August 28, 2007 Alex Woodie
When Help/Systems set out 15 years ago to develop a suite of systems management tools for the AS/400, the company always intended for a security tool to be part of the mix. Now, the Minneapolis-area company is making good on that commitment with this week’s launch of Robot/SECURITY, a collection of five security modules that help protect System i servers from internal as well as external threats.
For a version 1.0 release, Robot/SECURITY offers a surprisingly comprehensive array of i5/OS security capabilities. The product offers the obligatory network security through server exit point monitoring, while the audit reporting feature enables