Operating Systems: File Transfer Protocol

FTP plays an important (if somewhat under-estimated) role in library and information systems theory: copyright law, data and information sharing protocols are all impacted by the increase in peer to peer networking and FTP technology in the past ten years. The report attached outlines the history of P2P networking, and its impact on copyright and information sharing practices since the Napster case.


FTP – history & development.Katie Haden, 2012


Please note: I love sharing my ideas and knowledge with people, but I would appreciate acknowledgement if they are used or shared beyond this blog. These are original works that fall under plagiarism standards and creative commons licences.


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