WS_FTP Server

You Don’t Have to Be a Rocket Scientist to use WS_FTP – But They Do!

Here’s an amazing tale of how Ipswitch WS_FTP software is being used by the European Columbus laboratory to securely transfer hundreds of megabytes of scientific data between the International Space Station and Earth. “Crew time is so valuable and the volume of data involved is so large that a reliable […]

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Is risking your credit worth $10 off?

As you may have noticed Ipswitch maintains a robust network of qualified partners and distributors (including GSA providers) from which you can buy our technology. There are also a number of web sites and other “grey” operations that sell old or “backup” WS_FTP products, dispensing license keys from old lists […]

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Pantless, geeky flight attendant says “WS_FTP ROCKS!”

Big shout out to GKlausner for his video on WS_FTP.  Your creativity, knowledge and love of Polly Pocket dolls and WS_FTP is both informative and amusing! Pantless geeky flight attendant:  “Check out a company called Ipswitch.  They have a product called WS_FTP, and this thing is the private luxury liner […]

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800,000 Reasons Why MFT is Important

“We are sorry for any concern we are causing anyone at this time.” It’s pretty certain that those are 13 words that no CEO ever wants to have to say. Just ask Richard H. Aubut, president and CEO of the Weymouth hospital. Seems that some computer files containing the personal […]

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Ipswitch MOVEit and WS_FTP Safe From Latest SQL/IIS Attack

IIS administrators, you may have already seen this attack listed on your favorite security sites. Mass SQL Injection Attack Hits Sites Running IIS http://threatpost.com/en_us/blogs/mass-sql-injection-attack-hits-sites-running-iis-061010 However, I have good news if you’re an Ipswitch customer running MOVEit DMZ or WS_FTP Server under IIS: the filtering mechanisms in both products designed to […]

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Do you transform your files today? You might be surprised!

One of the interesting debates in the Managed File Transfer industry right now is how much file transformation really takes place between users and systems. At one end of the spectrum, you have pure ad-hoc solutions (such as the modules for MOVEit DMZ and WS_FTP Server) that people often use […]

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Charging by the “core”? Really?

I just got off the phone today with another prospect confused by Ipswitch’s flat pricing policy.  The question was phrased something like this: “If I want to load MOVEit up on an eight-way, quad-core box to handle millions of files a month you’ll charge me the same as if I […]

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