Distributed data storage
A distributed data store is a computer network where information is stored on more than one node, often in a replicated fashion. It is usually specifically used to refer to either a distributed databa...
Microsoft Just Put A Data Center Under Water
Water and electronics usually don't mix. But Microsoft thinks dumping computers in the ocean might be the wave of future. Microsoft just finished a three-month experiment operating an underwater data ...
Cloud storage
Cloud storage is a model of data storage where the digital data is stored in logical pools, the physical storage spans multiple servers (and often locations), and the physical environment is typically...
File sharing networks
File sharing is the practice of distributing or providing access to digital media, such as computer programs, multimedia (audio, images and video), documents or electronic books. File sharing may be a...
Comparison of video hosting services
The following tables compare general and technical information for a number of notable video hosting services. Please see the individual products' articles for further information.
Basic general i...
P2PTV
The term P2PTV refers to peer-to-peer (P2P) software applications designed to redistribute video streams in real time on a P2P network; the distributed video streams are typically TV channels from all...
Microsoft Just Put A Data Center Under Water
Water and electronics usually don't mix. But Microsoft thinks dumping computers in the ocean might be the wave of future. Microsoft just finished a three-month experiment operating an underwater data ...
Energy management system
An energy management system (EMS) is a system of computer-aided tools used by operators of electric utility grids to monitor, control, and optimize the performance of the generation and/or transmissio...
PAST storage utility
PAST is a large-scale, distributed, persistent storage system based on the Pastry peer-to-peer overlay network.
Tulip Overlay
Tulip is a distributed, decentralized, P2P network intended for routing, searching and publish-lookup information sharing. It is a structured P2P network very much like Chord, Pastry, Tapestry and CAN...
Litecoin
Litecoin (LTC) is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency and open source software project released under the MIT/X11 license. Inspired by and technically nearly identical to Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin creation an...
Litecoin - Wikipedia
Wirehog
Wirehog was a friend-to-friend file sharing program that was linked to Facebook and allowed people to transfer files directly between computers.
It was created by Andrew McCollum, Mark Zuckerberg,...
Wirehog - Wikipedia
Primecoin
Primecoin (sign: Ψ; code: XPM) is a peer-to-peer open source cryptocurrency that implements a unique scientific computing proof-of-work system. Primecoin's proof-of-work system searches for chains of ...
Primecoin - Wikipedia
Distributed data store
A distributed data store is a computer network where information is stored on more than one node, often in a replicated fashion. It is usually specifically used to refer to either a distributed databa...
Seeks
Seeks is a Free Software/open source project licensed under the Affero General Public License version 3 (AGPLv3). It exists to create an alternative to the current market-leading search engines, drive...
Prefix hash tree
A prefix hash tree (PHT) is a distributed data structure that enables more sophisticated queries over a distributed hash table (DHT). The prefix hash tree uses the lookup interface of a DHT to constru...
Energy Logic
Energy Logic is a vendor-neutral approach to achieving energy efficiency in data centers. Developed and initially released in 2007, the Energy Logic efficiency model suggests ten holistic actions – e...
Metalink
Metalink is an extensible metadata file format that describes one or more computer files available for download. It specifies files appropriate for the user's language and operating system; facilitate...
Content delivery network
A content delivery network or content distribution network (CDN) is a large distributed system of servers deployed in multiple data centers across the Internet. The goal of a CDN is to serve content t...
Content delivery network - Wikipedia
Key-based routing
Key-based routing (KBR) is a lookup method used in conjunction with distributed hash tables (DHTs) and certain other overlay networks. While DHTs provide a method to find a host responsible for a cert...
Open Compute Project
The Open Compute Project initiative was announced in April 2011 by Facebook to openly share designs of data center products.The effort came out of a redesign of Facebook's data center in Prineville, O...
Open Compute Project - Wikipedia
Cloud (operating system)
Cloud is a browser-based operating system created by Good OS LLC, a Los Angeles-based corporation. The company initially launched a Linux distribution called gOS which is heavily based on Ubuntu, no...
WebNFS
WebNFS is an extension to the NFS file system for allowing clients to access a file system over the internet using a simplified, firewall-friendly protocol.WebNFS was developed to give Java applets an...
Comparison of streaming media systems
This is a comparison of streaming media systems. A more complete list of streaming media systems is also available.
The following tables compare general and technical information for a number of s...
NewSQL
NewSQL is a class of modern relational database management systems that seek to provide the same scalable performance of NoSQL systems for online transaction processing (OLTP) read-write workloads whi...