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File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a well-established protocol for conducting file operations (such as transferring files) over a TCP-based network such as the Internet.

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Which is technology is preferably for uploading desktop application usage statistics, SFTP, or HTTPS?

I would like to add functionality to an existing .NET 6, WinForms app (currently migrating to .NET 8 if that is of any relevance), to periodically upload user usage metrics, in addition to providing ...
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What Should An FTP to REST Process Look Like?

I am writing a new application where the clients want to communicate using files over (S)FTP. The first use case is that the client puts a file on the FTP server at end of day. I then process it and ...
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How the basic structure of a simple messaging app works?

How the messaging apps works? What is the Basic algorithm of it? I tried the following method to make a messaging app. I enters message Message converts to a text file Text text file uploads to the ...
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How to design a highly available and fault tolerant file storage drop location in linux box

Am trying to build a highly available and fault tolerant file drop location in linux server. Please find the current system design below: We got 2 linux servers in secured zone into which several ...
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How to determine the application used on top of TCP?

I am currently implementing a TCP Proxy Server. The huge problem I have right now is that, based on the clients' TCP data, I am trying to determine whether the client is making an HTTP, FTP or SMTP ...
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Architecture for File migration from FTP to cloud service

We are building a new application for a client to manage their cases. They are already using their existing system in which they are storing files associated to the cases in an FTP folder. There is an ...
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FTP upload on AWS Elastic Beanstalk

We have our REST API running on AWS Elastic Beanstalk (NodeJS/Linux), there are some legacy devices that their only way to communicate with the world is uploading a file using FTP. These devices ...
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Publish nightly received e-mails on FTP server

The goal is to publish the attachments of received e-mails as soon as possible on an FTP server. These e-mails are sent at night, manual work is impossible. The mail server these e-mails are received ...
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Reliability for FTP Server

We have a Ftp server implemented. The manager wants to add reliability to it. He wants me to write incoming streams into some fast and reliable system (like hbase or redis) before writing them to ...
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A manual and automated CSV file upload solution for a website

Problem I run a website which has a requirement for a new feature - to enable users to upload CSV files into the website. The users will only ever need to upload 1 CSV file at a time, and only 1 or 2 ...
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If I want to build an application to transfer files between client and server, does it have to use port 21?

I'm taking an introduction Networking course and one of the first assignments is to make a simple file transfer application using socket API and TCP or UDP. There is a server and a client. The client ...
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How to check robustness in a service that includes multiple points of failure in workflow, including FTP

As part of my workflow, I need to do all these steps in one transaction - I need to ftp files to 2 different FTP servers. - There is also a spreadsheet that gets generated which needs to be FTP'ed. ...
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Uploading files(code) on a web server?

I have a very small and basic web site on a web server. Usually I'm doing the changes on a localhost where the development version is, and after that I upload it to the server with FileZilla. That's ...
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How to provide data to a web server using a data warehouse?

We have data stored in a data warehouse as follows: Price Date Product Name (varchar(25)) We currently only have seven products. Once every business day, seven new data points are added ...
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Setting up and syncing a developer (local) version and a public version of a website

What is the best and most efficient way to set up two versions of the same website? I want one version that is online and open for everyone to use but I also want a developer version where I can ...
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WAN Connectivity between multiple MS ACCESS DB

I have a client that asked me to develop his Windows Application and use MS Access instead of SQL database. I did and now he asked me that he deployed the Application through several of his offices. ...
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Am I sending large amounts of data sensibly?

I am about to design a video conversion service, that is scalable on the conversion side. The architecture is as follows: Webpage for video upload When done, a message gets sent out to one of ...
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FTP file compare [closed]

Are there any FTP programs out there that do a file comparison as well, so I can select the local and remote files and see what actually changed? I didnt find any when I googled. But it doesnt seem ...
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What's the best way to deal with large compressed files over FTP?

In my application, I'm getting product information files from an FTP server. They are text files that have been ZIP-compressed. At first, I thought uncompressed the file on the server then reading ...
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Buy vs. Build - FTP Service

We have a need to FTP files that are generated by our system, so we're trying to decide whether we should spend the time to build something that meets our criteria (relatively easy, .NET has FTP ...
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