The Case for a Hybrid P2P Search Infrastructure

@inproceedings{Loo2004TheCF,
  title={The Case for a Hybrid P2P Search Infrastructure},
  author={Boon Thau Loo and Ryan Huebsch and Ion Stoica and Joseph M. Hellerstein},
  booktitle={IPTPS},
  year={2004}
}
Popular P2P file-sharing systems like Gnutella and Kazaa use unstructured network designs. These networks typically adopt flooding-based search techniques to locate files. While flooding-based techniques are effective for locating highly replicated items, they are poorly suited for locating rare items. As an alternative, a wide variety of structured P2P networks such as distributed hash tables (DHTs) have been recently proposed. Structured networks can efficiently locate rare items, but they… CONTINUE READING
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