Enables high-speed, easy and secure transfers using Aspera transfer servers
IBM® Aspera® Desktop Client is a full-featured desktop transfer client used to initiate and automate transfers with IBM Aspera Enterprise Server, IBM Aspera Connect Server and the IBM Aspera Point-to-Point client. Supporting various operating systems, this lightweight, easy-to-use application enables the easy, secure transfer of large files and directories at high speeds regardless of distance or network conditions. The client includes a visual transfer monitor and dynamic transfer rate control.
The Aspera Desktop client offers:
- Versatile yet easy-to-use client software that allows users to initiate high-speed transfers at rates up to hundreds of times faster than traditional transfer protocols such as FTP and HTTP.
- Precise bandwidth control enables full utilization of available bandwidth, while remaining fair to other network traffic with its adaptive rate control.
- Enterprise-grade security that helps organizations secure business-critical digital assets.
- Unrivaled Aspera performance when paired with IBM Aspera transfer servers that include patented Fast, Adaptive, Secure Protocol (FASP®) transport technology.
Versatile yet easy-to-use client software
- Uses a simple, intuitive user interface for users to quickly and easily launch high-speed uploads and downloads.
- Provides a command line scripting option for more advanced users to accommodate automated transfers and custom pre- and post-transfer processing steps.
Precise bandwidth control
- Enables visual monitoring of transfer progress and the transfer queue.
- Continually adjusts bandwidth utilization to prioritize transfers while reserving bandwidth for other business-critical network traffic such as video conferencing.
- Provides a more reliable and predictable experience with automatic retry and resume for interrupted transfers.
- Uses SSH authentication.
- Provides in-transit and at-rest encryption of files and folders using Advanced Encryption Standard 128.
- Incorporates data integrity verification for every transmitted data block.
- Offers configurable encryption settings per user, with complete transfer authorization policies and security options.
Unrivaled Aspera performance
- Enables the patented FASP transport technology on Aspera transfer servers to deliver large files and whole directories quickly, regardless of file size, transfer distance or network conditions.
- Provides precise bandwidth control that enables full use of allocated bandwidth to achieve maximum transfer speeds, while remaining fair to other business-critical network traffic.
- Offers automatic, fast and lossless inline compression to reduce data set transfer sizes and further boost Aspera industry-leading transfer performance.