December 2015

Oracle Managed File Transfer (MFT) custom callouts

2017-03-28T17:14:39+00:00 8 December, 2015|Tags: , , |

This week I was doing some proof of concept with Oracle Managed File Transfer and exploring in more detail one of its advanced features: custom callouts. Callouts allow you to execute transfer pre­ and postprocessing. There are some callouts out­-of-­the-­box for compression, decompression, encryption and decryption. The interesting thing however, is that you can build [...]

January 2015

5 reasons why you shouldn’t use Oracle Service Bus for MFT

2017-03-28T17:19:15+00:00 6 January, 2015|Tags: , , , |

For many organizations, B2B integration needs are (still) commonly addressed with periodic file transfers using (S)FTP protocols. Frequently these are implemented using custom scripting and a simple scheduling mechanism (e.g. cron). In larger organizations there may be multiple departments managing their own file transfers (MFT). With the growing number of integrations, organizations realize they have [...]