Postsecondary Schools are entrusted with protecting confidential student information both university-wide and in the exchange of data with authorized third parties.
GoAnywhere MFT helps you meet your FERPA, PCI DSS, GLBA, FISMA and HIPAA compliance obligations by:
Educational institutions are high risk for data breaches. Colleges and universities routinely collect, use and store extensive personal information including social security numbers, health records, credit card numbers, employment records, academic and disciplinary files, and financial information on students (and their families), donors and alumni.
Students trust that their records will not be shared with unauthorized parties, so institutions must be a vigilant steward of this data:
"Templates and the graphical user interface [in GoAnywhere] offer the ability to quickly customize FTP jobs that need it. For every project it's helpful."
When old hardware running manual scripts for transfers became obsolete, Northwestern University was tasked with replacing their systems with a secure solution that was feature-rich but not too complex or expensive. Running on a newer Linux 5 server, GoAnywhere encrypts and automates over 115 ongoing FTP projects. The university uses GoAnywhere for everything from processing applications and test scores to validating students for controlled garage access.Download