Geoffrey Baird

Vice President, Global Managed File Transfer, Sterling Commerce

Geoffrey Baird is vice president, Global Managed File Transfer, Sterling Commerce, a provider of software and services for enterprise and multi-enterprise integration of data, files and processes as well as applications for multi-channel selling and fulfillment and payments management. For more information about Sterling Commerce, go to

Articles by Geoffrey Baird

Data transmission is growing rapidly, and the digitization of everything from financial transactions to video is enabling organizations to quickly share information with global partners both inside and outside their trusted network. However, many organizations do not recognize the operational, financial and security risks associated with this growing proliferation of perceived secure, user-managed file transfer systems.

Posted October 15, 2008