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Software Doubles P2P File Sharing Speeds

May 09, 2008, 12:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Researchers have developed file sharing software that doubles peer-to-peer (P2P) transfer speeds by identifying nearby computers.

"The software is called Ono, and has been deployed for the Azureus BitTorrent P2P file-sharing client.

"Ono is open source and does not demand the deployment of additional infrastructure. Since it was made freely and publicly available in March 2007, the software has been downloaded by more than 150,000 users..."

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