If you want to send big files to any of your friend, relative or family member through internet then it is a difficult task to do so if you are not registered in any file hosting website. If you are using computer on daily basis then you might be sending documents almost every day through email or any other source available on the internet. Now each and every office work is done using computers and networks only. There are many companies and industries whose branches and chains are in different places in the world so to stay in contact these companies need to transfer data from one place to another and this can be done over the internet only.
The data files which these companies transfer from one place to another area of huge size and therefore special dedicated servers are required to send these huge documents. There are many ways you can send a file over the internet. If you are at home and you need to send small size files such as a song, some document or photos then you can use email for that purpose but if you want to send any file which is large in size then email may not work as there is a limit of particular mega bytes for sending a file through email. So other alternatives for sending large documents over the internet are FTP, various websites who offer file sharing etc. Let us discuss about file transfer protocol file sharing in this article so that you will get to know how to send large files using FTP. File Transfer Protocol is basically a standard protocol of network which is used to interchange and change the documents on the TCP – IP network like Internet.
File Transfer Protocol is usually developed on the client server and uses different control and the connections between the server applications and server clients. File transfer protocol is basically built on the servers of clients; you can transfer and send documents over the internet from any part of the world. Apart from using ftp for file transfer, you will find many other file hosting websites on internet using which you can send big documents on the internet to your recipient. But before selecting any file hosting website, the most important step is to check whether the particular file hosting website is genuine or standard so as to get good service and speed.