Hot Off the Press: Managed File Transfer for Dummies reference book

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This morning at RSA Conference we announced the publication and release of a new reference book entitled Managed File Transfer for Dummies, written by security expert Randy Franklin Smith in collaboration from yours truly. This primer for IT pros explains how to manage file transfers in today’s borderless enterprise while reducing risk […]

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Using Dropbox? Get Ready for Spring Cleaning

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Last week, IT Briefcase published a byline about spring cleaning your Dropbox account. I wrote the piece and thought I’d share it here: “April is finally here and that means IT teams, like everyone else, will be busy with their spring cleaning projects. While spring cleaning your house is a […]

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File Encryption: No Unbroken Chain of Custody

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For the second installment of my three-part series on file transfer encryption for Ipswitch, I’ll go a little deeper into the how-to’s. (These posts are based on a recent webinar I did with the folks here, available for replay.) Understanding the basics of file transfer encryption is absolutely critical for securing […]

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The Basics of File Transfer Encryption

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My name is Randy Franklin Smith and I’m guest blogging a three-part series on file transfer security for Ipswitch, starting today with the important of file transfer encryption. These posts are based on a recent webinar I did with the folks here, available for replay if you like. Encryption Options The […]

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The Definitive Guide to Managed File Transfer

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Moving files from Point A to Point B…if only it were that simple. As the number of files being transferred continues to rise, so does associated costs. Likewise, as technology evolves, so does the need to ensure security and compliance.  So how can your organization determine the best way to […]

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Your File Transfer Assessment, in Five Minutes

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As we all know, audits are a necessary part of the compliance process. They take up hours of administrative time. It can make life at work just plain difficult. Who wouldn’t want to be better prepared for their next audit? For example, is your file transfer information in one central […]

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The IT “A List” of Privacy

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What privacy issues began with a few high-profile celebrities has turned into a laundry list of famous folks whose phones (and selfies) have been hacked and exposed across the Internet. Leaked photos of Oscar winners and pro wrestlers alike continue to make headlines. It all reinforces the critical need for data security in […]

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