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Managed File Transfer and Network Solutions

Monitoring A Remote SFTP Server for Newly Added Files

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Mon, Jun 25, 2018 @ 10:11 PM

Most users of JSCAPE MFT Server are already familiar with directory monitors. You often use it to monitor a directory for newly added files. Although that capability has helped immensely in automating a lot of business processes, it had its limitations. In the past, directory monitors could only be used to monitor local directories and UNC paths but not directories on remote servers. In the upcoming MFT Server 11, that's going to be possible.

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

Should We Start Using 4096 bit RSA keys?

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Nov 24, 2017 @ 12:32 AM

Theoretically, RSA keys that are 2048 bits long should be good until 2030. If so, isn't it a bit early to start using the 4096-bit keys that have become increasingly available in encryption-enabled applications? It depends.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Security, Secure File Transfer, SFTP, FTPS

Video: Monitoring a Directory for New Files and Automatically Uploading to a SFTP Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Jun 30, 2017 @ 12:32 AM

Demonstrates how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server so that it monitors a directory for newly added files and then upload each file to a remote SFTP server.

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

Video: How To Setup An SFTP Server With JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Apr 07, 2017 @ 05:30 AM

In this video, you'll learn how to set up server and client keys on your SFTP server. This will enable your SFTP server with production environment-ready data-in-motion encryption and public key authentication capabilities.

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

Video: Install an SFTP Server on Windows with JSCAPE MFT Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Tue, Apr 04, 2017 @ 11:29 PM

Learn how to install an SFTP Server on Windows with JSCAPE MFT Server in this video tutorial.

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

Video: How To Automatically Forward Files From FTP to SFTP

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Mar 23, 2017 @ 07:41 AM

In this video tutorial, we'll show you how to automatically forward FTP uploads to an SFTP server.

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

How to Setup Public Key Authentication on an SFTP Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Feb 17, 2017 @ 02:35 AM

In today’s video we’ll teach you how to set up SFTP public key authentication on JSCAPE MFT Server. Public key authentication allows you to enforce 2 factor authentication to users connecting through the SFTP service.

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

Video: Using an SFTP Client on Windows, Mac, & Linux | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Feb 11, 2017 @ 05:23 AM

In this video, you'll learn how to use SFTP on AnyClient. In addition to SFTP, AnyClient also supports other file transfer protocols like FTP, FTPS, WebDAV, and many others. AnyClient is a platform-independent file transfer client that has installers for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.

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Topics: File Transfer Clients, AnyClient, Videos, Tutorials, SFTP

New Video: Creating a SFTP Reverse Proxy on JSCAPE MFT Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Oct 06, 2016 @ 09:35 PM

Last month, we published the article entitled "How To Set Up A SFTP Reverse Proxy On JSCAPE MFT Server". That post attracted a good number of readers. Because we think many people found it useful, we decided to create a video version of it. Here's the final product. Enjoy!

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Videos, SFTP

How To Set Up A SFTP Reverse Proxy On JSCAPE MFT Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Sep 01, 2016 @ 02:26 AM

Overview

JSCAPE MFT Server has a reverse proxy feature that allows you to map it to a user's or group's virtual path. This can come in handy when you want to transparently provide users access to one or more remote services through a single account. JSCAPE MFT Server's reverse proxy supports several file transfer protocols. But today, we'll just focus on configuring a SFTP reverse proxy.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, SFTP