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Globus Toolkit to End Support after 20 Years

July 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Globus Toolkit to End Support after 20 Years

The Globus Toolkit has been an open source project since its inception, allowing the community to provide enhancements that have made it what it is today. But after a nearly 20-year run as what many [...]

How to Achieve Fast Uploads to Cloud Storage

June 11th, 2018|Comments Off on How to Achieve Fast Uploads to Cloud Storage

We see a lot of confusion among IT professionals about the pros/cons of cloud-based object storage like Amazon S3 and Microsoft Azure Blob. There tends to be a general lack of awareness regarding the smaller [...]

The GDPR is Coming… What’s it Mean to You?

January 25th, 2018|Comments Off on The GDPR is Coming… What’s it Mean to You?

There is a new wave of regulation coming in the form of the European Union Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR). These provisions and regulations have been in development over the last four years, and starting [...]

Uploading Files Into Azure Blob Storage at Multi-Gigabit Speeds

November 29th, 2017|Comments Off on Uploading Files Into Azure Blob Storage at Multi-Gigabit Speeds

Moving data into cloud storage can present a number of challenges for organizations across all industries. Some of these challenges include finding a tool that can simplify the process and a solution that can move [...]

FileCatalyst Goes Back To School

November 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on FileCatalyst Goes Back To School

Intro:  My name is Kevin Arrieta, and I am completing my grade 12 year at Canterbury High School. This semester I am required to complete a co-op placement, which I am doing with FileCatalyst. Through [...]

What is an MFT Solution, and Does Your Organization Need One?

October 17th, 2017|Comments Off on What is an MFT Solution, and Does Your Organization Need One?

Whether your organization is in healthcare, government, technology or media, information is inevitably going to move around it. In some situations, your data may have to leave the secure boundaries of your organization to make [...]

Caringo and FileCatalyst are Teaming Up for a Webinar

May 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Caringo and FileCatalyst are Teaming Up for a Webinar

[prisna-wp-translate-show-hide behavior="show"][/prisna-wp-translate-show-hide] There are a number of different options to choose from when it comes to managing and storing your organization’s data. With so many storage solutions available to choose from, it can become difficult [...]

The Polls Have Spoken: Legacy Tech is Getting Left Behind as Enterprises Increasingly Embrace the Cloud

May 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on The Polls Have Spoken: Legacy Tech is Getting Left Behind as Enterprises Increasingly Embrace the Cloud

After doing some research, I have found some survey results that shed light on the way enterprises feel about cloud migration. Polls are indicating that enterprises are increasingly embracing cloud migration. In fact, enterprise companies [...]

SSL and file transfers, the marriage of all marriages

March 30th, 2017|Comments Off on SSL and file transfers, the marriage of all marriages

The support team here at FileCatalyst team polled our customers who are using FileCatalyst Central v3.6 and asked what type of improvements they would like to see in our next release of Central. Security was [...]

Yet another web browser (Firefox) drops support for Java

February 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Yet another web browser (Firefox) drops support for Java

In early 2015, Mozilla (Firefox) as well as Chromium (Chrome) announced their plans to remove regular and extended support of NPAPI Plugins which is required to run JAVA Applets in the web browser. This piece [...]

FileCatalyst Video Preview: A new feature from FileCatalyst

December 16th, 2016|Comments Off on FileCatalyst Video Preview: A new feature from FileCatalyst

Do you send a lot of video content with FileCatalyst Workflow? Want to provide them with a preview of the video file they received? We have a solution for you! In the latest version of FileCatalyst [...]

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How big is a video file?

December 16th, 2016|Comments Off on How big is a video file?

1080p, 4K, 8K…  With so many video resolutions and formats, it gets difficult to determine how to move large video files. When dealing with video files, it’s safe to say you’re dealing with big files [...]

How to Update the Remote Admin JAR files in FileCatalyst Central

November 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on How to Update the Remote Admin JAR files in FileCatalyst Central

Something that FileCatalyst has been seeing a fair amount this month is concerning the expiration of the Java Applet Certificates. FileCatalyst uses code signed Java Applet Certificates as part of their security to ensure that they won't be [...]

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Moving Big Data in the Oil & Gas Industry

October 17th, 2016|Comments Off on Moving Big Data in the Oil & Gas Industry

Did you know it takes over $100 million to drill a deep-water well? Holding true to the cliched phrase oil and gas companies know all too well: it takes money to make money. The deep [...]

New ‘About FileCatalyst’ functionality

September 29th, 2016|Comments Off on New ‘About FileCatalyst’ functionality

Overview Additional functionality has been added to our 'About FileCatalyst' dialog in the Direct suite of products.  Environment FileCatalyst Direct 3.6 + [kad_youtube url="https://youtu.be/jBGCBd1HABM"] What's New When accessing the About FileCatalyst dialog via the Help button [...]