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ESM-ERC-ELM-VM(8Core) Max device

Hi, 

I would like to find out if ESM-ERC-ELM VM(8Core) can support 700 devices ?
- If no, can i spec up to 12 core in my vm to make sure it can support up to 700 devices ?

Product: McAfee Enterprise Security Manager, Enterprise Log Manager and Event Receiver VM (8 Cores)

Total Nodes: 700 qty

Type of device:

  1. Windows Clients using Windows Event Logs
  2. Linux Machines using VMs
  3. Network Devices such as Firewall, Routers, Switches
  4. Events for IDS and IOC
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Re: ESM-ERC-ELM-VM(8Core) Max device

We calculate the performance based on the EPS a VM with a certain number of cores can handle.

Please refer the specification sheet in the below URL to find out how much EPS an 8 core as well as a 12 core VM can handle.

https://community.mcafee.com/t5/Security-Information-and-Event/ERC-Capacity-Ratings/m-p/664323#M9739

The specification sheet does not mention 4 Core ADD-on capability for a 8 core ESM-ERC-ELM VM.

The max number of datasources that can be created on an ERC is 255.

This number can be increased by configuring child or client datasources.

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