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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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IDC: The Impact of Citrix ShareFile Cloud for Healthcare on Mission Benefits
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This buyer case study examines how one organization was able to avoid the complications and on-going maintenance required with an on-premise file server approach by opting to adopt a cloud file sharing solution. Read on to learn how they were able to streamline their core business operations while still ensuring compliance.
Posted: 17 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

How to Woo Employees to Enterprise File Sync & Share: The Dropbox Breakup
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to find out more about the dangers of personal cloud sharing and the benefits of enterprise-ready file sync and share.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

Code42

Enterprise-Ready Sync From Day 1
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about an enterprise-grade sync and share solution.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

Code42

File Sync and Share Made Simple
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes a solution that provides IT teams and end users with a smart, simple file synce-and-share interaction that enables workers to work continuously.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

Code42

Solving the Online File-Sharing Problem: Replacing Rogue Tools with the Right Tools
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines essential features of a true EFSS solution.
Posted: 20 Oct 2014 | Published: 20 Oct 2014

Code42

Evaluating Sync and Share Solutions: Balancing Security, Control and Productivity
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how to deploy the right OFS solution that gives IT control of security and productivity.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

Code42

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

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise File Sync and Share (EFSS)
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner Magic Quadrant for EFSS solutions will give you a breakdown of EFSS solution market participants, examining their strengths and weaknesses when it comes to support for mobility, collaboration, content management, and much more.
Posted: 11 Sep 2014 | Published: 02 Jul 2014

Citrix

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

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

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

ESG: The Demand for Hybrid Online File Sharing Solutions
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Online file sharing solutions are rapidly evolving, and it's clear that a one-size-fits-all, cloud-based approach is not sufficient for business. Learn more about why a hybrid approach that allows organizations to choose where data is stored is essential for information security and compliance.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Citrix

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

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

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

It's Time to Simplify Large File Exchanges
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

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

MarketScope for Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: This research analyzes the emerging market for enterprise file synchronization and sharing products as well as cloud-based services, which enable better productivity and collaboration for mobile workers and grant IT control with security and compliance capabilities.
Posted: 01 May 2014 | Published: 01 May 2014

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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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