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Comparison of FTP and Signiant

White Paper Published By: Signiant Inc.
Signiant Inc.
Published:  Aug 14, 2008
Type:  White Paper
Length:  8 pages

FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is used to perform file transfers over Internet Protocol (IP) networks such as the public Internet and corporate intranets. FTP is widely deployed and is widely accepted as a file transfer solution. However, are there downsides to using FTP for file transfers? This paper compares FTP with file transfer methodologies of Signiant's software applications and identifies the shortcomings of FTP that Signiant was designed to overcome.



Tagssigniant, ftp, file transfer, file transfer protocol, content delivery