FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol, is a standard for the exchange of files across the Internet.
You can also say that FTP is one of the original services on the Internet that was designed to allow for transferring files from one system to another.
Files of any type can be transferred, although you may have to specify whether the file is an ASCII or binary file. They can be transferred to any system on the Internet provided that permissions are set accordingly.
Here are the list of some important advantages, FTP offers:
Here are the main objectives of FTP (File Transfer Protocol):