Archive for the ‘FileCatalyst’ Category

Dev’s Corner – Keeping our code base healthy with TDD!

Monday, August 12th, 2013
Contributed by Jack Scuncio Our software is always in a constant state of improving and growing. For the dev team this means that there are now more people working on more code than ever before and that our development process has to become more refined. When adding a new feature, we have to ensure the […]

NAB Show 2013 Wrap Up: Exciting Announcements and New Releases for the Digital Media Industry!

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013
Last week, the FileCatalyst Team attended NAB Show in Las Vegas. This was a great show with many new, exciting technologies announced (including our own new FileCatalyst Central and FileCatalyst Direct releases) breathing new life into the constantly evolving digital media industry. Along with showcasing our latest FileCatalyst Central and FileCatalyst Direct releases offering extended […]

FileCatalyst at NAB – Unveiling our Latest Product Releases and Showcasing the Fastest Media File Transfers

Friday, April 5th, 2013
Next week the FileCatalyst Team will be heading to Las Vegas for the always entertaining and informative NAB Show. Bringing together approximately 100,000 digital media professionals the NAB Show is the essential industry event for creative inspiration and next-generation technologies to help breathe new life into content. The FileCatalyst Team will be at Booth SL13013 […]

Pride in our work. Confidence in our performance.

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
Last year, the FileCatalyst team was approached with an interesting proposition. A PhD researcher from the Anhalt University, Dmitry Kachan, wanted to test multiple transfer solutions from competing vendors as part of his work. He would take a copy of our software, run some tests to see how it performed under various network conditions, and […]

FileCatalyst Central v3.2: Flexible Views

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013
As a general development principle at FileCatalyst, we are guided by what our customers need from the product. However, we still occasionally indulge ourselves and include small changes to an application based on the simple question, "What's something *I* would want to see?" One small feature I've wanted to see since FileCatalyst Central was first […]

Feature highlight: Controlling access to content in FileCatalyst Workflow & Webmail

Monday, January 28th, 2013
In FileCatalyst Workflow and Webmail, admins have the option to create group folders, allowing users to share files and transactions with each other. However, admins may not want all users in the group to have the same level of access to those files. Based on organizational roles and responsibilities, certain users may only be permitted […]

FileCatalyst Webmail and Workflow updated to 4.8.2

Monday, December 24th, 2012
We are pleased to announce the latest release in our FileCatalyst Webmail and FileCatalyst Workflow product lines. Both products have been updated to version 4.8.2. Read the version history and full release notes on support site.

Infographic: Do you need file transfer acceleration?

Friday, December 7th, 2012
While we could all use faster file transfer, there are certain situations in which accelerated file transfer can yield exceptional benefits. The following infographic can help determine if you are a good candidate for implementing accelerated file transfer technology:

Why hardware solutions can never truly replace software for file transfer acceleration

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
In the world of file transfer acceleration, there are multiple approaches using both WAN Optimization appliances or pure software solutions like FileCatalyst. Hardware sometimes give the impression of perceived value; there is a tangibility that you just don't get with software. But can a hardware solution on its own really replace software for file transfer […]

Minimize the the steps required to submit a job in Workflow

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012
There are usually 5 steps required by the user to complete a job in FileCatalyst Workflow: Log in to the system Click on “create a new Job” User selects and completes one of their available order forms, with the user providing meta data for the upload Click on “upload files”, at which point the user […]