Managed File Transfer for Dummies: Achieving Data Security

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Last week, we shared some insight from the first chapter of our new reference book entitled Managed File Transfer for Dummies. This week, we’ll take a look at some highlights from Chapter 2. Whether by regulation or by a business need, data often needs to be kept secret. Managed file transfer provides many […]

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RSA Conference Reflections

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Some folks from the Ipswitch managed file transfer team and I were at RSA Conference U.S. last week where we had some great conversations with lots of IT and security pros including our own customers. Lots of visitors to our RSA booth were looking to looking to automate manual file […]

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Managed File Transfer for Dummies: Understanding the Need for MFT

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Last week, we announced the release of our new reference book entitled Managed File Transfer for Dummies, written by security expert Randy Franklin Smith. Over the coming weeks, we will provide a sneak peek into each chapter of the book. Here’s a glimpse at Chapter 1: There are many different ways […]

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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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