Feature Comparison

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Job Set-up

Set up, test and schedule file transfer jobs with an intuitive point-and-click user interface. No programming or special skills required.
Set up file transfer jobs to:
  • PGP encrypt, decrypt, sign or verify files
  • ASCII-armor, compress or canonicalize files
  • Overwrite existing files
  • Delete source files
  • Fail job if no files are found
  • Use wildcards to identify source files
  • Rename files during transfer
Check file integrity after transfer
Transfer files between any combination of local network, FTP, FTPS and SFTP sites
Use temporary filenames when writing destination files
Transfer files to and from email, HTTP, HTTPS and SMB servers
Select source files by date, sequence number and other wildcards
Transfer files to and from cloud storage sitesAdd-On
Transfer files using Diplomat Cloud Connector with built-in PGP authentication and encryption, checkpoint restart, and checksum file integrity checkingAdd-On
Process files only when all required source files are available
Save source, destination and PGP key settings for use in multiple file transfer jobs

Problem Resolution

Use integrated log viewer to diagnose file transfer or PGP encryption problems
Send job status email including detailed error messages
Send emergency paging notices for file transfer problems
Manage log files with integrated log file viewer and automated log file deletion

Business Risk Management

Backup, merge and restore file transfer job set-up data
Archive files to primary and additional locations
Create and schedule reports
Easily merge new file transfer jobs from test systems onto production systems

Job Management

Schedule jobs by minute, hour, day, week or month
Exclude file transfer jobs on specified days
Set number of job execution retries
Run ad hoc file transfer jobs with immediate on-screen job status
Monitor folders to trigger file transfer jobs when new files arrive
Initiate Diplomat file transfer jobs with batch scripts and third-party schedulers using Diplomat Scripting Agent
Initiate and monitor file transfer jobs via the Diplomat MFT REST APIAdd-OnAdd-On
Execute processes before or after a file transfer job, including custom processes and zipping/unzipping files
Quickly identify job status with on-screen icons
Temporarily suspend or restart scheduling for a file transfer job or group


OpenPGP-compliant to work with PGP and OpenPGP tools
Create, import and export PGP keys and key rings
Use OpenPGP keys to encrypt, decrypt, sign and verify files
Use SSH client keys, SSH host keys and SSL certificates to authenticate secure FTP logins
Encrypt outbound files with multiple PGP keys


Improve job performance with multi-threaded implementation
Recover from transient file transfer errors without job restart
Enable checkpoint restart
Manage job queue settings


Manage user connections with administrative dashboard
Set user privileges, password policies and session expiration limits
Administer login credentials for single or two-factor authentication
Identify unused keys, partners and transactions for faster system clean-up
Access Diplomat MFT components without installing locally using Diplomat MFT Web Launch
Monitor scheduled and live file transfer jobs with Diplomat MFT Job MonitorAdd-On
Read-only access for business users to monitor file transfers


Encrypt passwords, pass-phrases and other sensitive data. No data written to registry.
TLS-protected connections between Diplomat MFT Service and other Diplomat components
Track user activity on screen and in log files
Use forward proxy server when transferring files
Capture job history and user activity data in a SQL audit database for compliance and custom reporting

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