IBM PowerSC

Simplify and improve private cloud security and compliance

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Next level security and compliance

IBM® PowerSC is a security and compliance solution optimized for virtualized environments on IBM Power servers running AIX®, IBM i or Linux. PowerSC sits on top of the IBM Power® server stack, integrating security features built at different layers. You can now centrally manage security and compliance on Power for all IBM AIX® and Linux® on Power endpoints. In this way you can get better support for compliance audits, including GDPR.



Benefits Automate

Reduce administrative cost and increase efficiencies with Security and Compliance automation.

Monitor

Detect security exposures in virtualized environments with real-time compliance monitoring.

Report

Reduce time and skills required for preparation of security audits with compliance reports.

Profile

Deploy industry standard security with preconfigured security profiles.

Visualize

View security status and compliance of an entire datacenter quickly.


Features Security and compliance automation

Prebuilt profiles support industry standards such as the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI), HIPAA, GDPR and more.

Real-time compliance

Monitor and gain automatic and immediate visibility to administrators when a change to the system violates a configuration policy rule.

Trusted network connect and patch management

Monitor the boot image, operating system, and applications for tampering, and verify their integrity with the virtual trusted platform module (vTPM).

Trusted Firewall

Ensure that virtual machines have appropriate network isolation. Enable direct routing across virtual LANs controlled by the same virtual I/O server.

Trusted logging

Ensure tamper-proof logging as well as convenient log backup and management, and eliminate the need for log-scraping agents running on the OS.

Multifactor authentication

Increase the assurance level of Power servers with multiple authentication factors. Authentication factors can be added as they become available.


Take the next step

Explore these resources to get more details about what IBM PowerSC can bring to your enterprise.

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