File Transfer Protocol

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File Transfer Protocol

A standard protocol for exchanging files between computers on the Internet.
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Two new features, the TN3270e Server and the FTP Server, are now being offered with the 7790.
We received thousands of requests to release an affordable, personal FTP server, with the same great ease of use as CuteFTP.
Covalent FTP does not carry the same added complexities and vulnerabilities of traditional FTP servers or SSL tunneling implementations.
This is a solution with superior performance compared to FTP processes started from "inetd" or FTP servers that spawn a process for each incoming request.
Enterprise file transfer systems demand additional requirements that extend beyond traditional FTP server capabilities.
The new version has been enhanced to better serve FTP server administrators with a new tool that improves resource management and performance tracking to save administrators both time and money, and new administration features that appeal to new users by making the installation process quick and easy.
1 provides administrators a thorough analysis of FTP server traffic to assist in identifying patterns and improve FTP resource management, which saves time by cutting down on manual log reviews.
Some FTP servers have limited security and are designed for anonymous usage only.
Its product family includes WS_FTP Pro, the world's most popular FTP client; WS_FTP Server, the first industrial-strength, full-featured FTP server for Windows NT/2000; WhatsUp Gold, a leading network management tool; IMail Server, an Internet messaging server for small to medium-size companies and ISPs; and WS_Ping ProPack, a utility suite for the Internet and intranets - all designed for today's mission-critical business communications.
The program possesses a user-friendly FTP management interface which allows users to easily create and choose folders on the FTP server to store backups.
Robust, Y2K-compliant and easy to use, WS_FTP Server provides features not found in most commercial FTP servers on the market.
For example, unlike the widely used Microsoft IIS FTP server for NT, WS_FTP Server supports WS_FTP Pro's auto-resume feature, an Internet standard.