Common FTP use cases with Orchestration
Having provided a simple illustration, we should explore some of the richer use cases that are likely to be needed. The most likely scenarios are for integrating legacy environments with patterns such as:
- Web service to FTP: most likely to occur when wanting to create a file record of things happening for purposes of audit or where we have a contemporary system needing to send data to a legacy platform. The integration (or part of it) might look like:
- FTP to web service: a case where legacy applications can only expose their data using files, so the only way to gather the data is to read the file in and process ...