Managed File Transfer Server for Enterprise

Streamline your file transfer with an enterprise MFT server that just works.

  • Powerful automated file transfer software
  • Detailed auditing and reporting tools
  • All with the streamlined user management, transfer flexibility and intelligent security you expect from Cerberus
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Secure File Transfer Trusted by Thousands of Companies Around the World

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Automated File Transfer Solutions

Event Manager: Automate common file transfer activities, schedule tasks, and set event actions and notifications based on conditional rules

Folder Automation: Monitor changes and trigger automations at the file or folder level for granular automation

SOAP control API: Support process integration, automation, and remote management

Robust Compliance and Reporting Tools

Cerberus’s Managed File Transfer solution automatically logs all commands and file activity for full transfer auditing.

The Report Manager allows administrators to quickly and easily review all client-specific commands and file activity based on user names, date ranges, transfer and connection methods, file permissions and more. Enterprise Edition users can also set up SQL databases for advanced filtering and sorting. 

Cerberus FTP Server Reporting and Compliance Tools
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File Retention Policies

Customize rules via our Folder Monitor feature.

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HIpaa Compliance

Provides the necessary access controls for HIPAA-compliant file transfer.
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Flexible Logging

Rolling log files with configurable size limits, as well as syslog integration.
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Encryption Monitoring

Detailed logging of TLS/SSL cipher and bit strength per connection.

Streamlined Authentication and User Management

LDAP Users Administrative Page

Easily manage and authenticate user accounts via Cerberus FTP Server’s user database, Active Directory or LDAP integration.

Deploy fine-grained directory access restrictions across your organization, including authentication chaining, custom virtual directories, and temporary user accounts.

Two-Factor Authentication

Add a second layer of security with HOTP, DUO Security or your preferred application with Cerberus FTP Server’s 2FA options.

Syncronization Manager

Replicate all users and settings from a master server to any number of backup or clustered servers.

Client Certificate Verification

Via several different configuration options, including our OpenSSL command line tool.

Flexible Managed File Transfer

Cerberus’s Managed File Transfer solutions support all major protocols: FTP/FTPS (explicit or implicit), SFTP, HTTPS, or SCP.

Professional Edition adds FIPS 140-2 validated file transfer, while Enterprise Edition also includes Public/Ad Hoc File Sharing to eliminate insecure email file transfer.

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Modern Encryption Support

TLS 1.3-enabled, with support for RSA; DSA; Elliptical Curve public and private keys; Ephemeral Diffie-Hellman key exchange; and SSL cipher selection.

File Transfer Integrity Checking

File transfer integrity checking using strong checksums based on SHA-512 or SHA-256 cryptographic hashes.

Cerberus Security Controls

Intelligent MFT Server Security

Cerberus FTP Server includes smart settings to automatically adjust access, password and connection security requirements at the protocol and user level:

IP Allow and Deny Lists: through Cerberus FTP Server’s IP Manager, which includes autoblocking to prevent DoS and brute force attacks.

Active Directory FTP Security Groups: including Certificate Revocation Lists (CRLs).

Password Policy Settings via our User Policy controls.

Managed File Transfer Resources

We pride ourselves on world-class support, starting before you ever purchase a license. You can review some of Cerberus FTP Server’s secure file transfer resources here.

Full Feature List

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Transfer Security

SSH, SSL, FIPS 140-2

MFT Automation

Event, Alert & Sync Tools

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Windows Server, Cloud & Virtual

Access Protection

IP, User & Protocol Restriction Tools

Account Management

AD, LDAP, 2FA, SSO & More

Auditing and Reporting

File Access, User & Admin Logging

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Administration Tools

API, Sync Manager, & Other Tools


Cerberus FTP Server is trusted by thousands of customers all over the world. Read what just a few of them have to say below.

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“Our users have found Cerberus to be straightforward.  We have handled many service tickets over the past three years, and Cerberus has had the least number of issues, by far.”

James Fayson

IT Service Owner, PACE, OASIS, Duke Health Technology Solutions

“We’ve been using Cerberus for at least five years, and it’s been awesome. Everything’s been very simple and easy, and we haven’t come across any limitations. It always just seems to work.”

Jake Cloward

Support Manager, Companion Corporation

“It’s not designed to be complicated, and it doesn’t need to be managed. I can hire someone new and they can be up to speed in minutes. Everyone on the team loves it.”

Tim Klein

Systems Administrator, Netalytics/Methasoft

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