Businesses face a common challenge in how to securely and seamlessly exchange data with other organizations they work with. The secure IT solution is to set up an FTP connection, but this takes time and isn’t exactly integrated into the non-IT workflow. Impatient users will often take the ‘Shadow IT’ route and share a Dropbox, Google Drive or some other consumer cloud service folder with those partners. Adeptia Connect provides a more seamless solution that adheres to IT security requirements.
Another Shadow IT Problem
Shadow IT is the use of IT services by non-IT users outside of the watchful eye of the data center, a common example being the sharing of data with suppliers, customers and business partners. The problem is that Shadow IT for collaboration leads to either a “share everything with everyone” strategy or creating a shared folder for each specific relationship.
The shared everything option not only…
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