Managed File Transfer

Definition

Managed File Transfer (MFT) is software that manages an organization’s file transfer processes. It can support multiple file transfer protocols and platforms, securely transfer and store files, automate workflow, integrate with existing applications and provide visibility into all file transfer activities.

Recent Posts

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As you scout for the most cost-effective way of transmitting files with your business units and trading partners, among the many solutions that will likely stand out are free FTP servers. Most of these sofware applications are already bundled (or readily available through repositories) in operating systems like Linux, older [...]
Sat, Jan 20, 2018
Source: JSCAPE
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Overview A couple of weeks ago, we compared the advantages and disadvantages of using Amazon S3 and local storage as file storage system for JSCAPE MFT Server. For those who want to try storing their file transfer server end user files on Amazon S3, this post is for you. [...]
Fri, Jan 05, 2018
Source: JSCAPE
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Overview Some modern file transfer servers already have the built-in capability to store uploaded files in different places. For instance, in JSCAPE MFT Server, you have the option to store uploaded files either locally (i.e. on the same machine as the system running the file transfer service itself) or to [...]
Sun, Dec 17, 2017
Source: JSCAPE
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Overview In this tutorial, we'll show you how to connect JSCAPE MFT Server to an Amazon S3 Trading Partner and then upload files to an S3 bucket. [...]
Wed, Dec 06, 2017
Source: JSCAPE
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Theoretically, RSA keys that are 2048 bits long should be good until 2030. If so, isn't it a bit early to start using the 4096-bit keys that have become increasingly available in encryption-enabled applications? It depends. [...]
Fri, Nov 24, 2017
Source: JSCAPE
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This video tutorial shows you how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server AS2 servers so that you and your trading partners can digitally sign your AS2 messages. [...]
Thu, Oct 12, 2017
Source: JSCAPE
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A video tutorial demonstrating how to set up client certificate authentication on an AS2 server running on JSCAPE MFT Server. [...]
Sat, Oct 07, 2017
Source: JSCAPE
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If your AS2 connection already runs over HTTPS, your EDI messages should already be protected by the data-in-motion encryption that comes with SSL/TLS. But what if you want an added layer of security or if you're somehow only using HTTP and want to encrypt your transmission? You'll need something like [...]
Sat, Sep 30, 2017
Source: JSCAPE
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Last time, we posted a quickstart guide to setting up an AS2 server. The example in that tutorial featured a manual method for sending EDI messages. Because EDI transactions are really best carried out through automated means, this video will teach you how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server to send [...]
Sat, Sep 30, 2017
Source: JSCAPE
Video: The Quickstart Guide To Setting Up An AS2 Server
In this video tutorial, we walk you through the basic steps of setting up an AS2 server. These are the initial steps that will eventually allow you to carry out EDI transactions with an increasing number of trading partners already using this popular B2B file transfer protocol. [...]
Sat, Sep 30, 2017
Source: JSCAPE