Get-SFTPFiles function for PowerShell

This is a guest post by Tim Smiths, user of Rebex SFTP, who was so kind to share his real-world experience with using SFTP from PowerShell script. Suppose that we have a few imports that require us getting the latest files from an SFTP server, and we're looking to automate…

The pitfalls of comparison charts

Yesterday, a potential customer asked us about a comparison chart (original version, current version) at one of our competitor's website, which compared Rebex SFTP with Eldos SFTPBlackBox. He was afraid he might need some authentication schemes we don't support yet. Yes, we don't support SSH host-based and OpenPGPauthentication at the…

Using SFTP and FTP/SSL in SSIS package in VS 2012

SFTP and FTP/SSL components (included in Rebex File Transfer Pack) were not especially designed to run inside the SSIS (SQL Server Integration Services). However, with little effort component can be used from inside the SSIS "script task". The FTP/SSL component was chosen as a model for this sample…

How to upload data to FTP or SFTP server from a SQL-CLR procedure (SQL Server 2012 and VS 2012)

Since Microsoft SQL Server 2005, stored procedures (and some other database objects) can be written externally in some .NET language, imported to the SQL database and called as stored procedures. The following sample demonstrates how to call Rebex FTP component from the T-SQL code in the environment of SQL Server…

Rebex SFTP Beta 1 for Xamarin.iOS released

UPDATE 2013-12-04: Final version of Rebex Total Pack (which includes SFTP) with official support for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android is available as a part of Release 2013 R3. To give it a try, just download the Rebex SFTP for Xamarin.iOS beta.  For a long time, developers using Rebex…