McAfee and CommVault have announced a strategic partnership to deliver an integrated data and security management solution.


The agreement will provide customers worldwide with access to integrated data and security management technology solutions from both McAfee and CommVault. It will integrate McAfee's security risk management platform ePolicy Orchestrator software with CommVault Simpana software.


As part of the partnership, CommVault has also joined the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance while McAfee has joined CommVault's PartnerAdvantage program as a Strategic Partner


Lauren Whitehouse, analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group, said: “Business requirements and security threats demand a blended approach to storage and security. In coming together, CommVault and McAfee can provide customers with award-winning data protection capabilities that work hand in hand with industry-leading security applications for a complete, more easily deployable and cost effective data and security management solution.”