McAfee Security Innovation Alliance Partner Program Adds New Partners, Continues Momentum

LAS VEGAS, FOCUS 11 — October 17, 2011 — McAfee today announced that four new partners have joined its technology partnering program, the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance (SIA). Additionally McAfee announced that two partners have achieved “McAfee Compatible” status for their solutions within the program.

The four new partners that have joined the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance are:

In addition, AVOB and Protegrity now have “McAfee Compatible” solutions and have been promoted to Technology Partner status in the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance program. McAfee has worked with these partners to validate their integrations for their adherence to best practices for integrating with McAfee products.

Finally, McAfee has also welcomed AVOB, Netronome, Protegrity, Solera Networks, and Tiversa to its SIA Sales Teaming Program. Partners in the SIA Sales Teaming Program complement the McAfee product portfolio and enable the McAfee sales force and channel to drive more complete security solution relationships with enterprise customers.

“We are pleased with the continued momentum that the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance is experiencing, and we are excited to welcome the new partners to the McAfee SIA ecosystem,” said Ed Barry, vice president of the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance. “We are also very excited about the newly promoted Technology Partners, and look forward to working closely with them and with the new McAfee SIA Sales Teaming Program Partners. With over 100 leading vendors already on board, McAfee SIA is the security industry’s premier technology-partnering program, delivering solutions to maximize the value of existing customer investments, while reducing time to problem resolution and lowering operational costs.”

In support of the McAfee SIA partner ecosystem, McAfee is hosting its fourth annual McAfee SIA Developer Conference in Las Vegas. The conference will be held in conjunction with McAfee FOCUS 11 which is being sponsored in part by 25 McAfee SIA partners that will showcase their solutions in the exhibition hall. During the McAfee SIA Developers Conference, McAfee will also present the 2011 SIA Partner of the Year award to Autonomic Software, a provider of desktop and power management solutions. This award is given to one SIA partner for building the most creative integration with McAfee technology and collaborating with McAfee to deliver significant sales and customer value.

To further articulate the value of the McAfee SIA, on Wednesday, October 19 at FOCUS 11, SIA Partners Cyber-Ark Software, Intel and NitroSecurity, will participate with McAfee in a panel discussion entitled, “Visibility and Velocity: The Power of Multi-Vendor Integrations.” The discussion will cover the trends driving customers towards integrated solutions and McAfee’s approach to integrating its management platform with partners in more than a dozen security markets to lower the cost of ownership and operation utilizing smart integrations.

For more information about how partners are working with McAfee, please visit the partner directory page.

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