Running Your Own Node

Nodes participate in the Bitcoin peer-to-peer network in differing ways, whether they are archival nodes, SPV nodes, fully validating nodes, and so on. Once we understand what nodes do on the network, we are left with this question: who runs a node, and what is their motivation for doing so? This video explains node functionality and the benefits and motivations for running one. Watch the video from 7:45 to 17:45.

Source: Andreas M. Antonopoulos,
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