Cerberus FTP Server

Secure FTP for Manufacturing

Securely transfer critical files such as blueprints, product designs, production schedules, and large files to suppliers, partners, and customers around the globe with Cerberus FTP Server. Cerberus provides fast, reliable data transfer essential for keeping production lines running smoothly.

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Maximize Productivity with Seamless File Transfers

Cerberus FTP Server is a turnkey file transfer solution that installs in minutes and has intuitive administration features that make ongoing management a breeze. Built for complete customization, Cerberus enables you to control all data entry and delivery so you can optimize resources for your organization’s needs.

  • Multi-protocol support (FTP, SFTP, FTP/S, HTTPS, SCP & more)
  • Browser/mobile transfer (via our White-labeled Web Portal)
  • High-volume & large file transfer support
  • Event-triggered transfers
  • Transfer validation
  • User account management with advanced permissions

Protect Intellectual Property with Advanced Encryption

By encrypting the data in transit, manufacturing companies can mitigate the risk of interception and tampering while safeguarding proprietary information such as product design, financial data, and customer information.

Cerberus FTP helps keep your data secure with

  • FIPS 140-2 validated transfer for regulatory compliance 
  • Detailed Auditing & Reporting
  • TLS 1.3 support
  • SSL cipher specification
  • Key exchange cryptography customization
  • Client certificate verification
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Automate Your Manufacturing File Transfers

Leverage the power of Cerberus FTP Server to elevate your workflow with file management, process integration, and remote administration with our suite of FTP automation features.

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Event Manager

Streamline your file transfer processes, schedule critical tasks, and configure event responses and notifications based on specific rules.

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File and Folder Automation

Build workflows, approval processes, and data retention policies with Cerberus’s Folder Monitor tools

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SOAP Control API Integration

Experience seamless process integration, efficient automation, and effective remote management through the Cerberus SOAP Control API.

FAQ

What types of files can manufacturing companies transfer?

FTP enables manufacturing companies to transfer a wide variety of files, such as:

  • Large CAD/CAM/Sketch Up files
  • Intricate blueprints
  • Comprehensive production plans
  • Orders
  • Manifests
  • Operations specs
  • Process requests and more
How does FTP enable manufacturing companies to streamline their operations?

FTP enables manufacturing enterprises to streamline operations, optimize logistics, and reduce costs associated with physical document exchange. By adopting a robust FTP server with automation built-in, businesses in the manufacturing industry can ensure that they maintain a competitive edge in the market.

How does using FTP help manufacturers reduce operational costs?

Organizations in the manufacturing industry can use an FTP server to:

  • Streamline file transfers between suppliers and customers
  • Manage purchasing and inventory systems
  • Protect intellectual property
  • Reduce operational costs associated with manual data entry

FTP servers help reduce resources and staff time spent on managing access and verification, allowing organizations to devote those resources to more value added tasks. This improved efficiency can help your organization reduce overhead and stay ahead of the competition.

Does Cerberus FTP provide cloud-based file transfer services?

Cerberus FTP does offer cloud integrations for hosted FTP on Azure and AWS.

Learn more about cloud FTP

What is a white-labeled web portal?

The white-labeled web portal is a secure FTP site that will allow any user on a desktop or mobile web browser to easily connect to your organization’s FTP server and share files or perform file operations (upload files, download files, delete, change filenames, create directories, and zip/unzip files and directories) without needing to install an FTP client locally.

Features of the Cerberus FTP Web Portal:

  • Share files via any operating system (Windows, Mac, Linux, or any mobile device)
  • Multi-Factor Authentication
  • White-labeled to enable organizations to customize it to their brand
  • Public/ad hoc file sharing, with administrator-controlled sharing settings 
  • Self-serve account management passwords

Learn more about the Cerberus FTP Web Client

What does FTP stand for?

FTP stands for “File Transfer Protocol”, and is one of the original protocols for transferring data on the internet. Today, FTP is often used as a catchall term for modern file transfer software that can be more accurately called an SFTP server. These tools commonly include features such as HTTPS web transfer, intelligent file routing, file transfer automation, file storage, and transfer encryption options that provide a much greater degree of security than the original FTP servers, but it is common to still hear them referred to as “FTP servers”.

Full Feature List

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Protocols

FTP, FTP/S, SFTP, SCP, HTTP/S

Advanced Security

SSH, SSL, FIPS 140-2

MFT Automation

Event, Alert & Sync Tools

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Environments

Windows Server, Cloud & Virtual

Access Protection

IP, User & Protocol Restriction Tools

Account Management

AD, LDAP, 2FA, SSO & More

Auditing and Reporting

File Access, User and Admin Logging

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Administration Tools

API, Sync Manager, & Other Tools

HTTPS Web Portal

Browser-Based Transfer from Any Device

Monitoring & Testing

Automated Network, Load and Access Testing

Regulatory Compliance

Auditing, Retention, & Encryption Tools

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Award-Winning Support

Phone, Email, & 24/7/365

Industry-Focused Solutions

Cerberus FTP Server supports a wide range of industry and professional needs. Enhance data security, streamline operations, and ensure compliance with regulations.

Uncompromising Commitment To Customer Satisfaction

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Unwavering dedication to security and compliance
Consistent product updates and security patches
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