Managed File Transfer for SAP - Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is Managed File Transfer for SAP?
A: While there are a myriad of file transfer 'protocols' in the market (such as FTP, SFTP and FTPeS), the most secure file
and reliable transfer service is Managed File Transfer for SAP. A secure Managed file transfer solution
enables companies to transfer large files or
sensitive data within an organization or externally
without the risk of data breaches or incomplete
transfers. Managed file transfer for SAP
takes Managed File Transfer to the next level,
providing the best functionality available on the
Q: Why should I consider Managed File
Transfer for SAP?
A: Transferring files has become a critical business
issue as companies are facing compliance
and audit requirements and increasingly strict
regulations. Some companies using a secure FTP solution realize this is no longer sufficient.
From a business prospective, Managed File Transfer for SAP ensures that your confidential
business information is safe from data breaches
and the negative effects that a breach can have on
your business’s reputation.
Q: What types of businesses should use
Managed File Transfer for SAP?
A: Managed File Transfer for SAP scales to
meet the needs of any organization. Financial,
healthcare and insurance companies find MFT is
required to not only securely send information,
but to comply with federal and industry
Q: We have various file transfer solutions within our enterprise and would like to streamline
our infrastructure. Can Managed File Transfer
for SAP help with this?
A: SAP Managed File Transfer
integrates across your organization moving
data between SAP and non-SAP systems both internally and externally. The solution allows you to tackle all of your file
transfer needs regardless of platform or initiating
Q: How do I implement Managed File Transfer
A: Our professional services team members
will prepare you for a successful and quick
implementation through assistance with:
- Installation and configuration
- Recommendation for standards
- File transfer execution and event detection
- Definitions for management, alerting and monitoring functions
- General implementation guidelines
- Product architecture
- Process definition
- Security techniques and standards
- Audit logging and retention.