Managed File Transfer

3 Steps to Compliant File Transfers

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In my last post, I covered common regulations, who is affected, and what is required from a file transfer standpoint to satisfy them. In this post, I explain three steps your organization can take to make sure your file transfers satisfy regulatory requirements. Characterize the types of file transfers your […]

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Managed File Transfer is an obvious choice for non-profits needing to satisfy critical regulatory compliance requirements

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NHBC is the National House Building Council, a building standards and insurance warranty provider in the United Kingdom. By implementing a Managed File Transfer (MFT) solution, NHBC is able to effectively ensure a constant flow of secure, confidential, copyright and personal documents and communications – a necessity in the heavily […]

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Blueprint for a Successful File Transfer Project: Steps 3 and 4

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In my last post, I covered the first two steps in a proven four-step plan for ensuring a smooth implementation. Here are I cover the final two steps of this blueprint for success. 3) Release to Production – This step is usually coupled with step 2 and iterated for each […]

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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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Blueprint for a Successful File Transfer Project: Steps 1 and 2

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Cutting over to any new software is daunting, but by following a proven methodology – or blueprint – if you will, you can pave the way for success. The biggest issue I see come up is wanting to move everything over “as-is” into a new solution in a short amount […]

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5 Key Considerations When Using PGP Encryption in File Transfer

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When you’re moving files containing sensitive information, you want to make sure it’s encrypted and not available to prying eyes, whether the data is at rest or in motion. A proven way to protect files before, during, and after transfer is via PGP file encryption. In this post, I’ll go […]

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Integrate your file transfer solution with your antivirus solution

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Every day, files are exchanged between your systems, employees, and business partners on a global scale. It’s no secret that with each file transfer, your organization faces potential exposure to viruses, worms, Trojan horses and other malware – and the damaged files, corrupted applications, reduced performance and other adverse business […]

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