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When transferring files, isn’t all encryption the same?

Definitely not. To begin with, there are numerous kinds of encryption—some of which can actually be broken quite easily. One of the earlier common forms of encryption (around 1996) relied on encryption keys that were 40 bits in length; surprisingly, many technologies and products continue to use this older, weaker form of encryption. […]

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Ipswitch ranked #2 for “Best Places to Work” by Boston Business Journal

The Boston Business Journal recently honored the 75 best places to work in Boston. Ipswitch was ranked #2 in the medium sized company category.  Woot woot! We’re a company of approximately 300 extremely talented, motivated and productive employees who really care about our solutions, our customers and our success in […]

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Google versus China – Is your company at risk?

Google revealed yesterday a targeted phishing attack from China against hundreds of GMail users, including government officials and military personnel.  The FBI, Department of Homeland Security, and the White House National Security Council are all participating in an investigation of the cyber attack. My hope is that this breach will […]

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Survey Results: Major Security and Compliance Concerns for Businesses

We’ve got some fresh stats and trends to share from data that we collected at the recent RSA Security Conference.  Many thanks to the “statistically significant” number of people that took the time to fill out our survey questionnaire. Our survey results highlight some major security and compliance concerns for […]

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Home Hardware uses MessageWay for MFT

Here’s a great story of how retail giant Home Hardware is using Ipswitch MessageWay solutions to efficiently manage, secure and share over 4 million business-critical files annually among its 1,000+ retailers.  And best of all, MessageWay is saving Home Hardware money every single day! Speed, automation and validation were among […]

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The clairvoyance of Managed File Transfer

If your file transfer solution could look into the future and predict 3 things for you, what would they be? To kick this off, here’s a list of predictive needs I often hear from customers: 1) Am I about to miss my service levels, and which ones are about to […]

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Ipswitch’s Top Five Security Predictions for 2011

Data breaches, confidentiality and privacy will remain key areas of concern in 2011, and these topics fuel many of Ipswitch’s 2011 security predictions. 2011 will be the year that smart companies shift their focus away from tactical (and often reactive) security tools and instead focus strategically on policy creation, management […]

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