A CIFS Geek in Exile: What I did on my Holiday

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Monday, September 19, 2011
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BranceCache is a distributed caching system implemented by Windows SMB2 servers. BITS, according to at least one Microsoft Blog, is the "Earth’s most widely used file transfer service". This presentation covers a new Open Source implementation of both BITS and BranchCache.

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BITS protocol and how does it relate to SMB/CIFS/SMB2.
BranchCache, and how it relates to SMB/CIFS/SMB2 and BITS.