Author Archives: Zak Pines

Zak Pines

Zak Pines
As Director of Marketing for Ipswitch File Transfer, Zak is an information advocate for Managed File Transfer. Zak’s team strives to provide valuable and helpful information to IT and business professionals looking to better understand managed file transfer, how it can help their organization and what steps are required to maximize the business impact of a managed file transfer system. This “All Things Managed File Transfer” blog is one element of that program. Zak is a graduate of Yale University.

Calling All IT Pros: Tell Us Your “WTF” Story and Win an Xbox One

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No matter what line of work you’re in, there’s bound to be a frustrating incident that makes you slam your fists on the desk, look to the ceiling and exclaim, “WTF?!?!” For IT pros, this often stands for “Where’s the File?” We hear it all the time: File transfer is […]

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Advice from an Expert: Taking the worry out of file transfer so Healthcare IT Professionals can sleep better at night

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If you’re a healthcare IT professional, you’re likely losing sleep when it comes to ensuring regulatory compliance. Having the right processes and tools in place to manage the transfer of information in and out of your organization, both via people and systems, is at the heart of this issue. To […]

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Moving Away from the Tangled, Digital “Do-It-Yourself” Approach to File Transfer

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‘Tis the season for Holiday decorating—from wreaths to reindeers to those pesky strings of Christmas lights. You know the ones I’m talking about—multiple strings connected to each other and wrapped across each other in a hodge-podge way. Difficult to untangle, to say the least. Imagine being asked to troubleshoot that […]

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Healthcare Managed File Transfer: An Interview with Ragan McBride

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Depending on the industry, the Managed File Transfer (MFT) experience may vary in terms of the initial decision, the implementation and even the key benefits. I recently sat down with Ragan McBride – a Business Process Automation professional with 13 years of experience – to get some exclusive insights into […]

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Why Ipswitch File Transfer Created a Managed File Transfer Advocate Team

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Earlier this year, we launched a Managed File Transfer Advocate team to help our customers and prospects navigate through an increasingly complex landscape where: The absence of Managed File Transfer systems causes heightened pain for IT teams where file transfer processes are too manual and require too much setup. Increasingly there […]

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4 Reasons Every Business Needs an MFT Solution – Webinar Recap

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There was a time when managed file transfer (MFT) solutions were considered a luxury; a nice-to-have for IT departments and large organizations. Those days are gone. Today, MFT has become mission-critical, particularly for those in the financial services and healthcare industries. But why – what is driving this shift to […]

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IpswitchFT MOVEit delivers security and compliance solution for NHBC

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The National House-Building Council (NHBC) , the UK’s leading home warranty and insurance provider has greatly expanded its use of MOVEit to ensure the organization adheres to  file transfer best practices, while meeting compliance with internal standards and external regulators, including the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Securing Builders’ Drawings, Architectural Designs, Legal […]

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