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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 vs. Endpoint Backup
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: This short white paper provides insight into clearing up the confusion between backup and sync/share.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 26 Jun 2013


The Shortcut Guide to Eliminating Insecure and Unreliable File Transfer Methods
sponsored by Attachmate Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource details the limits of traditional file transfer solutions and offers advice on how to select and migrate from your legacy system to a reliable, secure enterprise-grade approach.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Attachmate Corporation

The New Universe of Managed File Transfer: Why Your Existing Solution May Not Be Adequate
sponsored by Attachmate Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the driving forces for an advanced managed file transfer (MFT) solution, as well as what to look for in such an approach and the many benefits you can enjoy after implementing a solution.
Posted: 09 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 May 2009

Attachmate Corporation

Controlling the Cost of File Transfers
sponsored by Attachmate Corporation
WHITE PAPER: View this resource to learn about a family of managed solutions that can help you meet the file transfer needs of your enterprise without the costly, resource-hungry investment of a homegrown solution.
Posted: 09 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Attachmate Corporation

File Transfer Survey: Results Highlight the Need for a Secure, Cost-Effective FTP Replacement
sponsored by Attachmate Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Simply put, traditional file transfer protocol (FTP)-based solutions are ineffective. It's time to upgrade to a new approach that can help you meet data growth and increasingly stringent security and compliance measures head on. View now to learn more!
Posted: 05 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2010

Attachmate Corporation

SharePoint Security in Action: Best Practices Drive Secure Collaboration
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Microsoft SharePoint is a widely deployed enterprise content management (ECM) and collaboration system because it delivers a functional user experience. However, it also presents some security concerns. Consult this informative white paper to learn more about some of the challenges and how to remedy these obstacles.
Posted: 10 Sep 2012 | Published: 10 Sep 2012

CA Technologies.

Cloud storage options for primary or nearline data
sponsored by Iomega Corporation, an EMC Company
WHITE PAPER: Cloud storage can be used for more than disaster recovery, archiving and backup. Access this E-Guide to learn why storing primary data in the could is a viable, and beneficial option.
Posted: 08 Aug 2012 | Published: 08 Aug 2012

Iomega Corporation, an EMC Company

Cloud-based File Management System for BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet Customers
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Discover details about a cloud-based content management solution that helps you achieve simple, secure content sharing from desktops, laptops, smartphones, or tablets in a flexible, dynamic manner.
Posted: 24 Jul 2012 | Published: 24 Jul 2012


Global Cloud-Integrated Storage
sponsored by Panzura
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to discover a file system designed to provide global file sharing and collaboration, centralized storage capacity and easy cloud-based storage - while presenting all clients with real-time common and consistent views of the files.
Posted: 05 Jun 2012 | Published: 05 Jun 2012


Integrating Macs with Microsoft DFS - Best Practices
sponsored by GroupLogic
WHITE PAPER: This document describes three options for integrating Macs with Microsoft DFS infrastructure.
Posted: 15 Feb 2012 | Published: 15 Feb 2012


Changing the Conversation in the Workplace
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Uncover analysis of the findings in two surveys revealing workers’ attitudes about employee engagement, productivity, and communication technologies.
Posted: 09 Feb 2012 | Published: 09 Feb 2012

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise

Evaluating cloud-based file transfer services
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: If you are looking for smarter ways to approach file sharing in your commerce environment, you are probably thinking about outsourcing or moving to the cloud. This evaluation from IBM, supported by research from Vanson-Bourne, can help by showing you critical factors to consider.
Posted: 27 Jan 2012 | Published: 01 Jul 2011


2010 Endpoint Risk Assessment: Internal Vulnerabilities
sponsored by Promisec
WHITE PAPER: This study will show you the most common security issues that were found and how they were dealt with by the various organizations.
Posted: 23 May 2011 | Published: 23 May 2011


The Five Critical SLA Questions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: SLAs are critical tools that can help ensure appropriate performance. And the use of SLAs as part of the service delivery management process is on the rise. If you’re going to succeed, you’ll have to do your homework. This paper identifies the five critical steps you should take before you define your Service Level Agreements.
Posted: 24 Feb 2011 | Published: 24 Feb 2011


FTP Replacement: Where MFT Makes Sense and Why You Should Care
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This research provides advice on when to replace FTP with managed file transfer (MFT) solutions and which features to consider.  MFT solutions can be MFT software and MFT as a service.  The report also highlights where MFT fits into the technology landsacpe, along with some of its key benefits.
Posted: 24 Feb 2011 | Published: 24 Feb 2011


Sharepoint WAN Optimization And WAFS
sponsored by Peer Software
WHITE PAPER: Design teams across the world collaborate to create and develop prod­ucts. Unfortunately, IT organizations face serious challenges when collaborative teams share large files. This white paper will assess the strengths and weaknesses of the four technologies most commonly used to enhance file sharing for distributed teams.
Posted: 17 Feb 2011 | Published: 17 Feb 2011

Peer Software

Solution Brief: Accelerating File Services Across the WAN
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Trends towards server consolidation and decentralized employees can seriously impact WAN bandwidth. A typical CIFS file often requires hundreds of round trips between the file server and the user to complete a simple file request.
Posted: 09 Feb 2011 | Published: 09 Feb 2011


How Server-Based Networks Boost Small Businesses
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes how any small business can benefit from the advantages of a server-based network. Putting a fast and well-equipped server to work increases your productivity, enables smart backup and archiving, and vastly improves the security of your data.
Posted: 10 Dec 2009 | Published: 10 Dec 2009

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft

Delivering ROI with Enterprise Social Computing
sponsored by NewsGator
WHITE PAPER: This paper will demonstrate how social computing solutions can help improve three core areas of your business: 1)Reducing expenditures 2)Leveraging current investments 3)Improving operating efficiency
Posted: 08 May 2009 | Published: 01 Apr 2009


From Development to Production: Streamlining SharePoint Deployment with DocAve® Deployment Manager
sponsored by AvePoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document examines the capabilities of DocAve Deployment Manager and offers tips and guidance to help streamline the SharePoint deployment process while maintaining the integrity of all SharePoint staging instances.
Posted: 06 Mar 2009 | Published: 06 Mar 2009

AvePoint, Inc.

Preventing Data Loss: 10 Key Imperatives
sponsored by Varonis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the Varonis approach to data protection, which centers on the notion of data governance -- a comprehensive means to see, control and audit all aspects of unstructured data access.
Posted: 10 Sep 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2007


Secure File Transfer in the Era of Compliance
sponsored by Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
WHITE PAPER: Regulatory compliance mandates are forcing organizations to document all their business processes. This white paper outlines a new class of file transfer solutions, which provide secure and reliable exchange of business information.
Posted: 01 Aug 2007 | Published: 30 Jul 2007

Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold

Heterogeneous File Sharing
sponsored by Snap Server by Adaptec
WHITE PAPER: Heterogeneous environments are increasing the complexities of storage infrastructures. Learn how you can simplify file sharing among Windows, UNIX, Linux, and Macintosh platforms, eliminating isolated data pockets and maximizing applica...
Posted: 30 Jul 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Snap Server by Adaptec
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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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