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Migrating from Oracle Java to an OpenJDK Distribution And Using In a JSCAPE MFT Server Instance On Linux

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Mon, Dec 09, 2019 @ 07:13 AM

Some JSCAPE MFT Server customers are looking to migrate to OpenJDK distributions in order to avoid the Oracle Java paid subscriptions. JSCAPE MFT Server readily supports OpenJDK, so you won't lose any of its capabilities when you do an Oracle Java to OpenJDK migration. In this post, we'll show you just how easy it is to do such a migration on a Linux host.

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

JSCAPE MFT Server Migrations - How To Migrate from Oracle Java to OpenJDK on Windows

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Mon, Nov 25, 2019 @ 05:21 AM

JSCAPE MFT Server customers who want to avoid the Oracle Java paid subscriptions can simply migrate to any of the free open Java (OpenJDK) distributions. JSCAPE MFT Server readily supports OpenJDK, so you won't lose any of its capabilities when you do an Oracle Java to OpenJDK migration. In this post, we'll show you just how easy it is to do that on a Windows host.

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

Set Up Automated File Transfers with Windows SMB Share

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Nov 22, 2019 @ 01:59 AM

One of the most common ways of transferring data between Windows servers is through the Server Message Block (SMB) network file sharing protocol. A lot of organizations, for instance, use it for exchanging data between branch offices across a wide area network (WAN). If you want to know how to schedule an automated file transfer via Windows SMB share (or maybe a Samba share on Linux), read this post.  

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

How To Schedule Automated Dropbox File Transfers | JSCAPE

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Nov 07, 2019 @ 12:38 AM

The ability to perform automated file transfers to a cloud-based storage solution like Dropbox can be a valuable asset to businesses who want to benefit from the scalability and cost-efficiency of the cloud or who simply need to transfer data to a trading partner's online storage. If that's something you can use, you can learn how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server to carry out scheduled automated Dropbox file transfers in this post.

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

How To Use DropBox As Cloud Storage For Your MFT Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sun, Nov 03, 2019 @ 08:35 PM

Last time, we taught you how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server so that files uploaded via FTPS, SFTP, HTTPS, and other file transfer services can be stored in the Box cloud storage solution. This would allow you to take advantage of the scalability, high availability and cost efficiency of the cloud infrastructure. But if you're more familiar with DropBox and want to use it for this purpose, you can do that as well.

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

How To Use Box As Cloud Storage For Your MFT Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sun, Oct 27, 2019 @ 02:39 AM

A file transfer server that stores user files in cloud storage solutions has many advantages. This would mean, your storage would be more scalable, highly available, cost-efficient, and secure. JSCAPE MFT Server easily integrates with several cloud storage solutions like AWS S3, Azure Files, Google Storage, Box, DropBox, and IBM Cloud, so that when users transfer files to it via FTPS, SFTP, AS2, HTTPS, and so on, those files will be stored directly into one of these cloud storage solutions.

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

How To Schedule Automated File Uploads From Your Server To Box Cloud Storage

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Oct 25, 2019 @ 05:06 AM

The ability to transfer files automatically to a cloud-based storage solution like Box.com can be a valuable asset to businesses who want to benefit from the scalability and cost-efficiency of the cloud or who simply need to transfer data to a trading partner's online storage. In this post, we'll teach you how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server to carry out scheduled automated file uploads to Box.

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

How To Install MFT Synchronizer Agent on Windows

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Oct 19, 2019 @ 07:27 AM

In this tutorial, we're going to show you how to install JSCAPE MFT Synchronizer Agent on a Windows host. Agents are used in cases wherein the remote host that you would like to synchronize with your  host via JSCAPE MFT Synchronizer doesn’t have any running file transfer service whatsoever. So, there’s no FTPS, no SFTP, not even, plain FTP, or any other file transfer protocol for that matter.

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Topics: Tutorials, JSCAPE MFT Synchronizer

How To Append a TimeStamp To Each File Downloaded From Another Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Oct 10, 2019 @ 03:40 AM

[Last updated October 10, 2019] Whenever we download files from an external server on a regular basis, we often like to rename each file so that they follow a certain format. This would make it easier for us to group, sort or manage them whenever the need arises. One common practice is to append a timestamp at the end of the filename. This article will teach you how to automate the entire process using JSCAPE MFT Server Triggers.

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

How to Transfer Files from an iPhone or iPad to a Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Oct 03, 2019 @ 12:07 AM

[Last updated October 3, 2019] In this tutorial, I'll show you how to carry out file transfers between an iPhone or iPad and JSCAPE MFT Server. This capability is ideal for organizations who have adopted some form of BYOD policy and want to establish secure backups and file transfers between iOS mobile devices and a company-owned server. 

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Topics: Ad-Hoc File Transfers, JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Security, File Transfer Clients, Tutorials, Mobile