Everyone uses email. The reasons for using email as a file-transfer solution are simple: it's ubiquitous, based on industry standards, and very easy to use as a drag-and-drop file transfer utility. But email was never designed as a file-transfer system and users and organizations suffer from using it this way. This white paper from Attachmate discusses the dangers of using email as a file-sharing mechanism and the critical importance of finding a better alternative.
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