HelpSystems (now Fortra) Offers Free Automation and Security Solutions During COVID-19

Posted on May 21, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (May 21, 2020)—Fortra announced today a number of simple, free products to help organizations of all sizes automate and secure their environments during this time of global crisis. Because many organizations are facing a remote and diminished workforce, these solutions fit an acute need for IT and security professionals.

The offers include security software to help transfer files, run virus scans, perform penetration testing, manage network access, and inspect content. The automation software packages include robotic process automation, task automation, IT job scheduling, network mapping and monitoring, and IT performance management.

“IT and security pros are coping with new challenges related to a sudden change in how their users are working,” said Kate Bolseth, CEO, Fortra. “They asked for a helping hand and we’re pleased to deliver with these simple tools.”

Learn more about these automation and security offers here


About Fortra

Fortra is a people-first software company focused on helping exceptional organizations Build a Better IT™. Our security and automation software simplifies critical IT processes to give our customers peace of mind. We know IT transformation is a journey, not a destination. Let’s move forward. Learn more at

Mike Devine
Vice President, Marketing
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