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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.

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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3 Tips to Reduce Compliance Costs


Over the past few years, security threats have increased in frequency and costliness, making adhering to the proper compliance standards a top concern for many IT leaders. And while a compliance audit may cost an organization a considerable amount of money, the cost often runs deeper than dollars and cents. […]

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How to Simplify a Compliance Audit


With an alarming number of security breaches and data loss this past year, maintaining compliance with industry regulations is a top concern for IT pros and senior leadership. So why are IT departments leaving compliance and security processes to chance? (Particularly those in highly sensitive industries like finance, healthcare and […]

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