>This system requires a centralized signing service. However, the point of
>decentralization in this case is to stop overloading servers. The signing
>service has the benefit that it is only called when the page is not
>already in the network. So it will not be overloaded by a rush on a
>popular page. It would take an increase in the number of *different* pages
>viewed per second rather than the total number of pages viewed per second
>to increase the load on the signing service.
This is what we did for Swarmcast with the Swarmcast Gateway at
I hear that the gateway may be open sourced
sometime soon which would provide a nice servlet-based signing service
that people can use in their projects.
Justin Chapweske, Onion Networks