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Top Answer: The most valuable aspect is that it has good functionality.
Top Answer: It's reasonably priced at $800,000. That's the annual maintenance cost. You have to pay to expand your additional platform.
Top Answer: The areas that need improvement are user management, user interface, and the segregation of users. These are the areas that I am battling with at the moment. It's not geared towards your user… more »
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With WAFS you can synchronize files, simplify collaboration, eliminate errors, and decrease bandwidth usage. Files can be located anywhere in the world, even in the cloud, providing remote file access from anywhere. Reduce 95% of network traffic by transparently replicating files between servers or desktops on any scale, while boosting performance. With the WAFS Vault, there's no need for a backup solution in every office. All locations save their documents to the Vault.

Securely manage transfer files with authentication, encryption and audit trails while you retain administrative control of data using a library of templates.

Sterling File Gateway can help you increase secure and dependable file transfer with your trading partners. It consolidates disparate centers of file transfer activity and facilitates the security-rich exchange of file-based data over the Internet. It helps companies avoid the risk and operational issues that can result from using loosely controlled file-transfer servers.

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MEP Associates, Autoridad Del Canal De Panama (ACP), SSOE, Architectural and Engineering Firm, Jordan and Skala Engineers, Optima
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Globalscape WAFS is ranked 17th in Managed File Transfer while IBM Sterling File Gateway is ranked 3rd in Managed File Transfer with 4 reviews. Globalscape WAFS is rated 0.0, while IBM Sterling File Gateway is rated 6.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of IBM Sterling File Gateway writes "The industry leader in secure file transfer, broadly adopted for its excellent capabilities". Globalscape WAFS is most compared with MOVEit, HelpSystems GoAnywhere MFT, Axway AMPLIFY Managed File Transfer and Sterling Commerce Connect:Direct, whereas IBM Sterling File Gateway is most compared with Sterling Commerce Connect:Direct, AWS Transfer for SFTP, MOVEit, Axway AMPLIFY Managed File Transfer and Aspera Managed File Transfer.

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