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What is the Filecoin Foundation?

The Filecoin Foundation is an independent organization dedicated to supporting Filecoin, an open source, decentralized storage network designed to preserve humanity’s most important information.

What is Filecoin?

Filecoin is a peer-to-peer network that stores files, with built-in economic incentives to ensure files are stored reliably over time. The mission of Filecoin is to create a decentralized, efficient, and robust foundation for humanity’s information.

How is the Filecoin Foundation related to Filecoin?

Filecoin is not controlled by anyone; it is a decentralized network built and maintained by thousands of people and organizations all over the world. The Filecoin Foundation facilitates governance of the Filecoin network, funds critical development projects, supports the growth of the Filecoin ecosystem, and advocates for Filecoin and the Decentralized Web.