After explaining to a friend the type of work I do as a bTrade managed file transfer (MFT) specialist, he said: “Moving data from one place to another is pretty simple.” Generally speaking, he is correct. But as the saying goes, the devil is in the details.
You need to know the details of your file transfer scenarios in order to deploy a truly effective “managed” file transfer system. Today, I want to go over three of the basic types of file transfer—B2B (Business to Business), A2A (Application to Application) and Ad hoc transfers. (more)