TFTP vs FTP application layer protocols

Discussion created by emmajing on Jul 14, 2014
Latest reply on Jul 15, 2014 by mikebeargie

Q1:What's the difference between TFTP and FTP?



A1: TFTP is a local host obtain files from a remote host but does not provide reliability or security. FTP is the standard mechanism provided by TCP / IP for copying a file from one host to another.



Q2:How to copy files from Cisco device to FTP server ?



A2: Three steps to Copy Cisco switch to FTP:

1.Define the FTP user and password

2.Find the file that you wish to upload

3.Upload the file