PowerTech Ships i5/OS Syslog Connector for SIEM
November 13, 2007 Alex Woodie
PowerTech Group launched a new version of its Interact connector last week that makes attempted break-ins of System i servers and other information available to cross-platform security information and event management (SIEM) software. With Interact 2.0, PowerTech is now supporting Syslog, which is the closest thing that there is to a standard, cross-platform security messaging format, enabling Interact to work with a wide assortment of SIEMs. But for certain SIEMs, PowerTech has gone the extra mile to provide deeper i5/OS connectivity.
If you’ve never heard of the Interact product from PowerTech, you’re not alone. The product was created several years