HelpSystems Announces Browser Interface, Intuitive Dashboards, and Enhanced Filtering in Security Software Update

October 2, 2014

New features in Network Security 6.50 simplify navigation and provide an up-to-the-minute view of key transaction metric

Minneapolis, MN, October 2, 2014—PowerTech, a division of HelpSystems and the leader in security solutions for IBM i servers, today announced the release of a new version of their Network Security exit program solution. Network Security 6.50 introduces a responsive browser interface that improves visibility to transactions occurring on the system.

The new browser interface features advanced filtering, predictive text, and search-within-a-search functionality, reducing the time spent finding and selecting security rules.

Dashboards display important performance indicators, allowing users to identify trends and deviations from typical activity without running a report. “The real-time dashboard is definitely the most popular new feature, as it provides graphical visibility of transaction volumes,” says Robin Tatam, Director of Security Technologies, HelpSystems. “Users also love the way the new browser-based interface augments existing green screen functionality.”

Network Security’s new browser interface is also mobile enabled, allowing users to access dashboards and even apply security rules from any mobile device.

Customers already using Network Security can upgrade to this new version to access the new features. HelpSystems also offers a free, 30-day trial of PowerTech Network Security, which includes full product access and free support.

About PowerTech

PowerTech, a division of HelpSystems, develops modular, automated security solutions for IBM i servers, helping users manage today’s compliance requirements and data privacy threats.

About HelpSystems

HelpSystems, LLC is a leading provider of systems and network management, business intelligence, and security and compliance solutions. HelpSystems software reduces data center costs by improving operational control and delivery of IT services. Founded in 1982, the company has 14 offices worldwide and more than 8,700 customers from small businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, HelpSystems sells its solutions directly and through strategic partners worldwide.
 

HelpSystems brands include: Robot, SEQUEL Software, PowerTech, Skybot Software, AutoMate, Safestone, Bytware, ShowCase, InterMapper, CCSS, and RJS Software. Learn more at http://www.helpsystems.com/.


Colleen Kulhanek
Director of Global Marketing
+1 952-563-2798

colleen.kulhanek@helpsystems.com

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