Date: 12th Sept 2017

What is Mcafee MOVE - Learn more about it and its benefits.

McAfee is one of the leading and renowned cybersecurity firm today. The company has recently announced that the MOVE- Management for Optimized Virtual Environments, a product from MacAFee will now be available to the customers of the Amazon Web Services VMware Cloud. Launched recently with the free availability for the AWS US west region, the cloud solution is aimed to bring the enterprise class SDDC (Software-Defined Data Center) and bare metal infrastructure from AWS, givng the organization a stable application mobility and model for the public and private cloud. McAfee MOVE providers agentless threat production for VMware.

MCAfee MOVE is a kind of threat protection solutions that is optimization for good performance in the virual environment. It promotes the need to install any kind of agent on the VM while providing the performance and protection required by the organization. The traditional security solutions that are running on the VM contribute highly to the disk Central Processing Unit as well as memory usage which often results in reduced density of VM at each hypervisor.

“The ability to use McAfee MOVE AntiVirus with VMware Cloud on AWS is a great step forward for customers who want to extend the protection they have on existing data centers out to the hybrid cloud from a single security management interface,” said Raja Patel, vice president and general manager, Corporate Security Products, McAfee. “McAfee is committed to protecting our customers using VMware.

VMWare also simplifies the deployment while eliminating the need of the partner to refactor the solutions for VMWare Cloud. In case a partner solution is working on premises with the VMWare environment, it will get easy support from the AWS. The VMWare technology partner enhances and services the customers to help the customer realize their new capabilities.

“VMware Cloud on AWS provides customers a seamlessly integrated hybrid cloud offering that gives customers the SDDC experience from the leader in private cloud, running on the leading public cloud provider, AWS,” said Mark Lohmeyer, vice president, products, Cloud Platforms Business Unit, VMware. “Solutions such as McAfee MOVE AntiVirus enable IT teams to reduce cost, increase efficiency and create operational consistency across cloud environments. We’re excited to work with partners such as McAfee to enhance native VMware Cloud on AWS capabilities and empower customers with flexibility and choice in solutions that can drive business value.”