Why you need – and want – your file transfer to act like a delivery service

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Delivery services have come a long way over the past decade. Expecting a package? Check the status with the tracking number. Sending a surprise to someone in another state? Just log in to see when you will be getting an excited call. Or, find out before you even send the […]

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Cloud-based solutions deliver additional value for HIPAA compliance

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 According to a recent Ponemon Institute report, seventy-two percent of the 600 IT professionals surveyed believed their cloud service providers would fail to inform them of a data breach that involved the theft of confidential business data, and 71 percent believed the same for customer data. Healthcare organizations have been […]

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Managed File Transfer vs. SOA: Round 2

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Part 2: The convergence of Managed File Transfer-as-a-Service and SOA for multi-enterprise integrations In Part 1 of this post I discussed why managed file transfer thrives as an integration pattern in today’s highly regulated, multi-enterprise world, despite the growing use of transactional integration technologies like Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)/Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), service-oriented architecture […]

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Where Do You Fall Within the Data Protection Divide?

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Ipswitch recently conducted a survey of more than100 IT professionals unveiling that employees feel an overwhelming sense of personal responsibility to protect corporate information or data. While accountability was high (84 percent) from an individual standpoint, 42 percent of respondents indicated that their organization does not mandate methods for securely […]

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Ipswitch’s Response to June’s OpenSSL Vulnerability

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As you may already know, there was a recent Security Advisory about new vulnerabilities in OpenSSL released in early June. This specific flaw requires a vulnerable OpenSSL library active on both the client and server ends of the transaction. The flaw allows a savvy attacker to sit between the client and server […]

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Anti-Virus: “Rumors of My Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated”

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There’s never a shortage of bold predictions in the world of tech. Sometimes, these predictions come true. Most of the time however, they never materialize. And then of course, there are thousands of predictions that fall somewhere in between – predictions that seem like they could come true, but upon […]

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Managed File Transfer vs. SOA

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File transfer has been a common and serviceable way to exchange information among computer systems since the dawn of digital time. Even today, despite the growing use of transactional integration technologies like service-oriented architecture (SOA) and enterprise service bus (ESB), file transfer remains not only viable but also dominant across […]

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