WS_FTP Server

WS_FTP Server makes administering a file transfer server easy and gives your organization a secure guaranteed delivery solution that is easily installed and configured in minutes. Used by administrators globally to support millions of end users and petabytes of data, WS_FTP Server provides powerful administrative control over server access and user permissions and offers person-to-person file transfer.

A simple, secure, and compliant file transfer server, WS_FTP Server scales to thousands of user accounts and hundreds of concurrent user connections. Plus it can now be configured for failover to ensure high-availability – critical to those organizations that demand uninterrupted systems performance.

Features, Benefits and Modules

Key features and benefits

  • Server logs of all file transfer activity
  • Syslog integration
  • Automatic alerts and notifications
  • Virtualized platform support
  • Simultaneous internal & external DBs
  • Workflow and scheduling (With MOVEit Central)
  • User provisioning, access
  • and permissions
  • Password policies
  • Rules for IP and user lockout
  • Set user quotas
  • FIPS 140-2 validated cryptography
  • File extension rules
  • Rules for alerts and notifications
  • File integrity checking
  • Administrative delegation of duties
  • External authentication (AD; NT; ODBC)
  • Encryption and protocol rules: SSL


  • Ad Hoc Transfer module – enables person-to-person file transfer using a Web browser or Microsoft Outlook.
  • Web Transfer module – enables users to transfer files with their browser between their computer and WS_FTP Server.
  • Failover option – ¬†ensures high availability and uninterrupted file transfer service for increased uptime and reliability.

This product is similar to:

Globalscape EFT ServerIpswitch MOVEit DMZ