Catch Industry Trends with Thru’s Friday Fireside Chats

May 19, 2015 | Posted in Cloud, Enterprise File Sync and Share | By

The term ‘fireside chat” was coined from a series of radio addresses given by President Franklin D. Roosevelt from 1933-1944. According to Wikipedia, “fireside chats were the first media development that facilitated intimate and direct communication between the president and

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The Promise of the Cloud

May 18, 2015 | Posted in Cloud, Events, Rackspace Solve, Security | By

Two months ago at Rackspace::Solve Atlanta, I joined my colleagues, representing some of the top technology companies in the world, who like Thru, each solved problems using Rackspace as a managed cloud provider — we shared a beer or two

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Not a Foolish Move: The Motley Fool Chooses Thru for Secure File Sharing

May 12, 2015 | Posted in Customers, Financial Services, secure file transfer, Security | By

Security is a high priority for financial services companies that regularly send, receive and access sensitive information over the web. Although modern file sharing solutions are faster and more convenient than ever, not all are built with the security and

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Basic Cloud Storage or Enterprise File Sync and Sharing (EFSS)?

April 29, 2015 | Posted in Enterprise File Sync and Share, Mobile Business | By

The competition for cloud storage just heated up with new offerings such as Amazon’s recent “Unlimited Everything” plan. The plan now offers Amazon Cloud Drive users an “infinite” storage capacity for their photos, videos, files, movies, music, and more. Though

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Out With The Old, In With The New

April 22, 2015 | Posted in Content Delivery, FTP, FTP Replacement, Managed File Transfer, MFT | By

FTP traditionally has been the most common way to exchange files over the internet for years; but new technology advancements have made FTP obsolete – and there are a number of factors that have led many businesses to turn to

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Announcing Thru Automate – Schedule, Integrate, and Control

April 2, 2015 | Posted in Automation, Managed File Transfer, MFT, Product | By

Are you still searching for an ideal FTP replacement? Or dealing with too many disorganized, confusing secure file transfer processes? Or do you just need a single point of control to automate file exchanges? Thru is excited to announce the

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Thru Announces Support for SAML 2.0

March 27, 2015 | Posted in Business Applications, Cloud, Enterprise | By

We are excited to announce support for SAML 2.0, enabling Single-Sign-On (SSO) authentication with a customer’s identity provider. Since SAML is such a widely adopted protocol for SSO, the new addition reduces the amount of methods that Thru’s customers use

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Dropbox Inc. Announces Groups Functionality. Thru, Inc: "Been There, Done That! Still Doing…"

March 17, 2015 | Posted in Dropbox, File Sharing, HKS, Mobile Business | By

Recently, Dropbox Inc. announced the addition of groups functionality for their business users, and with that it joins good company with Thru Inc. Thru has offered this for over 12 years, with our enterprise and multi-national customers using it every

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What is Ad Hoc File Transfer?

December 9, 2014 | Posted in Ad Hoc File Transfer, Enterprise, File Sharing, Large File Transfers, secure file transfer, Security | By

The first email attachment ever sent was on March 11, 1992 by Nathaniel Borenstein, the father of the file attachment. Though Borenstein’s creation was merely his fulfillment to one day email pictures of future grandchildren, the file attachment marked the

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File Transfer in the Cloud: As Safe as On-Premises

October 27, 2014 | Posted in Cloud, Managed File Transfer, MFT, secure file transfer, Secure Platform, Security | By

Can managed file transfer (MFT) in the Cloud be as secure as on-premises? Stories of data breaches along with so many mixed opinions of Cloud often make onsite installations sound like the better choice since data is fenced-in behind corporate

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