HelpSystems Makes Job Schedule Management Easier

July 14, 2015

Minneapolis, MN, July 14, 2015 HelpSystems, a leading provider of systems management, business intelligence, and security solutions, today announced the availability of the new web interface for its Robot SCHEDULE job scheduling software.

The web interface allows users to securely monitor and manage their critical jobs from any mobile device. It features a responsive design so users can view live job flow diagrams, configure executive dashboards, and work with critical jobs to prevent business disruption without being tied to the office.

“I believe this is the best user interface of any software currently available for IBM i,” said Chris Heim, CEO, HelpSystems. “It’s modern, mobile, and easy to maintain—deployment takes only minutes. Being able to see and manage your business process on the go is a big plus.”

With event-driven job scheduling at its core, Robot SCHEDULE is an automation powerhouse for IT and business processes in increasingly complex environments. Its accuracy, efficiency, and advanced notification system make it easy for teams to meet and report on service levels.

“Our goal is to create a single pane of glass where users can seamlessly navigate between products within one user experience,” said Jody Dahl, Software Development Manager, HelpSystems. “Robot users can now easily toggle between the Robot SCHEDULE and Robot NETWORK web interfaces, with more products to follow.”

HelpSystems offers a free, 30-day trial of Robot SCHEDULE, which includes full product access and free support.

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 15 offices worldwide and more than 9,000 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, Halcyon, Skybot, AutoMate, Safestone, Bytware, ShowCase, SkyView, InterMapper, CCSS, and RJS Software. Learn more at

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