Peer to peer applications: class #8

Teacher: Arnaud Legout

Slides

Topics

  • Overview: definitions, popularity
  • Content replication
  • BitTorrent
  • Security
  • Locality

Multicast:

  • Book on multicast: Routing in the Internet; Routing in the Internet
  • Big name on multicast: Steve Deering, author of the first multicast protocol: PVMRP (1988).

About the end-to-end argument: http://lwn.net/Articles/169961/

Unclear, need to ask the teachers, since most is obviously derived works.