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How To Use Amazon S3 As The File Storage System of Your MFT Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Jan 05, 2018 @ 04:02 AM

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.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Tutorials, Reverse Proxy

Amazon S3 vs Local Storage - Where Should You Store Files Uploaded to Your File Transfer Server?

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sun, Dec 17, 2017 @ 09:37 AM

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 a remote server or storage service. One of these storage services is Amazon S3. But why would you want to store uploaded files there?

In this post we explore some of the pros and cons of using Amazon S3 as your MFT Server's file storage system compared to the default option, i.e. local storage. 

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, High Availability, Managed File Transfer, Reverse Proxy

How To Connect and Upload Files To an Amazon S3 Trading Partner

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Wed, Dec 06, 2017 @ 03:38 AM

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. 

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Tutorials, Triggers

Video: Using Digital Signatures on AS2 Messages

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Oct 12, 2017 @ 04:25 AM

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.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Videos, Tutorials, AS2

Video: Setting Up Client Certificate Authentication on an AS2 Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Oct 07, 2017 @ 11:50 AM

A video tutorial demonstrating how to set up client certificate authentication on an AS2 server running on JSCAPE MFT Server. 

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Videos, Tutorials, AS2

Video: Applying AS2 Encryption

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 @ 11:25 PM

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 this.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Videos, Tutorials, Secure File Transfer, AS2

Video: How To Set Up An Automated AS2 File Transfer

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 @ 11:18 PM

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 AS2 EDI messages automatically

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Videos, Tutorials, Triggers, AS2

Video: The Quickstart Guide To Setting Up An AS2 Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 @ 10:54 PM

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.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Videos, Tutorials, AS2

Video: How To Create A Client Certificate

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 @ 04:19 AM

A video tutorial demonstrating how to create a client certificate on JSCAPE MFT Server.  

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Videos, Tutorials, Secure File Transfer

Video: Server To Server File Transfer - Zip, Upload to a Trading Partner, and Then Move For Archiving

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Sep 14, 2017 @ 03:43 AM

A tutorial showing how to set up JSCAPE MFT Server to automatically zip files, upload the zip file to a trading partner, and then move the local zip file to another directory for archiving.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Videos, Tutorials, Triggers