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ProFTPD Alternatives

ProFTPD is described as 'high-performance, extremely configurable, and most of all a secure FTP server, featuring Apache-like configuration and blazing performance' and is a FTP Server in the file sharing category. There are more than 10 alternatives to ProFTPD for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, BSD, Mac and Solaris. The best alternative is FileZilla Server, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ProFTPD are Baby FTP Server, Microsoft IIS, vsftpd and Xlight FTP Server.

ProFTPD alternatives are mainly FTP Servers but may also be Web Servers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ProFTPD.
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  1. FileZilla Server icon

    FileZilla Server

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    FileZilla Server, sister product to FileZilla Client, is an FTP server that supports FTP and FTP over SSL/TLS (FTPS). FTP over SSL/TLS provides secure encrypted connections to the server.

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  2. Baby FTP Server icon

    Baby FTP Server

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    This Baby FTP server has only the most necessary features and is yet powerful enough to be a basis for a more complex server.

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  3. Microsoft IIS icon

    Microsoft IIS

    • Windows

    Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows® Server is a flexible, secure and easy-to-manage Web server for hosting anything on the Web. From media streaming to web application hosting, IIS’s scalable and open architecture is ready to handle the most demanding tasks.

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    vsftpd

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Very secure FTP Daemon, a secure, fast FTP server for UNIX systems, including Linux.

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  5. Xlight FTP Server icon

    Xlight FTP Server

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Xlight FTP Server is a high performance and easy to use ftp server software for Windows. It is designed to handle thousands of simultaneous ftp clients and use very little CPU and memory.

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  6. Syncplify.me Server! icon

    Syncplify.me Server!

    • Windows

    Syncplify.me Server! is the free FTP, FTPS, and SFTP server for Windows by Syncplify, Inc.

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  7. Quick ‘n Easy FTP Server

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Quick 'n Easy FTP Server is a multi threaded FTP server for Windows 98/NT/XP/2003 and Vista(32 bits) that can be easily setup even by inexperienced users.

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  8. Pure-FTPd icon

    Pure-FTPd

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • iPhone
    • BSD

    Pure-FTPd is a free (BSD), secure, production-quality and standard-conformant FTP server. It doesn't provide useless bells and whistles, but focuses on efficiency and ease of use.

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  9. Titan FTP Server icon

    Windows FTP Server with SFTP and SSL. Includes events automation. Recommended by Cisco for CUCM backup. Offers an optional Web Interface.

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  10. Serv-U FTP Server icon

    Serv-U FTP Server

    • Windows

    delivers quick, easy, and reliable file transfer for your organization. You can exchange sensitive files with your trading partners using secure FTPS (FTP over SSL/TLS) over both IPv4 and IPv6 networks.

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