Attention - Secure File Transport (sFTP) site ( will be out of Service on Wednesday, July 1st

This notification applies to you if you have access to the Secure File Transport (sFTP) site (  The sFTP site is used for uploading/transferring secure files, uploading Referral Packets, Notice of Opportunities (NOO), RFPs, and access to Emergency lists (E-lists).

Agency Secure File Transport Customers:  DAS/BEST is in the process of upgrading the Secure Transport environment, including new appliances and software


On Monday, June 29, 2015, at 6:00am – The current sFTP user accounts will be moved to the new environment.  This means that no adds, changes or deletion of accounts will be processed.

A service outage will occur on  Wednesday, July 1st.  SecureTransport services will be suspended for a period of time.  

Migration of documents will be limited to a short retention period.  To minimize the duration of the service outage, DAS/BEST will need to limit the migration of documents  to a retention less than our current retention practice of 90 days.

Please feel free to contact the DDS Helpdesk ( if you have any questions.  We will send out another communication once the upgrade is complete.

We regret any inconvenience this change may cause.