Technology Overview and Guide
for Tumbleweed Communications, Inc.
Tumbleweed's SecureTransport moves financial
transactions, large documents, private health information
and XML messages over the Internet and private IP networks.
Financial networks, healthcare providers and government
agencies use SecureTransport for the safe file transfer of
billions of dollars in sensitive transactions daily.
Tumbleweed's global customers configure SecureTransport to
run in clustered environments. Because these environments
combine SecureTransport's technology and third-party
clustering technology, Tumbleweed was constantly fielding
questions from customers and prospects on how to accomplish
this combination successfully.
many of these questions affected the sales cycle for
first-time and upgrading customers, Tumbleweed wanted more
than a user guide or technical bulletin. They engaged
1-for-All to interview internal subject matter experts and
write a paper that explained:
dominant clustering technologies
implementation choices for SecureTransport in clusters
important differences between traditional clustered
configurations and SecureTransport clustered
researching and deploying safeguards for clustered