About this release

This document contains important information about the current release. We recommend that you read the whole document.

CAUTION: We do not support the automatic upgrade of a pre-release software version. To upgrade to a production release of the software, you must first uninstall the existing version.

Smart Scheduler

Minimizes the performance impact on Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) or virtual servers with the efficient scheduling of resource-intensive tasks based on the overall CPU Utilization of:

  • The hypervisor in VMware vSphere
  • The Auto Scaling Group in Amazon Web Services
  • The Virtual Machine Scale Sets in Microsoft Azure

As part of this feature, scheduling is provided by McAfee® Agent and CPU Utilization of the cloud infrastructure is monitored by McAfee® Cloud Workload Security.

Supported McAfee products

This release supports McAfee® Endpoint Security Threat Prevention. This means that you can minimize the performance impact of resource-intensive tasks initiated by McAfee Endpoint Security Threat Prevention in your data center.

Supported operating systems

For the list of Windows operating system versions that McAfee® Endpoint Security for Servers supports, see McAfee Knowledge Base article: KB82761.

For the list of Linux operating system versions that McAfee® Endpoint Security for Servers supports, see McAfee Knowledge Base article: KB87073.