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Paul Castiglione

Paul Castiglione
Paul Castiglione is a technical marketer and product evangelist with years of experience working with IT professionals implementing software and SaaS integration middleware: web app servers/PaaS, SOA/ESBs, and MFT/MFTaaS. He's worked for a few start-ups (most were subsequently acquired by IBM), open source, and IBM WebSphere.

Does your FTP server provide regulatory compliance?


In a recent webinar, “What’s the Future of Your FTP?”, I looked at the key regulatory compliance features within file transfer solutions. Requirements for protecting data being transferred internally or externally vary, but there are commonalities across industry regulations, national and state laws, and security specs. I identified the ISO […]

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Secure Data Transfers with a Managed File Transfer Solution


Nathan Hays works for one of the largest insurance companies in the healthcare industry. The company electronically communicates with a huge number of customers, vendors and other partners. Along with having to meet stringent audit and compliance standards for those file transfers, the insurer must also have a streamlined processes to […]

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New Protections For User Data Hurts Tech Industry


CJEU Rejects Safe Harbor Rules for User Data Transfer If you’ve been listening, the CJEU has just rejected the safe harbor rules put into place 15 years ago. The implications of this ruling could render many global companies in a tough spot, specifically companies that rely on the free transfer of data between […]

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Introducing Ipswitch Failover for Zero Downtime and no Data Loss

Ipswitch Failover Architecture: Ipswitch Failover heartbeat communication between primary and secondary servers continuously replicates data at the windows kernel level ensuring zero data loss in the event of a failure.

Today, we announced the release of Ipswitch Failover, a new MOVEit Managed File Transfer module that delivers zero data loss, no single point of failure and maximized availability through fast failover. Ipswitch Failover enables IT teams to provide highly available continuous file transfer operations and safeguard against data loss for […]

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Despite Increased Focus on Security, Dropbox Still Lacking


Earlier this year we warned of fake Dropbox emails that urge users to click on emails labeled as “urgent and highly confidential” documents. Those that followed these instructions were quickly added to the list of victims of a highly-effective phishing scheme as the redirect was to a false log-in page […]

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5 Ways Managed File Transfer Makes IT Pros’ Do Better

Simple & Secure File Transfer: 5 Ways to Make it Work for You

The responsibility for safeguarding sensitive company information and securely transferring it falls on the already stretched thin IT departments. Luckily, there are many options available for IT when it comes to file transfer. Email, FTP, USB drives and EFSS services like Dropbox to name more than a few. Yet none […]

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File Transfer Automation using Powershell or Automation Tools


In a recent Ipswitch IT Priorities survey of over 371 IT professionals involved in file transfer and sharing administration, about 75% said they already used or had need for file transfer automation.  Their most common scenarios were: Automate batch scheduling Workload automation Integration to backend systems. They include financial, CRM, ERP, […]

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