McAfee today announced four new Data Center Security Suites
to help secure servers and databases in the data center. The suites offer
a unique combination of whitelisting, blacklisting and virtualization
technologies for protecting servers and virtual desktops. These solutions
provide optimal security for servers and databases in physical, virtualized and
cloud-based data centers, with minimal impact on server resources which is a
key demand for data centers.
"Performance and security are key concerns for servers in
the physical, virtualized or cloud-based data centers," 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, virtualization and blacklisting and AV technologies,
provide an enhanced security posture while maintaining the high server
performance needs of the data center."
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 Center Security Suite for Server provides a
complete set of blacklisting, whitelisting, and optimized virtualization
support capabilities for basic security on servers of all types
McAfee Data Center Security Suite for
Server-Hypervisor Edition provides a complete set of blacklisting,
whitelisting, and optimized virtualization support capabilities for basic
security on servers of all types and is licensed
McAfee Data Center Security Suite for Virtual Desktop
Infrastructure provides comprehensive security for virtual desktop deployments without compromising performance or
the user experience
Database Server Protection
provides data base activity monitoring and vulnerability assessment in a single
suite, for all major database servers in the data center
"McAfee is leading the
industry with these new solutions for protecting servers in the data center,"
said Candace Worley, senior vice president and general manager of endpoint
security at McAfee. "The combination of whitelisting, blacklisting and
virtualization in a single solution, offers an optimal security posture for
protecting servers in the data centers. 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 customized licensing options."
For more information on
McAfee Data Center Security please visit: http://www.mcafee.com/us/solutions/data-center-security/index.aspx.