file transfer


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file transfer

[′fīl ‚tranz·fər]
(computer science)
The movement, under program control, of a file from one storage device to another.

file transfer

(networking)
Copying a file from one computer to another over a computer network.

See also File Transfer Protocol, Kermit, Network File System, rcp, uucp, XMODEM, ZMODEM.
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This IDC study provides a sizing of the managed file transfer (MFT) market in 2012 and a 2013-2017 forecast for the total worldwide MFT market.
The transaction signed previously observes Infinigate as a value added distributor VAD for the file transfer system.
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Compression is another way to reduce bandwidth consumption and increase file transfer speed.
The Accellion SFTP Satellite is used in conjunction with the Accellion Secure File Transfer appliance and is available for deployment as a hosted service, virtual appliance or physical appliance.
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The solution can automatically recognise the file transfer protocol of the incoming call, eliminating the need to configure a specific set up in advance.
It explored a few different managed file transfer offerings before tapping HANDD Business Solutions,
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They will also be able to build LANs into a file transfer network using fax servers.
Encrypting user files before storing them on a disk eliminates risk at the file transfer source.