- As your listener base grows, so does your 'bandwidth' (in a sense) --your ability to serve the connections grows too. No more hunting around for mirrors for your webcast -- your fans ARE your mirrors.
- The network is independent of the content. It doesn't matter if you are streaming audio, video, ASCII art, whatever.
- There's no added complexity for the users---and very little for the source.
Thursday, March 17, 2005
StreamTorrent: "The purpose of StreamTorrent is to permit servers with little bandwidth to serve streams to hundreds, thousands or more listeners. Clients connect to each other in a peer-to-peer fashion, forming a tree-like network. The key advantages of this system are:
Posted by sugree at 11:48