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Webinar recording on file sharing

Many thanks to those of you who attended our recent webinar on “File sharing: Have employee habits put your company at risk?”  So glad you could join us!

The discussion was fantastic. Michael Osterman of Osterman Research and David Boone of Ipswitch File Transfer really engaged us with some thought-provoking talking points, including tips on how to balance the need for end user simplicity with the control, security and visibility required by the organization.  A recording of the webinar is now available for on-demand viewing.

Watch the on-demand webinar recording

If you missed it, the final five key takeaways to consider when selecting a business-class file sharing solution for your organization include:

  1. Make sure it can handle unlimited file sizes
  2. Confirm that minimal training is required to deploy it
  3. Ensure it is secure. This includes utilizing encryption both in motion and at rest, and that the message itself is encrypted too.
  4. For successful user adoption, make sure it’s easy to use
  5. Finally, make sure it’s easy to integrate into your existing environment

One of the things our panelists commented on after the event ended was the quality of the questions submitted by the live audience. If you get a chance to watch the archived, on-demand version of the webinar, we hope you will appreciate the honest and candid responses provided by Michael and David.

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More Stories By Hugh Garber

Hugh Garber is the Senior Product Marketing Manager at Ipswitch, responsible for leading the product marketing, segmentation, and messaging efforts for the company’s secure and managed file transfer solutions. He is also an avid Ipswitch blogger, conveying his views with humor and a sharp edge. With two decades of experience crafting messaging, launching products and enabling sales teams, Hugh brings a wide range of knowledge and creativity to the Ipswitch File Transfer team.

Prior to Ipswitch File Transfer, Hugh held product management, marketing and consulting positions in the retail, telecommunications and Internet services industries. Hugh received his BBA from the University of Massachusetts, and his MBA from Emory University.

In Hugh’s spare time he loves to spend time with his wife and two sons. When he’s not reading Dr. Seuss books and building train tracks with his boys, you can find him either devouring chocolate peanut butter ice cream, experiencing frustration on the golf course, or pretending to know how to use his power tools.

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