What is sett?¶
sett stands for “Secure Encryption and Transfer Tool” and is essentially a python-based wrapper
SFTP that automates the packaging, encryption, and transfer of data.
sett is available both as a GUI program
sett-gui, and in command line
functionality of sett is available in both the GUI and the command line.
When using sett to transfer data into the SPHN BioMedIT network, a number of additional constraints apply. These specific instructions are highlighted throughout this documentation in BioMedIT labeled boxes, just like this one.