Regardless of the licence purchased, MOVEit Automation has a set of prebuilt scripts that are available straight out of the box for all users. One of the most underused of these is the Lookup process, which can greatly extend the capabilities of
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Dec 21, 2022 |
Pro2col’s motto is ‘doing things right, doing the right thing.’ We’re always striving to make a positive impact in every aspect of business, including working hard to support charities and the local community. As the year draws to a close, it’s only
Nov 29, 2022 |
It’s that time of year to dust off the Christmas Jumpers and wear them with pride to raise money for Save the Children. Christmas Jumper Day takes place on Thursday 8th December 2022.
Nov 21, 2022 |
Meet Hollie Follett - Our Marketing Placement Student By Hollie Follett, Marketing Assistant at Pro2col, 17 November 2022
Nov 2, 2022 |
HelpSystems Announce Rebrand - Become Fortra Today, our key partner HelpSystems announced that they are rebranding to Fortra. As the provider of two Managed File Transfer products in our stable, Globalscape and GoAnywhere, Fortra remain a key player
Sep 13, 2022 |
Pro2col Partners with Axway to Accelerate Enterprise Adoption of th eir Managed File Transfer Solution Across the UK & Republic of Ireland.
Sep 12, 2022 |
Three Reasons Why Keeping Software Versions Up-to-Date Is Vital For Your Business. By Chris Payne, Technical Director at Pro2col, 14 September 2022
Jul 1, 2022 | Awards
The Independent Business of the Year Award recognises vision, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit in Christchurch.
Jun 22, 2022 |
Keeping files safe is incredibly important for businesses, with strict compliance mandates like GDPR and the threat of fines a serious consequence of breaching legislation. The added risk of reputational damage calls for rigorous security when it
Mar 23, 2022 |
Pro2col are delighted to have been awarded the HelpSystems Top Growth Partner Award for the fourth consecutive year. The annual award recognises the growth and achievements of top partners within the HelpSytems’ channel community.
Automated File Transfers With Conditional Logic Made Simple Here at Advanced Cyber Solutions, we like to share great discoveries and solutions on the basis that it might help others in pursuit of the same outcomes. So when we were challenged, this
Mar 9, 2022 |
Pro2col are turning 18! Pro2col were founded in 2004 by Managing Director James Lewis, who spotted a gap in the market for an independent consultancy to support businesses in choosing, implementing and maintaining the best MFT solution.
How to Achieve SWIFT CSP Mandatory Controls with Time to Spare Have you ever met an IT manager, administrator, CISO or compliance officer who had a lot of time on their hands? No, me neither. If they exist, then they are certainly a rare breed!
Both solutions provide access to permission defined folders using protocols such as HTTPS, FTP and SFTP. Both have audit trails and the ability to send one-time links, for guest users to be able to download particular files. With so much overlap, what is the difference?
Generally the larger our systems get, the more of an administrative burden they become. More user accounts need creating for access; permissions and controls need to be set correctly for security purposes; and something or someone needs to keep a track of the changes taking place.
It may be obvious to some that FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is an insecure protocol; and that its continued use for transferring sensitive or personal is inappropriate. Yet, its use for that very purpose still continues according to Rapid7, creating an unnecessary risk.
ITAR requires that both defence materials and related technical data are handled by authorised parties and maintain a high degree of security. Managed file transfer solutions can help by guaranteeing a level of integrity, encryption and auditability during file movement workflows.
Monday's are not usually the favourite day of the week for most. However, on this particular Monday we were able to help a customer with an operational problem which was really causing headaches. High off the endorphins of our success, we thought we would share our work and show you how you can automate the merging of PDF files using MOVEit Automation.
There are few senses of achievement higher than finding a simple solution to a problem which was thought too complex or seemingly impossible, by others. Here at Pro2col, we are often asked to assist our customers in such scenarios, and relish to opportunity to put our thinking caps to the test.
Federated identity based authentication is the holy grail of all IT Security authentication policies. Something which all IT teams should be looking to introduce to all cloud and third-party hosted solutions. Controversial opinion? I don't think so, but I am happy to be debated on the topic.
Having worked with file transfer and document automation solutions for a number of years; we have noted a number of common themes or trends which tend to rear their heads over and over again. One such example is disappointing experience of using of Microsoft SharePoint for file and document sharing.
Free version of WhatsUp Gold now available Last week Progress announced the launch of a new edition of WhatsUp Gold was hitting the market. But this wasn't just a bulked up version of what had come before, with a broader feature set. This was a free