Storj Blog

A look at Storj Labs’ decentralized cloud storage architecture with JT Olio



In our recent town hall meeting, we took a quick look at our development team’s progress towards building V3 of the Storj Labs network. We kept it short because we realized that not everyone is interested in the fine, technical details of the platform’s inner workings. However, we know that many developers within our community love this kind of stuff. Because of that, we committed to delivering a longer presentation on network V3 that dives into how the new network will make improvements over the current version.

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A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Distributed Systems



By JT Olio, Director of Engineering Hello, I’m JT Olio! I’m excited to have the opportunity to introduce myself to you as Storj’s new Director of Engineering. This will be my fourth time building a distributed storage system, and each time I’ve been faced with new challenges and learned new things. Distributed systems are so cool. They’re a complex intersection of security, mechanism design, performance, game theory, engineering, distributed systems research, economics, and so much more.
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