Posts Tagged ‘Acceleration’

Slow UDP? Could be your security.

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
In the past few weeks a few tickets were raised regarding slow transfers between geographically distant end points. These transfers are using the UDP-based FileCatalyst protocol to take advantage of the acceleration offered for long hauls. Remarkably enough, they ran into issues from the same root cause. One client has several remote operations transferring from […]

Applets are Applications, too

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010
Without mentioning any names (I'm far too polite for that!), a client shared with us that an employee of a competitor essentially said that "web applets are slow" while trying to dissuade them from going with our product. This misinformation may seem to "ring true" to your average technology user. Or even your more knowledgeable […]

Acceleration pt 4-Alternatives to FTP / TCP

Monday, May 4th, 2009
Accelerating File Transfer: Quicklinks Overview | Part 1: Compression | Part 2: Minimizing Data Sets | Part 3: Multiple Streams | Part 4: Alternatives (like FileCatalyst!) to FTP/TCP Introduction Beginning with the introductory article on Acceleration, and continuing with the articles shown in the list above, we have been discussing a few of the ways […]

FileCatalyst Direct/Express 2.7.1 released

Monday, March 9th, 2009
FileCatalyst Direct and Express have been updated to version 2.7.1. As an incremental release, 2.7.1 is primarily a maintenance release, tightening up a few features and adding a few small improvements. 2.7 introduced progressive transfers on file deltas (see our recent article on minimizing data sets) but for uploads only. This release adds the functionality […]

Acceleration pt 2 – Minimizing Data Sets

Thursday, March 5th, 2009
Accelerating File Transfer: Quicklinks Overview | Part 1: Compression | Part 2: Minimizing Data Sets | Part 3: Multiple Streams | Part 4: Alternatives (like FileCatalyst!) to FTP/TCP We began discussing the various ways that acceleration solutions can shorten transfer time. The first of these was the use of compression. The main point of the […]

Acceleration pt 1 – Compression

Monday, March 2nd, 2009
Accelerating File Transfer: Quicklinks Overview | Part 1: Compression | Part 2: Minimizing Data Sets | Part 3: Multiple Streams | Part 4: Alternatives (like FileCatalyst!) to FTP/TCP As discussed on Feb 23, one of the most common questions people ask is, "How do you accelerate file transfer? Are the files compressed or something like […]

Accelerating File Transfer

Monday, February 23rd, 2009
Accelerating File Transfer: Quicklinks Overview | Part 1: Compression | Part 2: Minimizing Data Sets | Part 3: Multiple Streams | Part 4: Alternatives (like FileCatalyst!) to FTP/TCP When people first find out about FileCatalyst, one of the first questions asked is always, "How does your product speed up file transfer?" often followed by a […]