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Tracking Files Should Be As Easy As Tracking Holiday Shipments

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Nothing has the ability to put a damper on your Christmas spirits faster than a delayed shipment or a lost package. However, with online shopping on the rise and an ever increasing demand for convenience and speed, added pressure is being applied to delivery services creating more opportunities for issues […]

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Five Ways Dropbox Will Get You Fired

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The popularity of consumer file-sync-and-share solutions such as Dropbox continues to grow, as consumers appreciate the ease with which they’re able to transfer large files, such as photos and videos, to family and friends. While beneficial to consumers, these applications are problematic for IT departments. More and more employees use […]

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Five things your files would tell you (if they could talk)

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If your files could talk, I guarantee that they would have a lot to say. With larger quantities of data being shared across more devices than ever before, we often mismanage our files and lose critical information. Nearly half (42 percent) of IT professionals report their organization does not mandate […]

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Why you need – and want – your file transfer to act like a delivery service

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Delivery services have come a long way over the past decade. Expecting a package? Check the status with the tracking number. Sending a surprise to someone in another state? Just log in to see when you will be getting an excited call. Or, find out before you even send the […]

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Where Do You Fall Within the Data Protection Divide?

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Ipswitch recently conducted a survey of more than100 IT professionals unveiling that employees feel an overwhelming sense of personal responsibility to protect corporate information or data. While accountability was high (84 percent) from an individual standpoint, 42 percent of respondents indicated that their organization does not mandate methods for securely […]

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IT’s Time to Take Back Control (Infographic)

As an IT professional, this likely sounds all too familiar: Find a way(s) to keep business processes smooth and secure despite your lack of full control or visibility over the movement of files. As the type of data, threats, transfer scenarios and modes all continue to rise, you are expected […]

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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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