The Business Risks of Using FTP
File Transfer Protocol (FTP) software and FTP servers are commonly used to transmit information, but there’s a hitch: FTP solutions lack visibility, control, and important data protections when files are being transferred. Ultimately, FTP security, or lack thereof, can present more issues than benefits.
If you are using FTP to transfer business data, then you are ultimately sacrificing core capabilities that are required to not only succeed, but also to sustain your organization in the complex and fast-paced environment that you operate in today.
In this guide, “Is FTP Really Enough: The Business Risks of Using FTP,” we discuss:
- The evolution of FTP server solutions and their role in today’s business environment
- Critical challenges that businesses face when they use FTP to move data
- Common FTP misconceptions
- How to better reduce business risks and while enhancing the security and efficiency of your data