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Unformatted text preview: restricts swapping to one uploader and one downloader at a time.
• is not good for huge files because many broadband providers limit upload speed. BitTorrent sharing: • chops up files and hands pieces to several uploaders at once.
• files arrive dozens of times faster. Diagram of traditional process
Diagram Diagram of BitTorrent process
Have you tried to BitTorrent? If so, what are your observations? What are barriers to the adoption of BitTorrent? What will spur BitTorrent a...
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- Spring '12