Pool Storage Possibility

Do you think Storage Pooling is a possibility with Filecoin?

Or better question, does the size of the storage you pledge play a role whether your miner will get chosen to store data? (like how pooling hashing power for a POW network increases the chance of finding the target hash and receiving block rewards.) If not, I suppose there is no benefit to pool storage.

Storage clients can chose any miner they want to store their data. The size of a pledge may or may not affect their decision, but it’s not an intrinsic property of the network.

There may be some benefit to pooling storage as per-miner overheads like pledge collateral and gas costs may be better amortized. We don’t yet have an exact model for how this could work, but in general miners have a lot of architectural freedom.

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