A peer-to-peer commonly abbreviated to P2P, is any distributed network architecture composed of participants that make a portion of their resources (for example processing power, disk storage or network bandwidth) directly obtainable to other network participants, with out the need for central coordination instances (including servers or stable hosts). P2P is often a standard strategy to network design that eliminates the require for dedicated servers. P2P is also a favorite term for freely out there Web file sharing software systems. Here list of most popular P2P file sharing program and application sites:
utorrent is lightweight efficient bittorrent client with lot many features like RSS downloader, Multiple simultaneous downloads downloading, Bandwidth configuration and IPv6 support.
BitTottent is one of best, fastest, safe and widely used p2p program. Performance of BitTorrent is way better then any other available P2P programs.
LimeWire is clean, safe, virus and malware free p2p software.it has build in media player with optimized search result.supportes download from multiple hosts.
iMesh another popular and spyware, adware free p2p file sharing with application multi language support. iMesh claims to have over 15 million FREE songs & videos Over 2 million original high quality songs licensed from the record labels.
Good, but losing popularity to uTorrent
bearshare is pretty good p2p file sharing program with having pretty good user base and millions of files shared on Bearshare also supports for Multilanguage.Bearshare is good for downloading music and mp3 files
emule is one of the biggest and most reliable peer-to-peer file sharing clients around the world and eMule is also available in portable form to run from your USB drive
shareaza logoThis was one of early p2p program when p2p was still new concept. It supports wide variety of networks like Gnutella, Gnutella2, EDonkey Network, BitTorrent, FTP and HTTP network protocols and which can handle magnet links, ed2k links, Piolet links, and the now deprecated Gnutella links.
kazaa Shareaza, Kaaza was one of best and most popular p2p during early days of p2p evolution. Kazaa Lite is one of best client of Kazaa P2P network for file sharing.
Kceasy is client based on giFT peer to peer file sharing protocol and supports multiple networks for file sharing.
ares galaxy p2p program completely free from viruses, spywares and adwares.
soulseek central server type of P2P file sharing application is good p2p file sharing program best of sharing music files, audio, Mp3 files download.
gnutella2 is file sharing network which is supported by several p2p clients like LimeWire, BearShare, Shareaza etc.
ANts P2P realizes a third generation P2P net. This is only one of kind of peer to peer file sharing application which encrypts every thing. It protects your privacy while you are connected and makes you not trackable, hiding your identity (ip) and crypting everything you are sending/receiving from others.
overnet is distributed file sharing program which is based on its own network Overnet has more then millions of users with some interesting features like File corruption detection, decentralized, fast search and downloading of files.
Azureus now called as Vuze
azureus is best torrent client with built in search functionality as well as peer to peer torrent sharing. Veze has best bandwidth management for faster file transfer and downloading
frostwire is like Vuze is another most popular bittorrent client as well as p2p file sharing client which supports Gnutella, Gnutella2, EDonkey Network. it’s completely free from virus and spyware with iTunes integration.
winmx one of pretty old peer to peer file sharing program has suffered due to lowsuite and its official website and server is now offline form 2005 although WinMX program is still operating successfully.
piolet is the 3rd generation peer-to-peer file sharing client. This is considerably new p2p file sharing application/Website and it has started gaining popularity among P2P users.
Acquisition LogoAcquisition is relatively new and paid type of p2p file sharing programe. Acquisition uses Gnutella network for peer-to-peer file sharing and BitTorrent client .It is based on LimeWire. This is one of dedicated P2P software which runes only on Mac OS X
Another very popular Torrent client
A popular tool that has a built-in torrent search engine you may never need to use a torrent search web site ever again with this product