Numerous network devices, including routers, switches, hubs, X-terminals, printers, and terminal server devices, need a TFTP server to load initial configuration, IOS files, and transfer configuration file updates. SolarWinds TFTP Server was written to transmit and receive multiple configuration files at the same time using multiple connections.
A Trivial File Transfer Protocol Server is not a File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server. TFTP and FTP are different protocols. You cannot connect to a TFTP server with an FTP client.