Peer-to-Peer

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Peer-to-Peer

A loan to a start-up or other new company from a source other than a financial institution. A lender often charges high interest in a P to P loan. This provides the borrower with financing needed to maintain operations until it becomes profitable. See also: Angel investor.
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Morningstar is a respected and successful Systems Integrator and we are pleased to receive their endorsement for our secure peer to peer connectivity solutions.
Software such as Endeavors Technology's Magi P2P is transforming the Internet and extending the power of the PC," said Kurt Sehnert, Intel director of marketing for Peer to Peer Computing.
Patent Office just issued a patent on a new Internet technology, Method and Apparatus for Peer to Peer Communication, Pat No.