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DEFINITION: File sharing is the public or private sharing of computer data or space in a network with various levels of access privilege. While files can easily be shared outside a network (for example, simply by handing or mailing someone your file on a diskette), the term file sharing almost always means sharing files in a network, even if in a small local area network. File sharing allows a number of people  … 
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ESG: The Demand for Hybrid Online File Sharing Solutions
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This ESG will help you learn about recent changes in the OFS market, including the increasing demand for alternatives to the “one-size-fits-all,” cloud-based approach among current OFS users who leverage a cloud deployment model.
Posted: 29 Aug 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Citrix

Top 15+ Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing Vendors Compared
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: Access the following vendor analysis report to examine the strengths and cautions of the top 15+ Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing vendors. Learn what each vendor brings to the table and how you can ultimately make the right choice for your EFSS strategy.
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 13 Aug 2014

Box

Increasing Productivity of Distributed Teams
sponsored by Nasuni Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper tells how one organization leveraged a global file share solution that allowed them to share information between all of their offices without sacrificing performance or data security.
Posted: 07 Aug 2014 | Published: 07 Aug 2014

Nasuni Corporation

From BlackBerry to BYOD
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses mobile device management tools and other solutions for enterprises in the era of BYOD and mobile device diversity.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Mobile File Sharing: Balancing Productivity, Security, and Control
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This solution brief highlights the challenges organizations feel in the face of IT consumerization and BYOD trends. It also mentions one solution that improves the productivity of mobile file sharing without sacrificing security or compliance.
Posted: 21 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Acronis

The End of Services for Mac®: Evaluating Your Replacement Options
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses options for businesses replacing Services for Macintosh®, which will no longer be supported by Microsoft®.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

Acronis

Harnessing the tyranny of autonomy: the Dropbox problem and the manager’s dilemma
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to discover whether your employees should be able to share information that improves productivity, or if it should be tightly controlled for privacy and security purposes
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing
sponsored by Accellion, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the current maturation of the enterprise file synchronization and sharing (EFFS) market, which will benefit organizations looking for solutions to support their increasingly mobile workforce and support BYOD initiatives.
Posted: 11 Jul 2014 | Published: 02 Jul 2014

Accellion, Inc.

Mobilize Enterprise Data with Citrix ShareFile on Microsoft Azure
sponsored by Citrix and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: To help IT regain control over employee file sharing, organizations are mobilizing enterprise data with a highly secure and validated enterprise file sync and sharing solution with flexible data storage. Access this white paper to find out how you can meet your users' mobility, productivity, and collaboration requirements.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 03 Jul 2014

Citrix and Microsoft

Protecting Digitalized Assets in Healthcare: Which Managed File Transfer Deployment Model is Right for You?
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: Learn what types of policies and tools can be implemented to secure valuable healthcare data.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

GlobalScape

Security best practices for file-based data movement— an IT practitioner’s guide
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the best solution used to execute file transfer activities—in a safe and secure manner.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

IBM

Accellion vs Box: 5 Key Reasons Enterprises Select Accellion
sponsored by Accellion, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how Accellion's private cloud answers the need for a mobile, scalable, flexible file sharing solution that extends and reinforces enterprise security policies and controls.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Accellion, Inc.

Data Security Checklist: Tips for Managing the Mobile Enterprise
sponsored by Accellion, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document presents a checklist of data security features to consider when establishing an enterprise mobility management strategy.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Accellion, Inc.

The Past, Present, and Future of Box
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: In this 451 Research report, discover a SWOT analysis to learn about the risks and rewards that your organisation will see from the cloud storage and sharing system Box.
Posted: 19 Jun 2014 | Published: 17 Sep 2013

Box

The Keys to Securing Data in a Collaborative Workplace
sponsored by Dropbox for Business
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers 5 valuable steps to secure file sync and share so that employees can enjoy the benefits of collaboration without fear of data loss.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 16 Jun 2014

Dropbox for Business

Evaluating File Sync and Share Solutions
sponsored by Dropbox for Business
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers a 12-question checklist to go through when evaluating file sync and share vendors.
Posted: 13 Jun 2014 | Published: 13 Jun 2014

Dropbox for Business

4 File Sharing Workarounds That Should Worry CSOs
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals the top 4 file sharing workarounds users are resorting to when organizations don't provide a scalable or easy-to-use resource for large file exchanges.
Posted: 27 May 2014 | Published: 10 Apr 2013

GlobalScape

The File Transfer Security Evolution
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights 4 key features of a managed file transfer solution that is business-ready and meets increasing user demands for convenience.
Posted: 27 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

GlobalScape

Mobile is the New Normal for Conducting Business
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: This resource features a cloud-based mobile file sharing solution that enables convenient and secure user collaboration.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

GlobalScape

Exchanging Large Files with External Partners
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to explore a range of security solutions built to fit varying business needs for exchanging large files.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

GlobalScape

Desktop Transfer Client: Exchange Files with Any Trading Partner
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore a desktop file transfer solution that only requires Internet connection and offers increased flexibility in file sharing without added costs.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

GlobalScape

A Managed File Transfer Center of Excellence – Taking a strategic approach
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This infographic highlights a technology that helps establish a customer-centric managed file transfer architecture that improves time to revenue through quicker customer onboarding. Use the 4-step adoption strategy in this paper to help lead your team to success.
Posted: 02 Jul 2014 | Published: 02 Jul 2014

IBM

Best Practice in Managed File Transfers
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this Aberdeen Group report, learn about 7 key capabilities of enterprise-class managed file transfer solutions that will help support collaboration between individuals, and integrate business processes within and between enterprises.
Posted: 30 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

IBM

Enterprise File Sync & Share Checklist
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores some key strategies for choosing your mobile collaboration and file transfer platform.
Posted: 06 Jun 2014 | Published: 06 Jun 2014

Code42

Top 10 Ways to Assess The Risk of Data Loss
sponsored by Infrascale
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers 10 signs of whether or not your employees are using free file sharing services and what kinds of risks these pose to your organization's sensitive data.
Posted: 15 May 2014 | Published: 15 May 2014

Infrascale
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FILE SHARING PROTOCOLS DEFINITION (continued): …  to use the same file or file by some combination of being able to read or view it, write to or modify it, copy it, or print it. Typically, a file sharing system has one or more administrators. Users may all have the same or may have different levels of access privilege. File sharing can also mean having an allocated amount of personal file storage in a common file system. File sharing has been a feature of mainframe and multi-user computer systems for many years. With the advent of the Internet, a file transfer system called the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) has become widely-used. FTP can … 
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