of time. Choose from flexible storage options, including HDD appliance storage, and optional DAS and SAN storage.

A Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader

McAfee is a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM for the seventh year in a row.


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System requirements

McAfee Enterprise Log Manager can be deployed as a physical or virtual appliance. Specific McAfee Enterprise Log Manager models require McAfee Enterprise Security Manager (ESM) and McAfee Event Receiver (ERC). McAfee SIEM appliance specifications and descriptions are provided for information only, subject to change without notice, and provided without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied.

Model Number Deployment Local Storage1 CPU Cores System Requirements
ELM-VM AWS, Azure, HyperV, ESX, KVM, XEN Recommended 250 GB 8 8 Processor Cores, 8 GB RAM
ELM-VM-4-CORE-ADDON AWS, Azure, HyperV, ESX, KVM, XEN See footnote 2 See footnote 3 Per 4 Core Add-on, 16 GB RAM

Model Number Appliance Size Local Storage1 CPU Cores System Requirements
ELM-SSD-5 2U 5.6 TB SSD 28 Requires ESM and ERC
ELM-5700 2U 32 TB + 800 GB SSD 20 Requires ESM and ERC
ELM-6050 2U 40 TB + 800 GB SSD 28 Requires ESM and ERC

1Usable event and flow data storage capacity will vary by customer event types, event rates, software version, and other factors.
2Space should be calculated based on the customer retention requirements. It is recommended that VMs have dedicated SSD storage to reach higher ingestion and query performance.
3Option to expand ELM-VM in 4-core increments up to 32-core maximum.

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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management

Gartner names McAfee as a Magic Quadrant Leader for SIEM. The Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM is a research tool for enterprise security buyers to review and assess which vendors best meet their needs.

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McAfee Enterprise Log Manager

McAfee Enterprise Log Manager is a SIEM tool that automates log collection, storage, and management.

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This remains the top SIEM available.
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