This is a list of stand-alone SFTP servers. If you want to write an application that acts as a SFTP server, see the list of SFTP server components instead.

Minimalist SFTP servers

Good for quick & dirty testing. (Almost) no configuration. Easy to setup and run.

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Rebex Tiny SFTP Server Free SFTP server from the authors of this site.
Core Free Mini SFTP server Note: search for "free mini sftp server" download link.

Full-featured SFTP servers

Software for heavy-duty file transfer.

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OpenSSH The most widely used SFTP/SSH server on the planet. Perfect for Linux or *BSD, not so great on Windows. Open source.
Bitvise SSH Server SFTP/SSH server for Windows.
Tectia SSH Server Enterprise SFTP/SSH server from the creators of the SSH protocol.
Core FTP server
GlobalScape EFT Server
Titan FTP Server SFTP, FTP/SSL and FTP server for Windows
Cornerstone MFT Secure MFT Server with clustering, PGP encryption and Active Directory
VanDyke VShell Server
Axway SecureTransport
Cerberus SFTP
freeFTPd
Wing FTP Server
Serv-U MFT Server
WS_FTP Server Corporate
JScape MFT Server MFT server with SFTP support written in Java.
GoAnywhere MFT MFT server with SFTP support.
Syncplify SSH2, SFTP and FTPS server
CompleteFTP FTPS/SFTP/SCP/SSH server from EnterpiseDT
Copssh SSH and SFTP server for Windows based on OpenSSH and Cygwin with custom installer and admin UI