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How to Set Up SSL Client Authentication | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sun, Jan 03, 2021 @ 05:18 AM

[Last updated: January 2021] People who use SSL/TLS to secure their online transactions/file transfers are mostly only familiar with two of its security functions: 1. That it can encrypt data in transit and 2. That it can enable clients to authenticate the server. They're likely not making use of another feature that can greatly enhance SSL security even more - client certificate authentication.

We already talked about client certificate authentication and its benefits on a previous post, so if you want to learn more about it, I suggest you click that link. In that post, we never got to talk about how to enable client certificate authentication on the server side. This quick post will be all about that.

 

 

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Security, Tutorials, Secure File Transfer, FTPS

How To Install an SFTP Server on Windows | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Mon, Dec 28, 2020 @ 02:31 AM

[Last updated: December 2020] Because Windows doesn't have an SFTP server built in, here's a tutorial showing how to install one on it. 

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

How To Sync a Linux Directory with an Amazon S3 Bucket

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Dec 19, 2020 @ 03:40 AM

In one of our previous posts, we taught you how to sync a Windows folder with an AWS S3 bucket. This time, we'll show you how to do that with a Linux directory. 

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

How To Securely Transfer Large Files Over The Internet

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Wed, Dec 16, 2020 @ 01:02 AM

Businesses that deal with large files such as high-definition videos, 3D CAD models, and so on, sometimes need to transfer these files to another department or to a trading partner located in another state, country, or continent. In situations like this, it pays to know how to securely transfer large files over the Internet.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Security, Secure File Transfer

How to Access AWS S3 Storage with SFTP | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Dec 11, 2020 @ 02:28 AM

SFTP is easily one of the most widely used file transfer protocols in business processes. Incidentally, Amazon S3 is also steadily becoming a go-to cloud storage solution for businesses. How would you like to access AWS S3 via SFTP? If that looks like something you could use, check out this post.

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

How to Automate a SFTP File Transfer | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Dec 03, 2020 @ 01:13 AM

Automated SFTP file transfers are traditionally done through scripts, but there's a much easier way. In this tutorial, we'll show you how to automate SFTP file transfers without writing a single line of code.

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

Use JSCAPE MFT Server with Multi-Cloud Storage Solutions

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sun, Nov 29, 2020 @ 11:44 PM

When business processes involve multiple cloud storage solutions, things can get quite tricky for IT administrators. In this post, we discuss some of the challenges IT admins face when managing and performing file transfers with multi cloud storage solutions and how you can address them using JSCAPE MFT Server.

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

How To Copy Files From Azure Blob Storage To AWS S3 | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Nov 28, 2020 @ 06:04 AM

There are several possible reasons why you might want to copy files from Azure Blob Storage to AWS S3 (or vise versa). Maybe you want to migrate from one cloud to another. Maybe you subscribe to both cloud storage solutions and want to synchronize between the two. Maybe you just want to perform a backup. Whatever reason you might have, here's a solution that doesn't require a single line of code, can run fully automated, and can be used for other cloud storage and network services as well.

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

How to Download Multiple Files from Azure Blob Storage | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Nov 20, 2020 @ 08:09 PM

All this time, you've been uploading loads upon loads of files onto your Azure Blob Storage container. But now, you have this workflow that will be needing some of those files on a monthly basis. In this tutorial, we'll show you how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server so that it will download a certain set of files from your Azure Blob Storage container on a pre-defined schedule. 

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

How To Copy Files To Azure Blob Storage On A Predefined Schedule

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Nov 14, 2020 @ 07:04 AM

For today's tutorial, we're going to show you how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server so that it will copy files from a local directory to Azure Blob Storage on a predefined schedule. 

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