IT 465: Peer-to-Peer Systems and Overlay Networks
Course Information from University Catalog
Limited to 2 Attempts
Peer-to-Peer (P2P) systems and overlay networks have become popular over the years because they are a cost-effective and scalable content sharing solution. Fundamentals of P2P systems and overlay networks are introduced to validate it as a better option than the traditional client server architecture. Students learn the classifications of P2P systems and architectures; overlay network categories, and their benefits and disadvantages.
When Offered: Fall, Spring
Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3