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Welcome to Tahoe-LAFS

Tahoe-LAFS (Least Authority File System) is a Free Software/Open Source decentralized cloud data system. It distributes your filesystem across multiple servers. Even if some of the servers fail or are taken over by an attacker, the entire filesystem continues to work correctly preserving your privacy and security.

A one-page summary explains the unique properties of this system.

Get Started

Get Involved

Read Some Nice Docs

Tahoe-LAFS network topology schema, live from TestGrid !

News and interesting links

2010-12-14 -- EFF post Interesting mention in summary of useful tools when dealing with censorship.

2010-11-28 -- v1.8.1 Released! Several bugfixes, including a security fix and a performance improvement.

2010-05-25 -- Zooko presented Tahoe-LAFS at CONfidence 2010 in Kraków, Poland

See also the News page


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About Us


Allmydata, Inc. sponsored the Tahoe-LAFS project by providing hardware and data-center facilities along with the initial developer time. We are eternally grateful for their generous and public-spirited support.

Google, Inc. sponsored Tahoe-LAFS through its Google Summer of Code program 2010.

Atlas Networks provides dedicated server hosting for scale and performance testing.

Please contact if you would like to sponsor Tahoe-LAFS too!

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