MANAGED FILE TRANSFER BLOG
Pro2col are independent experts in secure data transfer and file sharing. Since 2004, we have delivered technology, support and professional services to over 750 organisations from 30 different countries. Our technical consultants have worked across a wide range of industries and use cases, and have a deep knowledge of this technology. The Managed File Transfer blog aims to share this expertise with you. You will find technical tips, guest posts from the leading vendors, use-cases and other resources.
We created this completely independent Managed File Transfer Buyer’s Guide to help you confidently select the right solution for your business requirements.
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This case study describes how Pro2col delivered a smooth launch and cut costs for a utility start-up. It is an MFT utility use case.
It’s been ten years since the release of the Gartner Managed File Transfer Magic Quadrant. So what would a Gartner MFT Magic Quadrant look like today?
This is a server-to-server MFT large file transfer use case for transferring whole company data sets measuring terabytes during a business acquisition.
Taking Managed File Transfer (MFT) to another level to secure genome data for vital research.
Genomics England needed to speed up their complex approval system, enabling researchers to carry out ground breaking medical research within strict security protocols. Pro2col designed a bespoke MFT solution with secure online forms and automation.
This use case explains how a mortgage provider used MFT to completely transform the review and acceptance of a mortgage application. This reduced manual processing, allowing, improved security and provided a more user-friendly experience.
One day in November 2018, during a caffeine-fuelled Monday morning team meeting, Pro2col Managing Director James Lewis posed the question: ‘Who fancies joining me on the Jurassic Coast 100km Ultra Challenge?’
Are your employees sharing personal data via email? Or using an insecure app for large files? Don’t risk a data breach, and read up on secure file sharing.
What can we expect from the MFT market place in the coming months and years? Pro2col Managing Director James Lewis gives his insight, and looks back at the last financial year for the business.
If you are using the Info-Tech MFT Data Quadrant to help select a Managed File Transfer solution, please read this blog first. It’s written by experts with over 15 years’ experience with this technology.
Digital transformation: Data transfers underpin your operational processes, and a review will show opportunities to consolidate systems.
There’s a lot of uncertainty about how and when the UK will leave the EU. This blog and downloadable guide help businesses prepare for handling personal data in the event of a no deal.
Adding ALDP to your MFT solution prevents users accidentally leaking data, or malware entering the organisation, without disrupting business processes.
This blog post and video explains everything you need to know about PGP encryption, so you can make an informed decision about whether it is right for you.
This article looks at why you should think twice before testing in a live environment, when you need to consider an MFT dev environment and details of the six stages for testing and development.
Which are the most widely used file transfer delivery protocols? Which should you be using and how do you identify which solution uses which protocols? This blog post answers your questions about Managed File Transfer protocols.
Pro2col Ltd have received Cyber Essentials certification, recognising our ongoing commitment to security and data protection.
Data transfers underpin many operations within an organisation, so it’s important to know if a file transfer failed. Your customer SLAs may depend on it. Read on to find out how an MFT solution can alert you when a transfer fails and identify the reasons why.
Online forms allow businesses to gather customer, supplier or internal user data securely and efficiently, removing manual processing and reducing human error. Fields are customisable and can be configured to automate follow-on business processes.
From sensitive player information to high definition live broadcasts; this article looks at how data transfer software is used in a football tournament like the World Cup 2018. This article is a file transfer use case.
The Certified File Transfer Professional (CFTP) programme is a low cost and quick way to certify and enhance your knowledge. In fact it’s the only file transfer training of its kind in the world. Find out ten ways the CFTP will boost your IT career.
Coviant have released Diplomat Managed File Transfer v8.0. We’d recommend you upgrade as soon as possible. Find out more about the new features and fixes in this article.
PCI DSS is the security standard for processing and storing credit card information. From 30th June 2018, organisations can no longer use SSL and early TLS to meet the PCI DSS standard. This blog post will remind you of the requirements and what this means for your file transfer solution.
Pro2col Ltd have acquired and enhanced the Certified File Transfer Professional (CFTP) programme, meaning they will provide training for file transfer engineers across the world.
We are delighted to announce that we have received the Ipswitch Partner Award for File Transfer for the second time. It’s for achieving the highest revenue within the UK.
Read up on the risks of using file sharing apps, how they measure up against compliance, and get tips on tackling shadow IT in your organisation. This is a valuable resource if you are considering sourcing a Dropbox alternative.