Reverse Proxy and Load Balancer

Storing sensitive data in the DMZ is a violation of many compliance standards such as HIPAA and PCI DSS.  JSCAPE MFT Gateway is a load balancer and reverse proxy server that allows your trading partners to access your data without having to open ports on your internal network or store sensitive information in the DMZ. 

JSCAPE MFT Gateway is a perfect companion to JSCAPE MFT Server offering a secure and high availability managed file transfer solution designed to meet PCI DSS, HIPAA, SOX and GLBA compliance requirements.

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Example Uses

  • Add an extra layer of security to help achieve PCI DSS, HIPAA, SOX and GLBA compliance requirements
  • Stream content from internal network to Internet based users without storing any content in the DMZ
  • Eliminate the need to open ports to your internal network and maintain complex firewall configurations
  • Add high availability load balancing to your network services

Feature Summary

  • Platform independent with installers for Windows, Linux, Solaris, UNIX and Mac OS X
  • Support for any TCP/IP protocol including FTP, FTPS, SFTP/SSH, and HTTP/S
  • Keeps sensitive data out of the DMZ
  • Load balance connections between multiple servers for high availability
  • User credentials are maintained on your internal network
  • No client software and seamless integration with existing network applications

How It Works

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  1. Services are defined in JSCAPE MFT Gateway and mapped to services on internal network
  2. Ports are only opened between JSCAPE MFT Gateway and internal network services
  3. Clients connect to DMZ facing services on JSCAPE MFT Gateway
  4. JSCAPE MFT Gateway accepts incoming connections from clients and seamlessly streams data between client, JSCAPE MFT Gateway and service on internal network without any data ever landing in the DMZ