Aug 15 2013

Ipswitch File Transfer Sponsoring Osterman Research Webinar on 'Four Reasons Every Business Needs a Managed File Transfer Solution'

Session to provide attendees with actionable tips to reduce risk, get work done with Managed File Transfer

August 15, 2013 – LEXINGTON, Mass. – Ipswitch File Transfer, the trusted choice for Managed File Transfer (MFT), today announced that it will sponsor an August 22 webinar to provide businesses with key tips for why they need an MFT solution.


The webinar, entitled "Four Reasons Every Business Needs a Managed File Transfer Solution," will take place from 10 to 11 a.m. and from 2 to 3 p.m. ET. The webinar will be moderated by Michael Osterman, president of the analyst firm Osterman Research.


"Moving files within and between companies is critical to getting work done. But without proper security, visibility and control, and workflow management, IT and the business can be at significant risk," said Jeff Whitney, vice president of Global Marketing at Ipswitch FT. "We encourage you to join industry thought leaders in the Osterman Research webinar to learn about these very real risks and to gain actionable tips for addressing them.


"The Managed File Transfer process involves much more than sharing documents with your co-worker --you need to know it is secure, improving company workflow and complying with industry regulations," Whitney added. "You can't let your important information be handled by a solution that isn't able to equip your enterprise. Join industry thought leaders to gain actionable tips for transferring your business critical documents."


Joining Osterman in the webinar will be industry experts Rebecca Freise, senior application systems administrator at Oppenheimer Funds, and Ragan McBride, an automation engineer and industry consultant. Topics that will be covered include: How to improve security and reduce risk with Managed File Transfer that includes encryption, authentication and hardened security protocols How to offload IT workload by giving them a centralized automated solution that can be used by all team members, eliminating unreliable legacy scripts How to support SLAs and compliance requirements including HIPAA, SOX and PCI by supporting archival, auditability and granular controls Attendees also will get a firsthand look at how leading companies have gained control over file activity processes without burdening IT by providing them with an affordable and easy to use, enterprise-class Managed File Transfer system.



What: "Four Reasons Every Business Needs a Managed File Transfer Solution" webinar When: 10-11 a.m. and 2-3 p.m. ET, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013 Register:


About Ipswitch File Transfer

Ipswitch File Transfer provides solutions that move, govern and secure business information between employees, business partners and customers. The company's proven solutions lead the industry in terms of ease of use, allowing companies of all sizes to take control of their sensitive and vital information and improve the speed of information flow. Ipswitch lets business and IT managers govern data transfers and file sharing with confidence and enable compliance by balancing the need for end user simplicity with the visibility and control required by IT. Ipswitch File Transfer solutions are trusted by thousands of organizations worldwide, including more than 90% of the Fortune 1000, government agencies, and millions of prosumers. For more information on Ipswitch File Transfer and its products, go to