The P2PWG BOF will highlight on-going efforts in peer-to-peer computing centered security, NAT/firewalls, and P2P file services.
The purpose of the P2PWG is to develop best practices that enable interoperability among peer-to-peer applications.
The P2PWG was created last year to bring together organizations and companies involved in P2P infrastructure and application development.
As P2P networks continue to evolve, issues concerning security and copyright protection need to be addressed," said Brian Morrow, chairman of the P2PWG Steering Committee.
The P2PWG creates best practices that enable interoperability between computing and networking systems for the peer-to-peer community at-large.
Andrew Chien, chair of the steering group of the P2PWG and CTO of Entropia.
members include: Alliance Consulting, Avaki Corporation (formerly known as Applied MetaComputing, Inc.
NPI will provide to the P2PWG
an understanding of many of the requirements of P2P developers.