Gartner Research

How to Distinguish and Choose Between MFT Solutions

Published: 21 April 2011

ID: G00211756

Analyst(s): Thomas Skybakmoen

Summary

We provide guidance to help organizations understand and spot some of the key differences among managed file transfer offerings. Buyers of MFT need to understand the real differences between MFT offerings to purchase the right product for their needs.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

Analysis

  • The MFT Market Today
  • The Future of the MFT Market
  • The Role of MFT Is Changing in Companies
  • Five Factors Are Driving Organizations to Adopt MFT
  • Understand Differences and Map This to Your Requirements
  • The Different Levels of MFT Maturity
  • How to Apply the Maturity Model to Your Organization
  • Vendor Responses to Organizational Requirements Vary Greatly
  • MFT Is Not Always a Stand-Alone Technology
  • What You Need to Know

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