IPFS stands for the InterPlanetary File System. IPFS is a bold attempt at evolving the Internet's infrastructure.

IPFS is a global, versioned, peer-to-peer file system. It combines good ideas from Git, BitTorrent, Kademlia, and SFS. You can think of it like a single BitTorrent swarm, exchanging Git objects, making up the web. IPFS provides an interface much simpler than HTTP, but has permanence built in.

IPFS while structured round the principles of the Merkle DAG format, has yet to implement the full functionality of the spec. Notably Git -like semantics - wikipedia

# First things - Install IPFS - IPFS Howto

Here are some links you may find useful:

# External links - speakerdeck.com - IPFS homepage: - ipfs.io