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The Hidden Cost of File Transfer: When Free Isn’t Really Free

"Free" File Transfer is Surprisingly Costly


If you get something for free do you expect it to cost you down the road? Probably not.

When it comes to file transfer, nothing is truly free. For example, are you using email, apps like Dropbox, FTP or home-grown scripts to transfer files? They might be cheap to use but you might be surprised to learn that there’s an 80% chance that they are going to end up costing you money. 

Learn why free isn’t always free in this new research report by IT security industry veteran Derek Brink from the Aberdeen Group.

  • Top 4 hidden costs behind moving files
  • Quantifying risk factors for file transfer methods
  • Cost advantages of using managed file transfer software 

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