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McAfee Named a 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Software


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Professionals Who Have Experience Purchasing, Implementing and/or Using
the Product or Service

McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, today announced it
was named a 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Security
Information and Event Management (SIEM) Software. According to Gartner,
products in the SIEM
analyze security event data and network flow data in real
time for internal and external threat management. They collect, store,
analyze and report on log data for incident response, forensics and
regulatory compliance.

Enterprise Security Manager
(McAfee ESM) is a modern SIEM defined by
an open and scalable data architecture, advanced analytical capabilities
and the ability to quickly enrich and share relevant data. It is a key
component of McAfee's open security operations platform and integrates
with other related McAfee products that enable behavioral analytics,
AI-powered threat investigations, advanced threat defenses and endpoint
detection and response capabilities. McAfee's open portfolio approach
supported by over 140 SIA partners, reduces the complexity of security
operations and allows organizations to improve critical security
outcomes, such as mean time to detection and mean time to respond, and
better address critical compliance challenges.

"We take great pride in being named a 2018 Gartner Peer Insights
Customers' Choice for Security Information and Event Management
Software," said Jason Rolleston, vice president of security analytics
products and marketing, McAfee. "Investing in solutions for security
operations teams is a key part McAfee's strategy to offer customers the
most advanced and robust control points of a modern cybersecurity
architecture—device and cloud—coupled with a security operations
platform that allows organizations to more effectively address the scale
and sophistication of the evolving threat landscape. The future of
security operations requires a cost-efficient and open data platform,
human-machine teaming, and the ability to effectively integrate with a
large ecosystem of partners."

The Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice is a recognition of vendors
in this market by verified end-user professionals, taking into account
both the number of reviews and the overall user ratings. To ensure fair
evaluation, Gartner maintains rigorous
for recognizing vendors with a high customer satisfaction

Today's announcement also builds upon McAfee's leadership position
within security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Gartner named the company a Leader for the seventh consecutive year in
the December 2017 "Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event

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About Peer Insights:

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Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice distinctions are determined by
the subjective opinions of individual end-user customers based on their
own experiences, the number of published reviews on Gartner Peer
Insights, and overall ratings for a given vendor in the market, as
further described here,
and are not intended in any way to represent the views of Gartner or its

¹Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management,
Kelly M. Kavanagh, Toby Bussa, 4 December 2017. From 2015-16, McAfee was
listed as Intel Security, and in 2011, McAfee was listed as Nitro
Security since it acquired the company in 2011.

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About McAfee

McAfee is the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company. Inspired by the
power of working together, McAfee creates business and consumer
solutions that make our world a safer place.

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