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Wednesday, May 22 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
45DA FTP Techniques & Tools

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FTP - everyone uses it, but what is it and how does it work?? This session addresses techniques for making the most of the FTP client on the system: how to trouble shoot common network problems associated with FTP; creating scripts; adding notes to results; evaluating success of transfers; how to create a dynamic script for file transfers using sample programs included in the handouts; and addressing security concerns.
New for 2019: finally an easy solution to doing SSH FTP!

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this session, attendees will be able to:
1.Describe the network interactions related to FTP Manage FTP transfer scripts
2. Programmatically handle results of transfers
3. Use FTP scripts with substitutable values
4.Identify potential security hazards and ways to handle them
5. Identify people who read all learning objectives
6. Be familiar with IBM i open source support

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Drew Dekreon

Drew is currently the Applications Manager for enterprise sytems with a major transportation company and an adjunct professor at the University of Alaska. Drew began working with the platform when he took over responsibility for a System/38 in 1987 and has been actively developing... Read More →

Wednesday May 22, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm PDT
Adventure Tower Adventure
  • Level All
  • AWARD Bronze
  • Operating System IBM i
  • Audience FTP client users and developers will find this session helpful for expanding their understanding and mastery of FTP procedures.