HELIOS is a server solution for Mac,
Windows and iOS users.
Designed for flexibility, reliability, safety and security, HELIOS G8 is an integrated 64-bit software solution and proven to serve small and large numbers of client workstations extremely reliably – over many years and without downtime.
Read what's new in HELIOS G8 (Sept 2020)
Why choose HELIOS?
Cross Platform Perfect
This true cross platform server software will run on all major platforms, offering flexibility in terms of installation, and additionally a turnkey solution for use in a virtual machine environment.
With Spotlight search, sync services and IT infrastructure monitoring, HELIOS software really makes the perfect replacement for ageing Mac servers or those looking for a powerful alternative offering true cross platform file serving.
Ready for Graphic Pros
HELIOS extends functionality of Universal File Server to meet the needs of those in the media industries with modules that offer server-based image processing, ICC colour management, image conversion, workflow automation and soft proofing tools.
HELIOS G8 Server Functionality
Universal File Server G8
HELIOS Universal File Server G8 is a turnkey software solution to provide file and print server services to Mac and Windows users, and file sharing via an Internet portal offering services for web and mobile device users.
Whatever the size of your business, you need to know that you are harnessing the best technology available. Used by some of the largest and most demanding publishing companies worldwide, HELIOS offers reliability and security of an unprecedented level.
Included in Universal File Server, HELIOS EtherShare G8 allows easy integration of powerful servers into Mac networks.
It provides an extremely fast, reliable, feature-rich Apple compatible file and print server to unlock server performance for Mac clients.
It is well known for its reliability, performance, and ease-of-use.
Included in Universal File Server, HELIOS PCShare G8 allows easy integration of powerful servers into Windows networks.
It provides an extremely fast, reliable, feature-rich Windows compatible file and print server to unlock UNIX performance for Windows clients.
Included in Universal File Server, HELIOS WebShare G8 enables fast and secure real time remote file access via any web browser.
Now authorised users can easily use your file server wherever they are, without exposing the server to the Internet.
Working with files remotely has never been easier.
WebShare Manager G8
WebShare Manager G8 allows synchronizing files and folders between a WebShare server and remote workstations.
Using a web browser, remote users can view server content in WebShare, and drag and drop files and folders between a WebShare sharepoint and the desktop for local use.
Changes will be synchronized automatically.
IT Monitor Server G8
Included in Universal File Server, HELIOS IT Monitor Server G8 allows IT infrastructure monitoring with push notification to admins upon server overload or service failure.
Preventing IT failures saves time and money – a must for every mission-critical environment.
HELIOS ImageServer G8 is a server-based image conversion, color transformation and OPI image replacement solution, with integrated process and workflow automation.
All major image formats and colour spaces as well as XMP, EXIF, clipping path and ICC meta data are supported. Tasks can be automated via “hot folders”, CLI tools, and OPI image repurposing.
It is designed to shift very CPU-intensive image processing tasks from desktops to servers.
PDF HandShake G8
HELIOS PDF HandShake G8 fully utilises the benefits of PDF in existing production environments.
Automated server-based PDF generation, PDF printing, PDF OPI, PDF preflight and batch tools boost productivity, and overcome today’s PDF problems.