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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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File Sync and Share: Give Users What They Want—And Maintain Control, Visibility, and Security
sponsored by Dropbox for Business
WHITE PAPER: This buyer's guide aims to make choosing a file sync and share vendor a little bit easier, providing tips on defining business requirements; security questions to ask of every vendor; and how to evaluate control and visibility features.
Posted: 28 May 2015 | Published: 28 May 2015

Dropbox for Business

The Value of Encryption When Deploying Cloud File-Sharing Services
sponsored by Signiant, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this expert e-guide, discover tips for efficiently rolling out your cloud file-sharing service and for ensuring that you're using smart encryption practices while doing so.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 20 May 2015

Signiant, Inc.

File Sync and Sharing: When Collaboration Gets Complex
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: Today's differing file sync and sharing (FSS) strategies cause decision-makers to scratch their heads. The following white paper explores the growing complexities of the FSS market. Discover key functionalities as you weigh various available offerings.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Box

Study: The Many Facets of Cloud File Sharing
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: This study, conducted by technical research analysts, highlights multiple considerations for the growing complexities of document-centric collaboration. Discover which questions you should ask before spearheading a cloud file sharing initiative.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Box

What Are Enterprises Really Doing with File Sync and Share Systems?
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn what businesses are really doing with EFSS. Explore further to find out about the most common use case for Enterprise File Sync and Share, as well as challenges posed such as security, compliance, and data privacy.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

Box

Expert Analysis: Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: This study, conducted by Gartner research analysts, highlights significant changes that will impact users and providers in the EFSS sector. Less than 10% of today's EFSS vendors will offer standalone products by 2017, so get a headstart on your strategy and investigate up-and-coming capabilities.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 02 Jul 2014

Box

How to Securely Sync, Share, Collaborate, and Manage Business Content
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines one Software as a Service (SaaS) strategy and how it enables mobile content access and secure file sharing outside of the firewall. View now to see how other organizations have used this approach to protect data and files as they are accessed and shared and if it is right for your organization.
Posted: 18 May 2015 | Published: 16 Dec 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

Breaking Bad: The Risk of Insecure File Sharing
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the risks and vulnerabilities of using file sync and share solutions and ungoverned practices. Read on to learn the 11 key steps to protecting data in the collaborative file-sharing environment.
Posted: 01 May 2015 | Published: 15 Oct 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

Remote and Branch Offices: Availability made easy with Veeam
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a number of requirements that remote and branch office environments have and how a line of products designed for availability enables an always-on business model.
Posted: 21 Apr 2015 | Published: 21 Apr 2015

Veeam Software

Solve the Dropbox Problem with Enterprise Content Connectors
sponsored by Accellion, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how to provide a secure IT sanctioned and monitored approach to allowing access to Dropbox.
Posted: 06 Apr 2015 | Published: 20 Mar 2015

Accellion, Inc.

"Dropbox for Business" Is No Longer a Contradiction In Terms
sponsored by Dropbox for Business
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about an enterprise file sync and share program that protects data while still being easy to use.
Posted: 31 Mar 2015 | Published: 11 Oct 2013

Dropbox for Business

IDC - The Business Value of Dropbox for Business
sponsored by Dropbox for Business
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how Dropbox for Business can not only protect sensitive data, but also provide businesses with a strong ROI by boosting productivity. Read on to discover how this program can decrease the number of lost files, decrease infrastructure costs, improve customer service, and more.
Posted: 30 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2014

Dropbox for Business

One Enterprise File Sharing Solution: A Technical Overview
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper explains how one file sharing software is built to keep your sensitive data safe and secure. Read more for an in-depth look at the architecture and inner workings of one mobile data solution.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 21 Feb 2014

Citrix

Enterprise Mobility - Secure, Sync and Share Enterprise Files Everywhere
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper explains how one enterprise file sharing service provides all of the flexibility that employees need while maintaining all of the security that the company requires. Read more to learn how you can stay up to speed with workshifting and BYOD trends and boost your security at the same time.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 29 Dec 2014

Citrix

Can you afford another day without Managed File Transfer (MFT)?
sponsored by Ipswitch File Transfer
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals several points of confusion that arise due to managed file transfers (MFT).
Posted: 12 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Ipswitch File Transfer

Stagnate or Automate: How to Make the Right File Transfer Choices
sponsored by Ipswitch File Transfer
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the dilemma between stagnating or automating technologies, and which one is better for handling file transfers.
Posted: 12 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Ipswitch File Transfer

File Transfers and the Rapidly-Changing Compliance Environment: A Global Perspective
sponsored by Ipswitch File Transfer
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights 6 serious file transfer issues that you must confront, for both of your organization's IT strategies and day-to-day operations.
Posted: 11 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Ipswitch File Transfer

IBM Connections is a leader in enterprise file sync and share
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: As data becomes more and more integral to the success of a business, file sync and share applications are now ranked as a necessity. But which ones pose the highest value for the business? Check out the following detailed report analyses that assess, ranks, and compares 19 of the top file sync and share products.
Posted: 19 Jan 2015 | Published: 19 Jan 2015

IBM

Taking Control of File Sharing Services
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper discusses how file sharing services are being used within enterprises; the benefits and risks that they bring; and the factors that organizations should consider in selecting an enterprise-grade service in order to ensure its security.
Posted: 19 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Mimecast

How Technology is Transforming the Business of Hollywood
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: Access this article that describes why Hollywood studios are flocking to the cloud to store and share footage, allowing them to become more nimble in producing films. Discover how the rise of the cloud has also created niche markets online, empowered independent filmmakers, and boosted collaboration between writers, producers and editors.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 27 Jan 2014

Rackspace

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

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

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.

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

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
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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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