Automating User Creation & Maintenance in WS_FTP Server

Automating User Creation & Maintenance in WS_FTP Server

Generally the larger our systems get, the more of an administrative burden they become. More user accounts need creating for access; permissions and controls need to be set correctly for security purposes; and something or someone needs to keep a track of the changes taking place.

The Brand New & Improved WhatsUp Gold 2020

The Brand New & Improved WhatsUp Gold 2020

If you are keen follower of our blog, you will have noted that in May 2020, we saw the release of the first MOVEit edition under the Progress banner. If you are not a keen follower...why on earth not?! 

MOVEit 2020 with New Gateway and Mobile Modules

MOVEit 2020 with New Gateway and Mobile Modules

It has been quite a long wait since the last release of MOVEit in 2019 - six months to be exact. We can only speculate that there has been some integration to do between Progress and Ipswitch, since the acquisition last year which may have delayed things.

What is Explicit and Implicit FTPS?

What is Explicit and Implicit FTPS?

You may have noticed that this is our second blog post on the different configurable modes of FTP, in recent days - after our previous blog on the differences between active and passive FTP. We often write about our experiences at the time and the past 30-days have been no exception, having spoken with and assisted a number of customers through the intricacies of FTP.

What is the Difference Between Active and Passive FTP?

What is the Difference Between Active and Passive FTP?

For a protocol with nearly fifty years on the clock, FTP can sometimes be a lot more complicated than most would assume. In particular, there is often a strong misunderstanding of the differences between active and passive FTP sessions, which can lead to confusion around port numbers in use and how the protocol really works.

How to Automate File Transfers with Azure using MOVEit

How to Automate File Transfers with Azure using MOVEit

For those of you who use MOVEit Automation to automate the transfer of files between different hosts, you will know that while there are a number of supported hosts from SFTP servers to Amazon S3, there is no current native connector for Microsoft Azure blobs at the time of writing.

Why Maintenance Tasks are so Important for MOVEit

Why Maintenance Tasks are so Important for MOVEit

After working with quite a few customers on upgrading their MOVEit installations over the past six months, there is one thing which we have noticed is being frequently overlooked - the regular execution of maintenance tasks, which help to keep MOVEit healthy and operationally functional.

Renaming Files With Dynamic Parameters Using MOVEit Automation

Renaming Files With Dynamic Parameters Using MOVEit Automation

So, you have installed MOVEit Automation and have started to create automated workflows for moving files from one location to another. But with that initial requirement now fulfilled, what else can you get out of the solution?

8 Things That You Didn't Know You Could Do With MOVEit

8 Things That You Didn't Know You Could Do With MOVEit

With over eleven years' of technical experience with Ipswitch MOVEit solutions, we quite often are asked about how the solution might be able to solve some of the requirements which are not typically spoken about on the marketing materials.

How to Create a PECR Compliant Cookie Banner

How to Create a PECR Compliant Cookie Banner

If there is one topic which seems to be rearing its head again and again lately, it is the topic of website cookie management and the display of compliant cookie banners.