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7 Must Haves for Managed File Transfer

7 Must Haves for Managed File Transfer

Seven Key Attributes of a Managed File Transfer Platform   If you are in the market for a secure, managed file transfer solution (and why wouldn’t you be?), there are seven things you should look for during your evaluation process. If the product you’re looking...

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Coviant Software: An Original Low-Code/No-Code Platform

Coviant Software: An Original Low-Code/No-Code Platform

No- and Low-code platforms are all the rage these days.  And it's obvious why -- they empower non-IT subject matter experts to become "citizen developers" by creating automated business processes. This allows for companies to be more productive and responsive since...

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Do You Need to Replace RepliWeb? The Clock is Ticking!

Do You Need to Replace RepliWeb? The Clock is Ticking!

Repliweb Software End of Life happened on January 31, 2022 NOTE: Coviant Software upgraded Diplomat MFT with features like data replication, file synchronization, and support for simultaneous file transfers to make it an even more apt replacement for RepliWeb. Check...

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How to Use PGP Keys

How to Use PGP Keys

PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) Keys Coviant Software: Technology Tips & Useful GuidesHow to Use PGP Keys OpenPGP keys, often referred to as “PGP” keys, are used to encrypt and sign outbound files and to decrypt and verify inbound files. PGP encryption protects the...

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What is Secure FTP?

What is Secure FTP?

Secure FTP Explanation by Coviant Software: Useful Tips & Technology GuidesWhat is Secure FTP (File Transfer Protocol)? FTP is a file transfer protocol that does not include any options for encrypting data in transit. It was originally designed for use in private...

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PGP vs. OpenPGP

PGP vs. OpenPGP

PGP vs. OpenPGP: Encryption & Automation Solutions  OpenPGP is a standard that defines formats for encryption keys and messages. PGP™ is a trademarked term used by Symantec Corporation for their OpenPGP-compliant products, such as Symantec PGP Command Line. Many...

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What Are Cloud Storage APIs

What Are Cloud Storage APIs

Cloud Storage APIs Coviant Technology BriefsWhat Are Cloud Storage APIs? Cloud storage APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) allow users to integrate the movement of files to and from cloud storage sites into larger workflows and business processes. Most popular...

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Why do all School Buses Look the Same? (TL;DR: Standardized = good)

When things are standardized, operations are safer, easier, and more cost effective.

Automating and Securing HR Data Transfers to AbsenceSoft

One of the many things I love about my job is hearing from our customers how Diplomat MFT helped them solve a data management and compliance problem. Turns out there are a lot more ways secure, managed file transfer can help organizations interact with customers and...

Coviant Software: Your Trusted Partner for HIPAA Compliance

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was passed in 1996 and is one of the first regulations to apply specifically to securing a type of information we now know as protected health information (PHI) in electronic or digital form, both when...

With Diplomat MFT, CitiConnect Compliance is as Simple as 1-2-3

One of the big advantages of a well-built, commercial, secure managed file transfer (MFT) solution compared to an in-house, DIY approach, is an architecture with broad support for integrations and protocols that enable interoperability with other organizations. Many...