Thursday, July 18, 2002
GlobalSCAPE Secures Internet File Transfer With Its Secure FTP Server Supporting 128-Bit Encryption
Organizations to benefit from state-of-the-art security and ease of administration in this cost-effective complement to the widely popular CuteFTP Pro®
SAN ANTONIO -- GlobalSCAPE Inc. (OTCBB:GSCP - News), a leading supplier of content and file management software, announced today the release of Secure FTP Server™, a powerful complement to the CuteFTP Pro client application, widely-used for transferring files over the Internet.
Secure FTP Server offers a high level of security to protect private data exchange, while enhancing ease of administration and control. Secure FTP Server runs on Microsoft Windows NT, 2000 and XP operating systems.
"Today's companies require ways to secure confidential information sent over the Internet, but don't have the time or resources to deploy complicated, expensive data management software. They require solutions, which effectively address security concerns and can be deployed rapidly with an immediate return on investment," said Sandra Poole-Christal, President and Chief Operating Officer of GlobalSCAPE. "GlobalSCAPE Secure FTP Server meets market demand for secure file management, while providing increased productivity through ease of setup and administration. Market segments including financial institutions, healthcare organizations and government agencies, which rely on 128-bit encryption to transfer critical information via the Internet, can now do so with confidence."
"GlobalSCAPE Secure FTP Server protects Internet file transfer with heightened security," said customer Dan Cornell, Co-Founder of the Denim Group Ltd. "Its intuitive setup process and control interface mean rapid deployment and cost-effective server administration. GlobalSCAPE has kept its tradition of great software products with Secure FTP Server."
Secure Data Delivery
When used with its client counterpart, Secure FTP Server provides a complete secure data delivery solution empowering organizations to:
- Protect files with 128-bit Secure Socket Layer (SSL) file encryption
- Verify the identity of users requesting access to the FTP server
- Allow users to verify the identity of the FTP server before sending confidential files
- Guarantee that transferred files are complete and unmodified by comparing file "fingerprints"
- Prevent login password interception with S/KEY password encryption
Easy Setup and Extensive Administrative Control
Secure FTP Server's easy setup and extensive administrative control enables organizations to:
- Create and define FTP sites in seconds with the Create New Site Wizard
- Remotely administer the FTP server from any Windows PC on the Internet
- Automate routine tasks by creating custom site command scripts that run on the server
- Use NT user accounts or ODBC data sources in addition to the built-in user database
- Remotely access Mac and Unix systems on NT networks
- Operate multiple FTP sites with unique directory structures and user accounts from one location
- Control user settings such as disk space, bandwidth usage, and allowable server connections
Availability and Pricing
Secure FTP Server is available immediately at http://www.globalscape.com/products/gsftps/index.asp with a U.S. list price of $395 per single-user license. A 12-month maintenance and support program may be purchased for $90. Pricing discounts begin at quantities of five or more. For more information please visit www.globalscape.com or contact corporate sales at 1-800-290-5054.
GlobalSCAPE Inc., founded in April 1996, is focused on the development, marketing and support of content management applications. GlobalSCAPE's products and services enable individuals and organizations to easily create, move and manage information over the Internet in a secure, collaborative environment. GlobalSCAPE produces high-quality Web site development, file management and secure data delivery solutions, and ensures a positive online buying experience and unparalleled customer support. GlobalSCAPE's award-winning programs are feature rich, designed with power and functionality in mind, yet easy-to-use to support power users and novices alike.