IBM i Solution Editions for HelpSystems

Keep business running smoothly with affordable IT solutions for POWER8 and POWER9 servers running IBM i.

Discover Full IT Solutions at a Discounted Price

Get a discount on your platform and software package, so you can maximize your IT investment.

IBM i Solution Editions bundle the power of IBM POWER8 and POWER9 servers with software from independent software vendors (ISVs) like HelpSystems. When you purchase IBM i Solution Editions with software from ISVs, you receive discounts on POWER8 and POWER9 servers. These deals are available exclusively through a network of IBM Business Partners.

The Platform: IBM Power Systems

IBM i Solution Editions are built on POWER8 and POWER9 processor-based systems and include special incentives when bundled with ISVs. Each Solution Edition provides an affordable, simplified, easy-to-manage, high-performance IT environment for core business applications.

Plus, IBM i Solution Editions help businesses take advantage of the experience and expertise of IBM and its ISVs to build business value in IT investments.

You can order rackmounted or deskside models of the 4-core or 6-core IBM Power S914 or S814 systems—and enjoy all the IBM i Solution Edition discounts.

“It’s basically a one-stop shop. The products have always worked great; product support is friendly and willing to help. I consider HelpSystems one of the leaders in IBM i vendors and tools.”

Randy Wittner
Senior Systems Engineer
AAA Life

The Software: HelpSystems Solutions

HelpSystems makes IT lives easier with cybersecurity, IT operations management, business intelligence, and document and forms management solutions.

Bundle your IBM i Solution Edition with any combination of software:


HelpSystems cybersecurity solutions protect your business-critical data and help you stay ahead of today’s ever-changing threats. Cybersecurity solutions also help your business stay compliant and handle audits.

Cybersecurity software for IBM i includes:

IT Operations Management

HelpSystems IT operations management solutions centralize and automate your IT processes so that you can meet business needs around the clock. High availability solutions ensure that you maintain business continuity and maximize uptime at an affordable price. IT infrastructure monitoring solutions help you avoid downtime by monitoring messages and events, performance and applications, and networks.

IT operations management software for IBM i includes:

Business Intelligence

HelpSystems business intelligence solutions ease the burden on your IT department by making data access and data warehousing fast, easy, and secure.

Business intelligence software for IBM i includes Sequel.

Document and Forms Management

HelpSystems document and forms management helps you go paperless, automate key business processes, and manage the entire document lifecycle.

Document and forms management software for IBM i includes HelpSystems Document Management.

Maximize ROI with HelpSystems IBM i Solution Editions

Blend the power of IBM Power SystemsTM with HelpSystems solutions and benefit from top-notch applications, superior service, and world-class support. Together, IBM i Solution Editions and HelpSystems offer packaged deals that deliver full application and performance with a lower total cost of ownership.

Check out the details of these exclusive deals:

  IBM Power System S814 and S914 (4-core) IBM Power System S814 and S914 (6-core)
  • First three processor activations FREE
  • Unlimited IBM i Access user entitlements
  • One no-charge IBM 4-hour service voucher
  • “IBM i Operations 101” online course for one person1
  • One Rational Developer for i (RDi) license
  • First five processor activations FREE
  • Unlimited IBM i Access user entitlements
  • One on-charge IBM 8-hour service voucher
  • “IBM i Operations 101” online course for two people1
  • Half day of remote training or remote implementation assistance from HelpSystems2
  • Three Rational Developer for i (RDi) licenses
Required ISV Software Purchase $6,500 $25,000

3 Simple Steps to Activation

IBM i Solution Editions are available when you purchase new IBM Power Systems hardware and any combination of HelpSystems software. Once you’ve made your purchase decisions, follow these steps to secure your IBM i Solution Edition discount:

  1. Retain proof of purchase or a copy of the invoice for your HelpSystems software purchase, to be provided to IBM on request.
  2. Retrieve the IBM i Solution Edition feature code that corresponds to your hardware decision before making your order.
  3. Register your IBM i Solution Edition combination with IBM online within 90 days of purchase.
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IBM i Solution Editions for HelpSystems make IT lives easier and keep business running smoothly. See how the solution will help your business succeed.