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Automate or Script Secure File Transfers

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Automate or Script Secure File Transfers

Secure file transfers using Xmodem, Zmodem, Ymodem, or SFTP can be scripted in SecureCRT®. VShell® server and SecureFX® provide command-line utilities that allow routine file transfers to be scripted for unattended or timed execution with strong security. The VShell server also provides triggers to automate file operations after uploads to the server are completed.

  • SecureCRT supports scriptable secure file transfers via Xmodem, Zmodem, Ymodem, and SFTP.
  • SecureFX includes the SFXCL command-line utility, a scriptable command-line utility for secure unattended file transfers.
  • VShell and the VanDyke ClientPack suite of command-line utilities include vcp, a scriptable command-line utility for secure unattended file transfers.
  • VShell triggers automate file operations following upload. Triggers allow an administrator to initiate file operations like anti-virus scans or moving files from an upload folder to a destination folder.

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VShell Server

VShell server, a secure alternative to Telnet and FTP with additional data tunneling services, is a secure portal to a Windows or UNIX server's resources and the network. VShell provides secure authentication, strong encryption, and data integrity using the open Secure Shell protocol (SSH2).

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SecureCRT is an extremely customizable terminal emulator with support for Secure Shell (SSH1 and SSH2) as well as Telnet, Telnet/TLS, Rlogin, serial, and TAPI protocols. SecureCRT is ideal for connecting to remote systems running Windows, UNIX, and VMS.

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SecureFX is a high-security file transfer client with great flexibility in configuration and transfer protocols. SecureFX includes a command-line utility for scripting batch jobs to perform secure unattended file transfers and also supports "relentless" file transfers that automatically reconnect and resume when connections are broken.

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VanDyke ClientPack

The VanDyke ClientPack is a set of command-line utilities for securely automating your routine file transfer, shell, and public-key administration tasks on a variety of Windows, Linux, and UNIX platforms. Secure automation increases compliance with security policies and practices.

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