Starting up day three at the NAB show… The demo instances are humming, the booth staff has high energy, and the show floor is just starting to fill up with traffic. As happens every year, there is a great blend … Read More
Introduction With the release of File Catalyst Direct 3.0.1, Central will provide the ability to enable external access to its database of transfer information. First, a little basic information: Central uses a Derby database to store its data. This means … Read More
This blog post is in response to a Google+ topic presented here by Jay Cuthrell (@qthrul) The question was: I’m catching up on Aspera, Digital Rapids, FileCatalyst, Kencast, RepliWeb, RocketStream (TIBCO), Signiant, SmartJog, etc… What problems are each of these … Read More
Recently, FileCatalyst had a great opportunity to be a part of Canada 3.0, a digital media forum with over 2,000 participants discussing and shaping Canada’s digital landscape. One of the events was a “pitch off” that saw participants exchanging large … Read More
At the time of this post, IBC is still a number of weeks away. However, preparations have been underway for several months already, and the date will be upon us before we know it! Since the last show, there have … Read More
A few weeks ago, we were contacted by the broadband team at Comcast asking if we could help them with a demo they were working on for the Cable show in Chicago. Their plan was to perform a live demonstration … Read More
The next version of our FileCatalyst Direct product is ramping up for imminent release. For several days now, existing clients and interested parties have been testing beta versions of 2.9 and providing final feedback before launch. If you are interested … Read More
Some organizations are restricted by firewall or proxy to HTTP traffic. FileCatalyst HTTP mode allows clients to connect to a FileCatalyst Server.
With the release of FileCatalyst Direct 2.8.1, there have been a number of improvments. Most of these are “under the hood,” but some are quite visible to the end user. As many of you have no doubt experienced; the log … Read More
The MonitoringAgent is an indispensable tool for organizations who need to be aware of statuses (for example, problems) in their FileCatalyst deployments. As of version 2.8, we have made some significant changes that result in a more efficient, easier to manage, and scalable monitoring tool.