“Performance and security are key concerns for servers in the physical, virtualised or cloud based Data Centres,” said Jon Oltsik, Senior Principal Analyst, Information Security and Networking at Enterprise Security Group. “The new server security suites from McAfee, based on its application whitelisting, virtualisation and blacklisting and AV technologies, provide an enhanced security posture while maintaining the high server performance needs of the Data Centre.”
The suites offer customers the ability to protect their physical and virtual servers and virtual desktops with a unique combination of technologies in a single solution.
· McAfee Data CentreSecurity Suite for Server provides a complete set of blacklisting, whitelisting, and optimised virtualisation support capabilities for basic security on servers of all types
· McAfee Data CentreSecurity Suite for Virtual Desktop Infrastructure provides comprehensive security for virtual desktop deployments that won’t compromise performance or the user experience
· McAfee Data CentreSecurity Suite for Server–Hypervisor Editionprovides a complete set of blacklisting, whitelisting, and optimised virtualisation support capabilities for basic security on servers of all types and is licensed per Hypervisor
· McAfee Database Server Protection offers database activity monitoring and vulnerability assessment in a single suite, for all major database servers in the data centre
“McAfee is leading the industry with these new solutions for protecting servers in the data centre,” said Candace Worley, senior vice president and general manager of endpoint security at McAfee. “The combination of whitelisting, blacklisting and virtualisation in a single solution, offers an optimal security posture for protecting servers in the data centres. These solutions address the need in the industry to offer solutions that provide the highest level of protection with minimal impact on the resources they are deployed on and in a wide range of customised licensing options.”