Trading Partner – FTPS
File Transfer Protocol with SSL Security (FTPS) is an extension to the FTP protocol that adds Secure Socket Layer (SSL)/Transport Layer Security Where all the FTPS related partners use this and provide necessary details as shown in below screen shot.
|Partner Id||Provide Valid Trading Partner ID to identify the Trading Partner in Partner ID section Partner id is the application id that is utilized.(Oracle ID, SAP ID)|
|Email Id||Provide the email ID of the trading partner contact for the reference|
|Phone Number||Provide the Phone number of the Trading Partner Contact|
|Status||Provide the status of the partner whether the partner is Active or Inactive|
|HostName||HostName used to the FTP Server to which we are connecting to|
|Port Number||Port number of the FTP Server to which we are connecting to|
|Transfer type||Type of the transfer (Binary / ASCII)|
|UserID||User Id that is used to connect to the FTP server|
|Password||Password that is used to connect to the FTP server|
|Delete after collection||Delete the file after collecting the files from the connected server|
|In Directory||Directly where the files are picked up from on the Inbound|
|Out Directory||Directly where the files are dropped on the outbound|
|Polling Interval||Provides the interval in which we need to collect the files|
|Certificates||Certificate that is used to connect to the FTPS server, this certificate is checked into the Sterling B2B Integrator in the CA certs – Trading Partner -> Digital Certs -> CA|
|Upload Certificate||If you don’t have specific Certificate in the Known host key drop down box then upload the certificate that will upload in SI ,then you can see the that particular known host key in the drop down list.|
In case, if we have to use the user and directory of our SI machine. We can provide any existing ones which are manually created.
Please find the below link for more details
If we are to give new details, we can provide the same and click on the Create User in SI and Create Directory in SI check boxes. This will invoke the API which automatically creates the mentioned user and directory in Sterling Integrator.
Application – FTPS
The process for creating an application which uses FTPS is similar to how we created the Trading Partner with FTPS above.