SFP is the short form for small form-factor plugged connector. Best use of this connector is small form factor and working with copper as well as optic cables.
Also known as mini Giga bit connector. SFP connectors consist of receptacle type connector and a SFP cage.
SFP connectors are available in various configurations as well as stacked SFP connectors for high density connections.
Major applications for SFP connectors include to connect servers and switches. Storage and video and communication systems.
Digital Camera surveillance systems and HPC (High Performance Computing) labs.
ISP Internet service provider systems and machine vision systems such as camera use these super efficient connectors.