Tag Archives: WS_FTP

Tales from the CompuCom Vendor Fair

Yesterday I had the pleasure of speaking with the sales representatives and account managers at CompuCom, many of whom have been selling Ipswitch solutions for a long time.  It was a return visit to CompuCom’s Dallas headquarters for me, having attended a similar vendor fair about 6 months ago. Many […]

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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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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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Solving Business Problems

I spent the day today at the CompuCom vendor fair in Dallas, TX.  CompuCom is one of Ipswitch’s sales channel partners, and the purpose of attending today’s event was to talk about Ipswitch File Transfer solutions with CompuCom’s team of account managers and sales representatives. Today’s goal was to raise […]

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It’s Time for Self-Examination: Laying Out the Future of WS_FTP

With all the news around the Apple iPad, I was determined that I would not buy one until the second generation became available. With the second generation, prices will undoubtedly come down and I’ll get more functionality than what’s available in the first generation. I learned my lesson with the […]

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Person-to-person file sharing with visibility, management and enforcement

Worried about how people in your organization send files to other people, both internally and externally? If not, you should be. Employees have proven that they’ll use whatever is convenient to send files to other people, including email, USB drives, burning DVD’s and even signing-up for free file sharing websites.  […]

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