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Managed File Transfer and Network Solutions

How To Copy Data From Azure To S3

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Wed, Sep 16, 2020 @ 06:51 AM

If your business stores data in multiple cloud storage solutions, chances are you've already encountered many instances when you had to transfer data from one cloud solution to another. In this post, you'll learn an easy way to do that using JSCAPE MFT Server. As an example, we'll show you how to set up JSCAPE MFT Server so that you can automatically copy data directly from Azure File Service to Amazon S3. 

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

How to Sync a Remote FTP Server to S3 | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Sep 11, 2020 @ 02:51 AM

In a previous post, we taught you how to mirror an FTP/S service running on JSCAPE MFT Server to an Amazon S3 bucket folder. You can set up a similar process using any remote FTP/S  service even if that service isn't running on a JSCAPE MFT Server instance. We'll show you how to do that in this post.

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

How to Mirror a FTP Server to S3 Storage | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Sep 04, 2020 @ 02:52 AM

If your FTP/S service runs on JSCAPE MFT Server, it's possible to mirror files stored in that FTP server to an Amazon S3 bucket folder. We'll show you how to do that in this post. 

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

How to Monitor SFTP Directories & Download Files

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Aug 20, 2020 @ 12:04 AM

In this tutorial, we're going to show you how to monitor directories on a remote SFTP server and then download any new files on a periodic basis. 

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

Using a Remote WebDAV Service as Network Storage for Your MFT Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Aug 07, 2020 @ 08:01 AM

One advantage of using JSCAPE MFT Server as your file transfer server is that it's so easy to extend the storage capacity of your user accounts to one or more remote services and storage solutions. And in this post, we're going to show you how to use a remote WebDAV service as a network storage for your JSCAPE MFT Server instance. 

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Tutorials

How to Migrate the JSCAPE MFT Server Between Windows Hosts

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Jul 31, 2020 @ 07:27 AM

Some of the most common questions we get at our Help Desk revolves around how to migrate an existing JSCAPE MFT Server instance from one host to another. One of the easiest ways to do that is by using the Failover Synchronization module. In this post, we're going to use that feature to demonstrate a migration from a Windows host to another Windows host.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Tutorials

How To Transfer Files Uploaded To An FTP/S Server To An Amazon S3 Bucket

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Jul 02, 2020 @ 04:15 AM

Let's say you have an FTP or FTPS server and you want to transfer files uploaded to it to an AWS S3 bucket. You can do that with just a few clicks if your FTP/S service is running on JSCAPE MFT Server. Let me show you how it's done.

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

How to Use Windows SMB Share As Network Storage | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Jun 20, 2020 @ 01:24 AM

When a user uploads files via FTP/S, SFTP, HTTP/S, or any supported file transfer protocol to JSCAPE MFT Server, those files don't have to be stored on the same machine as that server. Instead, you can have those files redirected to a variety of network storage options like a remote SFTP service, Amazon S3, Dropbox and several others. In this post we're going to show you how to store uploaded files to a remote Windows SMB share. 

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

How To Schedule an AS2 File Transfer

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Jun 12, 2020 @ 11:00 AM

In a previous post on automated AS2 file transfers, we showed you how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server so that it would monitor a directory for newly added files and then, each time a new file is detected, transmit that file to an AS2 trading partner. Today, we're going to try something different. We're going to set up JSCAPE MFT Server to carry out an AS2 transmission on a pre-defined schedule.

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

How to Test SFTP Connectivity to Remote Hosts | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Tue, May 26, 2020 @ 05:45 AM

Let's say you're trying to establish a connection with a remote SFTP host, perhaps one of your own SFTP servers or maybe one owned by one of your trading partners. While there are tools like nmap and netstat that you can use to test SFTP connectivity, you can also use JSCAPE MFT Monitor

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Topics: Tutorials, JSCAPE MFT Monitor, SFTP