Copy Folders from one Unix server to another

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I would like to copy a folder from one Unix server to another Unix server. Can anyone tell me if there is a method or command to to achieve this?

Best Answer

Yes, there is scp or the former rcp or rsync

scp -r source_folder user@host.com:destination_folder

The command above will copy source_folder to destination_folder in the user's home directory on host.com