What Does the Acronym FTP Mean?

File Transfer Protocol, full-time position, failure to pay, foreign trade policy, and first to post are common meanings for the acronym FTP. Other meanings may include "For the People," feel the pain, fast track program, fight the power, and first time pass.

File Transfer Protocol is a standard network protocol for relaying computer files over a TCP-based network. "For the People" was a television show that aired in 1965 for one season. "For the People" was also the title of the debut album from the hip-hop supergroup Boot Camp Clik. The group consisted of Buckshot, Smif-n-Wessun, Heltah Skeltah, and O.G.C.