Tahoe Storage Illustration

By drewp@bigasterisk.com, released under the MIT License.

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Tahoe is a filesystem that performs encryption and then erasure coding on your data. To see a demo of how this works, paste some text into the next box and walk through the steps.

This demo runs completely in your browser and doesn't do any actual data processing. It just makes up random data that looks about right.

Enter plaintext:
Generated URL for this file:
Complete, encrypted data:
Encrypted shares:
No shares yet
Recovered text:
Now go to the share data, corrupt a few shares, and try to recover again.