A DFSR Alternative: Fast & resilient P2P replication with Connect

DFSR, or distributed files system replication, is a feature of Windows Server for replicating files across several servers. Microsoft introduced this feature in Windows NT4.0 as an add-on, and it became a standard feature in Windows 2000 server and on. Basically, it was an attempt by a Microsoft to solve the complex problem of distributing […]

A GoodSync Alternative: Resilio Connect

Introduce P2P speed and flexibility into your backup and synchronization jobs GoodSync is a well-known backup and folder synchronization tool that is built on a standard client-server architecture. It does a solid job of transferring data and synchronizing two computers. GoodSync handles two major job types: synchronization and backup. The synchronization job makes sure a […]

What’s the difference between peer to peer and client server?

p2p vs client server

In this blog post, we will look into client-server architecture, compare it to peer-to-peer, and find out exactly when client-server is better than P2P. For those of you who aren’t willing to spend few minutes reading through the article, I’ll give an immediate answer – peer-to-peer is always better than client-server. The client-server architecture is […]

Looking for an rsync alternative?

rsync alternative: Resilio connect

Start synchronizing faster to multiple locations, handling large files and folders with ease, and overcoming WAN synchronization limitations Rsync is one of the most well-known tools for synchronizing and sending data over the internet. It was the very first tool that combined file synchronization with delta encoding and compression, with three basic technologies required for […]

P2P is Always Faster

Introduction Resilio’s technology offers the fastest delivery time across a broad array of network speeds  common to the modern Enterprise.  Our products combine peer to peer, rsync-like delta encoding, and WAN Optimization, three of the most powerful data transmission technologies, into one single solution. The Early Internet The early Internet was predominantly a peer to […]

BitTorrent Sync Meetup at SXSW

SXSW countdown. On March 10, 2014, the BitTorrent team will be at Empire Garage, talking about Sync. Come down to hang out, learn about the awesome stuff you can do with the app, and demo the API. Stay for the free drinks and live music. (Of course.) We’ll be showcasing and workshopping new Sync projects. […]

Sync Hacks: How Nilenso Uses BitTorrent Sync to Share Project Files Among Developers

Sync Hacks is a column dedicated to exploring new applications for BitTorrent Sync, as built by users like you. BitTorrent Sync is a free, unlimited, secure file-syncing app. (And now, it’s 2X faster.) If you’ve got an epic Sync idea, use-case or how-to, shoot us an email at sync[at]bittorrent.com. Nilenso is an employee-owned software cooperative […]