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AGnuS: The altruistic Gnutella server

Hughes, Daniel and Warren, I and Coulson, G (2003) AGnuS: The altruistic Gnutella server. In: 3rd International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing (P2P2003), Proceedings :. IEEE COMPUTER SOC, Los Alamitos, pp. 202-203. ISBN 0-7695-2023-5

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The first generation of peer-to-peer file sharing systems followed the traditional client-server paradigm. However, legality and scalability issues have driven the development of decentralized file sharing protocols; the most popular of these being Gnutella. To date, such systems have been unable to match the Quality of Service (Qos) offered by centralized architectures. AGnuS improves QoS on Gnutella by increasing file availability, improving network friendliness and increasing file quality. This is achieved by layering caching, load balancing, content-based routing and filtering services on top of the core Gnutella protocol.

Item Type: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings
Subjects: ?? qa75 ??
Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications
ID Code: 52575
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 09 Mar 2012 16:42
Refereed?: No
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 07 Aug 2018 06:11
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