More details on shared storage

Summary: Usenet news storage]

Why does usenet use shared storage?
The total volume of Usenet is REALLY BIG. Instead of requiring each reader to obtain and store 200,000 articles in 2 GBytes per day, the articles can be kept in a central location and shared by many readers.

How sharing works:

More Detailed Topics
Usenet RKT : (coming later!)How news gets to you

Overview and Related Topics
Usenet RKT : What is Usenet? Why do I care?
Usenet RKT : More details on client software
Usenet RKT: Trouble with news reader software

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