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IBM and Aricent Extend Partnership on B2B Integration and MFT Solutions

Today marks an important milestone for our B2B Collaboration business. IBM and Aricent, a global design and engineering firm, are expanding our collaboration to include support for IBM Control Center, IBM Secure Proxy and IBM External Authentication Server (SEAS). This expanded collaboration will deliver new developments for IBM’s B2B Integration and Managed File Transfer (MFT) […]

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3 Guiding Principles for Efficient Managed File Transfer Workflow

Files and goods travel across the globe – across countries, continents, and hemispheres. Innumerable transactions occur every minute. Without a way to monitor them, it’s chaos. To have real management and control, you need visibility into what’s really going on. You and your team need access to information, with processes simple enough to promote frequent […]

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High-Availability B2B Integration and Disaster Recovery (Part One)

When people talk about disaster recovery, they often cite major weather events like hurricanes or tidal waves. After all, nothing good would result if your data center were subjected to a fire, flood or an earthquake. But IT disasters aren’t always related to dramatic, newsworthy events. Sometimes failures are a lot more mundane, like servers […]

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Introducing IBM Control Center v6.1: High Availability, More Managed Endpoints, and Simplified Data Access

Life is good until… your B2B or MFT system goes down. Suddenly this seemingly innocuous piece of your infrastructure—the thing that “always works”—isn’t available. I’ve seen it. Business grinds to a halt. Even if it’s just minutes, it can have a tremendous ripple effect throughout your organization. The impact of an outage can typically be […]

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Consolidation: Managed File Transfer Delivers Reliability

You may be wondering why reliable file transfer is a business-critical process. Delivering files successfully may not sound especially crucial. After all, if the transfer doesn’t go through, you can simply try again, right? Fact is, the critical nature hinges on the content of the files being transmitted. If you’re transferring files that integrate two […]

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Gaining Insights into the Right Integration Strategy

This is a guest post from Chris Hayes. Last week, I announced the four panelists who will be joining me for the upcoming webcast,On Cloud, on Premise or a Hybrid Solution? IBM’s B2B and MFT Architects Weigh In. Cloud-based solutions promise greater agility, lower costs, and increased collaboration, but many organizations face technology barriers that keep them […]

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