Important Updates to Cybersecurity Software

HelpSystems is updating the names of our cybersecurity software, including the Powertech product line. Don’t worry—the functionality of your products won’t change.

See the new names here > New, Clearer Names for HelpSystems Security Software.


  1. Download the Powertech Policy Minder for IBM i 2 Best Practices file ("BestPractices-2") from Policy Minder for IBM i Download Page. (The "Trial" download is the full product, which can be unlocked with a valid License Key). 
  2. Place the file in a directory in the IFS.
  3. Type GO SKYPM then take the menu option to Import from a File.
  4. Name the path of the file (for example, /SkyView/Policy Minder/BestPractices-2) and choose the categories and templates you which to import.
  5. Run a compliance check to determine how your IBM i partition settings compare against best practice configurations.

Important note: Only run FixIt after CAREFULLY reviewing the compliance check results!

Still have questions? We can help. Submit a case to Technical Support.

Last Modified On: November 16, 2020