McAfee Endpoint Protection for SMB System Requirements

These are the minimum system requirements. Actual requirements will vary depending on the nature of your environment. McAfee Endpoint Protection for SMB is a suite that includes the following products.

McAfee Endpoint Security

  • Windows 8.1 Update 1
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8 (not including RT)
  • Windows 7 SP1
  • Windows Embedded Standard 7 (32-bit only)
  • Windows Vista with Service Pack (SP) 2
  • Windows Embedded for Point of Service (WEPOS, 32-bit only)
  • Windows Embedded 8 (Pro, Standard, Industry, 32-bit only)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Update 1 (64-bit only)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials/Standard/Datacenter (including Server Core mode, 64-bit only)
  • Windows Server 2012 Essentials/Standard/Datacenter (including Server Core mode, 64-bit only)
  • Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 SP2 Standard/Datacenter/Enterprise/Web (including Server Core mode)
  • Windows Storage Server 2008 and 2008 R2
  • Windows Small Business Server 2003 and 2003 R2 (32-bit only)
  • Windows Small Business Server 2008 3 (32-bit only)
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011
  • Windows Embedded Standard 2009
  • Windows Point of Service 1.1
  • Windows Point of Service Ready 2009

McAfee Device Control

McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) Server

Supported McAfee versions

  • McAfee ePO 4.6.9 and 5.1.1
  • McAfee Agent for Windows 4.8 Patch 2 and 5.0
  • McAfee Agent for Mac 4.6 Patch 3, 4.8 Patch 2, and 5.0

Operating systems

  • Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2 or later, 64-bit
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2008 SP2 or later, 32-bit and 64-bit

Hardware requirements

  • CPU: Pentium II-class or higher, 450 MHz minimum
  • RAM: 512 MB (1 GB recommended)
  • Disk space: 250 MB

Device Control Endpoint

Operating systems

  • Windows 8 and 8.1 or later Enterprise and Professional, 32-bit and 64-bit
  • Windows 7 SP1 or later Enterprise and Business editions, 32-bit and 64-bit
  • OS X Yosemite
  • OS X Mavericks
  • OS X Mountain Lion

Virtual environments

  • Citrix XenApp 6.0 or later
  • Citrix XenDesktop 5.5 or later
  • VMware View 4.6 or later

Hardware requirements

  • CPU: Pentium III, 1 GHz or faster
  • RAM: 512 MB, 1 GB (recommended)
  • Disk space: 200 MB minimum
  • Network connection: TCP/IP for remote access

Browsers

  • Google Chrome 31 or later
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or later
  • Mozilla Firefox 34 or later

McAfee Endpoint Protection for Mac

  • Mac OS Sierra (version 10.12 and later)
  • Mac OS X El Capitan (version 10.11 or later)
  • Mac OS X Yosemite (version 10.10 or later)
  • Mac OS X Mavericks (version 10.9 or later)
  • Mac OS X Mountain Lion (version 10.8 or later)

McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (On-Premise Version)

Platform Support

Server O/S: 64-bit

  • Windows Sever 2012 Release 2 (R2)
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2008 with Service Pack 2 (SP2) Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2008 for Small Business Premium
  • Windows Storage Server 2003
  • Windows Server 2003 with SP2 Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2003

Browser

  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Internet Explorer 7 and later

Network support

  • IPv4
  • IPv6

Virtual server

  • VMware ESX/ESXi 5.x and later
  • VMware ESX/ESXi 4.x
  • VMware ESX 3.5.x Update 4
  • Citrix XenServer 6.0
  • Citrix XenServer 5.5 Update 2
  • Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V

Database (32-bit and 64-bit)

  • SQL Server 2012 Express
  • SQL Server 2012
  • SQL Server 2008 with SP1/SP2/R2 Standard, Enterprise, Workgroup, Express
  • SQL Server 2005 with SP3 Standard, Enterprise, Workgroup, Express

Additional Requirements

  • 1.5 GB free disk space (2 GB recommended)
  • 1 GB RAM (2-4 GB recommended)
  • Intel Premium 4 Processor or later, 1.3 GHz or faster
  • Monitor: 1024x768, 256 color, VGA
  • NIC: 100 MB or higher
  • File System: NTFS recommended
  • Dedicated server recommended if managing more than 250 systems
  • IP Address: McAfee recommends using a static IP address

McAfee Native Encryption

  • Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) and OS X 10.8.2 (Mountain Lion)
  • Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 8.1 Update 1, Windows To Go

McAfee Security for Email Servers

McAfee Security for Microsoft Exchange

Supported Microsoft Exchange Servers

  • Exchange Server 2016
  • Exchange Server 2013
  • Exchange Server 2010
  • Exchange Server 2007
  • Exchange Server 2003

Operating systems

  • Windows Server 2012 Standard and Enterprise (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard and Enterprise (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard and Enterprise (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard and Enterprise (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2003 Standard and Enterprise (32-bit)

System requirements

  • 8 GB RAM for Microsoft Exchange 2013 and 2016
  • 4 GB RAM for Microsoft Exchange 2010
  • 2 GB RAM for Microsoft Exchange 2007
  • 256 MB RAM for Microsoft Exchange 2003
  • 740 MB of free disk space

McAfee Security for Lotus Domino on a Windows Server

Lotus Domino versions

  • 9.x (32-bit and 64-bit)
  • 8.5.x (32-bit and 64-bit)

Operating systems

  • Windows Server 2012 Standard and Enterprise (64-bit)
  • Windows 2008 Server with Service Pack (SP) 2
  • Windows 2003 Enterprise Server with SP2 or higher
  • Windows 2003 Server

System requirements

  • 1 GB RAM (2 GB recommended)
  • 1 GB disk space per partition (1.5 GB per partition recommended)
  • Intel Pentium or higher and compatibles