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P2P

Business slang, usually used in reference to startups or internet startup,refers to "path to profitability.".

P2P

1. Path to profitability. 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 P2P loan. This provides the borrower with financing needed to maintain operations until it becomes profitable. See also: Angel investor.

2. Informal for a business plan, especially for a new company or a dot-com.
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Especially, there are plenty of peers locating behind firewall or network address translation, and those devices restrict the resources usage of P2P network, where network resources includes processing resources and bandwidth resources etc., but the performance bottleneck of live streaming system generally lies on uplink bandwidth (In order to prevent terminological confusion, we don't distinguish resource and uplink bandwidth in the following content).
Then, from the number of users join to P2P network, we can calculate both the number of levels and number of node in each level for design topology structure.
The EigenTrust Algorithm for Reputation Management in P2P Networks. In Proceedings of the Twelfth International World Wide Web Conference, Budapest, May.
Programmers of all types began to cluster around p2p development--attempting to develop a p2p network that could not be shut down by the state.
The percentage of neighbour to forward the query can be modified to suit the topology of the P2P network.
The contents that are shared, legally or illegally, on a P2P network are mostly music, movies, documents, and software packages; each of such contents has a (Title), and further, because of the different content attributes, a title has many different (Versions).
Our approach is based on the intuition that P2P bots exhibit a distinct network profile due to the various P2P network maintenance related tasks they are required to perform.
While people may believe their files are only available to a few friends, in reality these files can be accessed by millions of people all over the world who are part of the same P2P network.
The Popmoney name will remain, Fiserv said, and the P2P network will now connect 35 million consumers and 1,400 financial institutions, including large and regional banks and hundreds of community banks and credit unions.
This way, it will log out the Common node from Principal node on leaving P2P network. Principal node also controls the updates of topic map by Topic Map Management agent.
the KaZaA p2p network. (40) The RIAA issued a subpoena pursuant to
P2P network file-sharing remains the most damaging form of piracy, but the last two years have also seen a sharp rise in non-P2P piracy, such as downloading from hosting sites, mobile piracy, stream ripping, instant message sharing and downloading from forums and blogs.