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Ignoring Specific Errors In An Error Handling Trigger

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sun, Apr 05, 2020 @ 04:35 PM

In a previous post, we taught you how to set up triggers that catch and handle trigger errors thrown by other triggers. Now, earlier this week, we received a query from a customer who had this kind of trigger but wanted to ignore a particular trigger event. That is, they didn't want their error handling trigger to execute its succeeding action(s) if the error thrown was a certain type of error. Here's one way to do it. 

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

What Is The Standard Server Port For AS2? | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Mar 28, 2020 @ 06:20 AM

The AS2 protocol has no standard port per se. However, since it runs over HTTP or HTTPS, people who use AS2 also use the standard ports of those protocols by default.

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

An Easier Way Of Exchanging AS2 Trading Partner Credentials

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Mar 26, 2020 @ 10:44 PM

AS2 is no doubt the best option for carrying out B2B exchanges of EDI documents. However, compared to general purpose file transfer protocols like FTP/S or SFTP, it's known to be considerably more difficult to set up. And one of the hardest parts is in setting up the connection (basically, between two trading partners) itself. This method we're about to share with you should greatly simplify things in that regard.

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

Why Use JSCAPE MFT Server As Your AS2 Server?

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Mar 21, 2020 @ 02:46 AM

As promised in our last post, we're going to talk about JSCAPE MFT Server and why it's the perfect choice for an AS2 server.

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

How To Pick The Best AS2 Server For Your Business

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Mar 19, 2020 @ 05:11 AM

So you've already discovered the benefits of AS2 and are now convinced you need one for your business. You might now be wondering, 'what is the best AS2 server out there'? There can be a number of products to choose from, so let's identify the qualities that really matter.

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

What is an AS2 Server? | B2B File Sharing | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Mar 13, 2020 @ 06:27 AM

Last time, we talked about the benefits of AS2 and why you might need it for your business. In order to transact through AS2, you'll need an AS2 server. Here's what it is.

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

What are the Benefits of AS2 File Transfers? | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Wed, Mar 11, 2020 @ 09:30 AM

Since the start of the year, we've been seeing a dramatic rise in interest for AS2 from businesses across the board. AS2 is commonly used in enterprise B2B transactions. So why are more businesses, even SMBs, gaining interest in it? What benefits do organisations stand to gain from adopting AS2?

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

Monitor & Respond To Copy File Events | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Mar 06, 2020 @ 03:42 AM

In a previous post, we showed how you can monitor Move File events and respond to them with an appropriate trigger action(s). You can perform these types of operations on Copy File events as well.

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

Moving Data Across a Hybrid Cloud Doesn't Have To Cost An Arm and A Leg

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sun, Mar 01, 2020 @ 05:07 PM

One of the technical challenges IT admins face with hybrid cloud environments is how to move data between their organization's on-premise data center and whichever public cloud(s) it's paired with. This post introduces an easy, more affordable way to do it.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Cloud Computing

How To Monitor Moved Files Without Using Directory Monitors

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Wed, Feb 26, 2020 @ 03:26 AM

There are times when, as part of a business process, you'd want to monitor files that have been moved from one directory to another. Once a particular file is moved, you might want to kick off a subsequent task or series of tasks in response to that move event. The traditional way of doing this with JSCAPE MFT Server was to create 1) a directory monitor for each destination directory and then 2) a trigger that would respond to the file movement. We now have a more efficient solution.

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