SFTP Client end points require the following fields be completed:

  • End Point Name – Give this SFTP source a name to help you identify what process this source is a part of.
  • Description – You can write a description of this source so you remember exactly what process this source is being used for.

Client Identification

  • Client IP Address – Clients accessing transport manager must be whitelisted.

Transport Manager Access

  • Host – Thru MFT will automatically create the SFTP host URL
  • Port – Thru MFT will automatically fill in Port 22
  • User – Thru MFT will automatically create the username
  • Auth Type – Certificate (Public Key) or Password based
  • Certificate (Public Key) – Copy and paste the private key here. Public key will be extracted from private key and used for authentication.

Note : SFTP client and server authentication keys should be provided in OpenSSH (PEM) format.

  • Private Key Password – for certificate based authentication when protected by additional password. (optional)
  • Certificate Expiration – define the date that the certificate will expire


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