What Are Peer-to-peer Systems?

There has been significant growth of peer-to-peer or P2P systems as they are also known, over the Internet. They are different from traditional server systems, enabling the sharing of sharing of different resources and services with client computers and without the need for central servers or authorities. All entities in a P2P environment act as […]

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Perceptions of P2P

  While there are many different groups of people who can use P2P systems, one of those that can truly benefit from it is the business sector. Within this are many different industries. Businesses communicate with each other in different ways. For example, if a company wants to share information with another party it can […]

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P2P in the World of Business

  Though there are a lot of recognizable benefits in using P2P systems, the question arises as to how valuable they really are to businesses in their day-to-day running. File sharing is critically important within many industries. For the most part, a traditional sever is relied upon for these tasks. The aspects that hold peer-to-peer […]

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