First-time installation workflow

Download the software, install the TIE server appliance and the TIE client module on your managed endpoints.

Before you begin

Make sure that the TIE server management extension is installed and that matches the version of the server to be installed.

TIE server supports McAfee VirusScan Enterprise and Endpoint Security Threat Intelligence for endpoints.


  1. Download the software using one of these methods:
    • Software Manager (Software Catalog in McAfee ePO 5.10) — Click McAfee Threat Intelligence Exchange, then download or check in the components.
    • Manually — Download the Threat Intelligence Exchange files from the McAfee product download website at Download the server appliance file and save it locally before continuing.
  2. Or run the software using an ISO file in XEN, Hyper-V, or bare metal. See KB86324 for details about these virtualization platforms.