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Thru Security Overview

Thru is trusted in over 170 countries and continues to exchange billions of files each year while maintaining the highest security standards. Unlike consumer file sharing solutions, Thru is an enterprise-only service that offers the highest level of security for its application, infrastructure, and operating procedures. This whitepaper provides an overview of Thru’s security features that guarantee end-to-end protection for enterprise file exchange and collaboration.
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Enterprise File Sync And Share (EFSS) In The Present Day
- A Guide For IT To Get Started And Get It Right

This white paper provides an introduction to the world of present-day enterprise file sync and sharing solutions and services, that go beyond simple photo and video sharing of early 2000s to offer enterprise critical capabilities and deliver secure, global synchronization and sharing of large files and content with robust service level agreement (SLA).
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FTP Replacement

File exchange solutions have evolved from legacy FTP point solutions that met individual application needs to comprehensive enterprise platforms for secure file transfer. Thru provides a platform that is designed to integrate with existing user workflows to streamline the business process for ad hoc and automated file exchange while providing legal-grade auditing and security for your data. This white paper examines how to reduce the total cost of ownership for file transfers and build a strong business case to replace FTP.
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Business Process Enablement with the Thru Managed File Transfer Platform

This white paper explains how the Thru Managed File Transfer Platform enables business processes including Ad Hoc File Transfer, Certified Delivery, Global File Transfer, Collaboration with External Parties using Thru Dropbox™, and Collaboration with External Users as Members.
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Extend Your Microsoft Outlook Environment: Effortlessly Send/Receive Large Files

This white paper examines some of the issues in the ways files/folders are transferred today. The topics discussed present the case for a managed file transfer solution that integrates with email clients such as Microsoft Outlook, providing IT with the security and governance needed in today’s business climate.
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Extend Your IBM Notes Investment: Effortlessly Send/Receive Large Files

This white paper examines some of the methods used to transfer files and details the issues they present both for end users and IT. The topics discussed present the case for a managed file transfer solution that integrates with email clients such as IBM Notes, providing IT with the security and governance needed in today’s business climate.
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Customer Support for ISVs

This white paper discusses how Thru can help raise customer satisfaction by addressing support challenges that independent software vendors (ISVs) face. These challenges include file size limitations, high latency for delivery of files to customers around the globe, incomplete tracking and auditing, incomplete integration with CRMs, and administration overhead from managing partner accounts.
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Industry Solution Briefs

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FTP Alternative with Partner File Exchange Portal

The Thru Partner File Exchange Portal lets the enterprise share large files and folders with partners efficiently, reliably, and securely. Thru Partner File Exchange improves productivity while providing an enterprise-wide platform for secure information exchange. This paper explains how Thru Partner File Exchange improves business processes.
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AEC Industry Solution

This paper discusses five ubiquitous processes to AEC that are enabled by the Thru Managed File Transfer Platform.
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Software Industry Solution

This paper discusses the solutions Thru provides to ISVs for global delivery of software builds and patches with revenue recognition and CRM integration, customer support including exchange of extremely large database or log files with customers, and collaboration during software development.
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