Interplanetary File System (IPFS) with Juan Benet


Interplanetary File System (IPFS) is a new peer-to-peer hypermedia protocol.

IPFS enables the creation of completely distributed applications.

Juan Benet is the creator of IPFS and the founder of Protocol Labs.


  • What problem does IPFS solve?
  • Is IPFS most like BitTorrent, or a CDN, or a Git repo?
  • What does this have to do with Databases Week?
  • How does IPFS compare to Ethereum?
  • How does IPFS compare to the web?


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