This technology didn’t just pop up overnight! In this section we’ll cover the background of decentralized storage from torrents until now, and go through some basics terminology to get you up to speed.
While Decentralized Storage is a catchy buzz word, it's important to understand where this new technology can be used, and where it should not.
State of the Industry
IPFS is just the beginning - in this module we'll catch you up on the developments currently affecting the space, and cover the various cryptocurrencies and tokens that have proposed incentive models for peer to peer storage.
YOU’VE COMPLETED OUR DECENTRALIZED STORAGE COURSE!
You should now be ready to approach broader concepts of decentralized design. Don’t stop now! Continue to learn by taking our Blockchain Security course or head to our courses page to see what else we have to offer.
If you’re interested in a more technical deep dive into decentralized storage, you may want to check out our IPFS course, which gets into the nitty gritty of configuring your own node and trying out these solutions for yourself!