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MOVEit 8.0 Raises the Bar

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Last week we announced MOVEit 8.0.  Our customers have already given us tremendously positive feedback on the release, both through our beta program and through a record turnout for our First Look Webinar. That’s because MOVEit 8.0 delivers on exactly what we set out to do: solve customers’ problems around […]

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Why the “M” in “Managed File Transfer”?

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Your organization is sending more information electronically than ever before We’re IT people, so we know that businesses are transferring more information electronically than ever before between employees, business partners, and customers.  We’re exchanging information to improve our top line—perhaps increasing the number of business partners or volume of transactions— […]

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What you need in an MFT system to make your business processes more reliable and secure

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Why the “M” in “Managed File Transfer”? Part 2 In part 1 of this post, I shared—based on our experience developing and supporting managed file transfer systems with thousands—what impact a business can expect from their Managed File Transfer (MFT) system. It comes down to making business processes driven by […]

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Managed File Transfer (MFT) is about PEOPLE Getting Work Done

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Businesses exchange files. That was the basic premise of my last post, and the foundation on which I made a case for Managed File Transfer (MFT) as a critical category of infrastructure software behind B2B processes. I’d like to expand on that this week, to talk about the role people […]

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Person-to-person file sharing – benchmarking the issues and assessing the risks

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Every organization that values security is facing challenges in how it secures information shared between people, either inside the company or with people outside the company such as customers or partners. Jeff Whitney, VP of Marketing, sat down with Enterprise Management 360 Editor David Tran to discuss trends and issues […]

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Rochester General Hospital relies on Ipswitch to manage electronic billing

Here’s a great write-up of how Rochester General Hospital is using Ipswitch’s MOVEit solution to manage over 400,000 electronic billing transfers per year to dozens of payer systems. Quick background on the business need:  Rochester General Hospital needs to exchange patient records, insurance claims, and billing information from their electronic […]

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Allowing consumer-grade file sharing technologies is risky business

Looking back at 2011, we saw more and more employees using consumer-grade (and often personally owned) file sharing technologies such as USB drives, smartphones, personal email accounts, and file sharing websites to move sensitive company information.  We’ve learned that employees will “do what they need to do” to be productive […]

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