Multi-Platform components

Each component performs specific functions to keep your environment protected.

ePolicy Orchestrator — A management platform that communicates with the McAfee Agent, manages the Multi-Platform configuration, and provides reports on malware discovered in your virtual environment.

Hypervisor — A virtual operating platform that allows multiple operating systems to run concurrently on a hosted system and manages the execution of the guest operating system.

McAfee Agent — A client-side component that communicates with McAfee ePO, applies policies to each VM, and deploys the McAfee MOVE AntiVirus client.

McAfee MOVE AntiVirus client — The client software that allows VMs to work with the Security Virtual Machine (SVM) for file scanning and malware detection. Enforces actions on the client when a threat is detected.

McAfee MOVE AntiVirus SVM — The Security Virtual Machine VM that provides offloaded scanning support for VMs, minimizing the performance impact on virtual desktops.

SVM Manager — A load balancing component that automatically assigns SVM to Multi-Platform clients based on configurable parameters like scan server load, McAfee ePO tags, and IP address ranges.

McAfee MOVE AntiVirus Common extension — The product extension that provides policies and controls for configuring and managing the self-protection for the product's command line interface. You can enable events and logging details of the McAfee MOVE AntiVirus client through McAfee ePO.

McAfee MOVE AntiVirus extension — The product extension that provides policies and controls for configuring and managing components such as SVM Manager, SVM Settings, on-access and on-demand scanning, and shared cloud solutions. It provides the configurations required for managing the McAfee MOVE AntiVirus SVM through McAfee ePO.

VirusScan Enterprise — Anti-virus software that enables anti-virus scanning for the SVM virtual machine and communicates with the McAfee GTI servers.

Cloud Workload Discovery — A Data Center discovery software that integrates the management and automation feature of McAfee ePO to discover and manage your guest VMs.