Data Transfer Glossary

This section of the site defines or explains terms, abbreviations, protocols and much more to create a Data Transfer glossary. It is perfect for Windows administrators, sysadmins, IT architects and project managers interested in learning more about data transfer and file sharing.

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Double Post – the act of sending a file in for processing twice on a production system.

Map – usually short for “transformation map“, which provides a standardized way to transform one document format into another through the use of pre-defined document definitions.

Non-Repudiation – the ability to prove beyond a shadow of doubt that a specific file, message or transaction was sent at particular time by a particular party from another party.