Plotwise, it is what the Lone Shee was engrossed in studying while the rest of his species were building the Shee Ark and setting off for Sphericus, so much so that he did not notice them leave. The Lone Shee built a Warp portal into the Capillata. The Lone Shee was not the only Shee to discover the Warp: The Banshee also discovered it many years before he was even born, and used it to leave Albia.
The official Docking Station servers which were hosted by Gameware are not online anymore. This inspired the community to develop an alternative to the official servers, called Albian Warp, which allows the Warp to be used again.