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Managed File Transfer and Network Solutions

Setting up a Linux FTP Server - Part 1

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sun, May 06, 2018 @ 05:00 PM

Overview

In this post, I'll show you how easy it is to set up a Linux FTP Server using JSCAPE MFT Server. One advantage of using a Java FTP server like JSCAPE MFT Server is that it can run on virtually any platform; be it Windows, Solaris, Mac OS X, Linux, etc. All you need is a suitable Java runtime environment (JRE) and you can already provide FTP file transfer services. 

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, FTP, Linux FTP Server, Tutorials

How To Create Custom Trigger Actions

Posted by Van Glass on Thu, Mar 22, 2018 @ 04:48 PM

Overview

Triggers are a very powerful feature that allow you to listen for events and respond with actions if conditions are met.  For example, whenever a file is uploaded by a certain user you may wish to have this file encrypted and then send an email notification with details of the file transfer.

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

How To Automatically Copy Each File Downloaded From A Remote Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Feb 17, 2018 @ 06:18 AM

Overview

In this tutorial, we demonstrate how to set up JSCAPE MFT Server to copy each file downloaded from a remote server. If you want to follow these steps locally, we suggest you follow the instructions in the article "Downloading Files Periodically From A Trading Partner" first. This tutorial will only work if you have a separate trigger that performs the download process and that article will help you in that regard. 

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

How To Use Amazon S3 As The File Storage System of Your MFT Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Jan 05, 2018 @ 04:02 AM

Overview

A couple of weeks ago, we compared the advantages and disadvantages of using Amazon S3 and local storage as file storage system for JSCAPE MFT Server. For those who want to try storing their file transfer server end user files on Amazon S3, this post is for you.

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Topics: Tutorials, JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Reverse Proxy

How To Connect and Upload Files To an Amazon S3 Trading Partner

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Wed, Dec 06, 2017 @ 03:38 AM

Overview

In this tutorial, we'll show you how to connect JSCAPE MFT Server to an Amazon S3 Trading Partner and then upload files to an S3 bucket. 

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

Video: Using Digital Signatures on AS2 Messages

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Oct 12, 2017 @ 04:25 AM

This video tutorial shows you how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server AS2 servers so that you and your trading partners can digitally sign your AS2 messages.

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

Video: Setting Up Client Certificate Authentication on an AS2 Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Oct 07, 2017 @ 11:50 AM

A video tutorial demonstrating how to set up client certificate authentication on an AS2 server running on JSCAPE MFT Server. 

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

Video: Applying AS2 Encryption

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 @ 11:25 PM

If your AS2 connection already runs over HTTPS, your EDI messages should already be protected by the data-in-motion encryption that comes with SSL/TLS. But what if you want an added layer of security or if you're somehow only using HTTP and want to encrypt your transmission? You'll need something like this.

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

Video: How To Set Up An Automated AS2 File Transfer

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 @ 11:18 PM

Last time, we posted a quickstart guide to setting up an AS2 server. The example in that tutorial featured a manual method for sending EDI messages. Because EDI transactions are really best carried out through automated means, this video will teach you how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server to send AS2 EDI messages automatically

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

Video: The Quickstart Guide To Setting Up An AS2 Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 @ 10:54 PM

In this video tutorial, we walk you through the basic steps of setting up an AS2 server. These are the initial steps that will eventually allow you to carry out EDI transactions with an increasing number of trading partners already using this popular B2B file transfer protocol.

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