Zentavault FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions about Zentavault.

Why do we need Zentavault?

Zentavault is a high-throughput encrypted and distributed file vault (encrypted storage) and transfer service. Unlike regular data storage systems, Zentavault will store nothing on the user's device. Zentavault acts as an encryption delivery tool, with the ability to encrypt and dynamically distribute content securely onto the InterPlanetary File System (IPFS). IPFS is a peer-to-peer distributed file system that seeks to connect all computing devices with the same system of files. In some ways, IPFS is similar to the World Wide Web, but IPFS could be seen as a single BitTorrent swarm, exchanging objects within one Git repository.

What is the role of IPFS for Zentavault?

IPFS stands for Interplanetary File System and it is an open-source, peer-to-peer distributed hypermedia protocol that aims to function as a ubiquitous file system for all computing devices. Zentavault is a decentralized IPFS cloud storage application that can store data in an encrypted and secure manner and it is the second application of Zentachain.

Why do we need IPFS?

IPFS is needed for ;
  • Bandwidth
  • Latency
  • Being Offline
  • Censoring
  • Permanence
  • Self-Certified Filesystems - SFS

How much do users have to pay for using Zentavault?

Zentavault requires no monthly usage fees, there will be only a low transaction fee to upload data.