FTP, which stands for File Transfer Protocol, is a standard web protocol used for transferring files between client and server in a computer network. The first iteration of FTP was introduced by Abhay Bhushan in 1971. Currently used specification comes for October 1985. This specific action allows for downloading files from a remote FTP server.
SFTP Download Alternatives
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Amazon Single Storage Service (or AWS S3 for short) is, simply put, a cloud storage. Part of Amazon Web Services, S3 offers a scalable object storage infrastructure with high availability, very low latency and over 99% SLA (Service-level Agreement) durability. This specific actions allows for downloading files from an S3 server.