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(1.31.18) Enterprise Times: Sawtooth 1.0 to speed up blockchain development

By | Hyperledger Sawtooth, News

The Hyperledger Sawtooth 1.0 modular platform for building, deploying and running distributed ledgers has been released. This is the second of the Linux Foundation Hyperledger projects to reach this milestone. Last year the Hyperledger Fabric also hit 1.0 and is expected to go to 1.1 in the next few months. This year should also see at least one more of the nine currency projects hit the 1.0 milestone.

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(1.30.18) Bitcoin Magazine: Hyperledger Releases Sawtooth 1.0

By | Hyperledger Sawtooth, News

Hyperledger is a collaborative cross-industry effort to advance blockchain technology that is hosted by The Linux Foundation. Today, January 30, 2018, sees the release of Sawtooth 1.0, the second active Hyperledger project to reach 1.0, following Hyperledger Fabric 1.0 in July 2017.

Sawtooth is a modular platform for building, deploying and running distributed ledgers using a new consensus algorithm, Proof of Elapsed Time (PoET), which targets large distributed validator populations with minimal resource consumption. Sawtooth was originally contributed by Intel and saw its graduation from “Incubation” to “Active” status in May 2017.

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(1.30.18) Computerworld: Meet ‘Sawtooth,’ a new modular platform for building enterprise blockchains

By | Hyperledger Sawtooth, News

The Linux Foundation’s open-source blockchain collaborative, Hyperledger, has unveiled Sawtooth 1.0, a modular framework for building, deploying and running business blockchains.

Blockchain proof-of-concept pilots based on Sawtooth 1.0 have already been deployed to support multiple business cases, including music and media content rights attribution, healthcare transaction recordings, Know Your Customer (KYC) in financial services and others, according to Hyperledger.

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(1.30.18) TechCrunch: Hyperledger releases Hyperledger Sawtooth 1.0, its second distributed ledger project

By | Hyperledger Sawtooth, News

Hyperledger, the open source blockchain project from the Linux Foundation, released Hyperledger Sawtooth 1.0, its latest open source digital ledger project. Sawtooth joins its sister project, Hyperledger Fabric which reached 1.0 in July last year.

Among the features in this latest open source distributed ledger product is on-chain governance, which lets members adjust the rules on the fly as required and dynamic consensus to modify the blockchain consensus protocol as the technology advances; advanced transaction execution, which provides the ability to execute transactions in parallel and support for multiple languages and Ethereum.

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(1.26.18) EconoTimes: Hyperledger blockchain project adds 27 new members

By | News

Cross-industry collaborative blockchain initiative Hyperledger has announced the joining of 27 new organizations, spanning healthcare, consulting, advertising, supply chain & technology.

Counting over 185 organisations as its members, Hyperledger incubates nine business blockchain and distributed ledger technologies, including Hyperledger Fabric, Hyperledger Iroha, Hyperledger Indy, Hyperledger Burrow, Hyperledger Quilt and Hyperledger Sawtooth, among others.

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(1.24.18) EconoTimes: Hyperledger blockchain project to hold inaugural global forum in December 2018

By | News

Cross-industry collaborative blockchain project Hyperledger has announced that it will hold the inaugural 2018 Hyperledger Global Forum on December 12-15 in Basel, Switzerland at the Congress Center Basel.

The forum’s agenda will comprise of both enterprise and technical tracks covering a mix of topics including blockchain in the enterprise, distributed ledger and smart contracts 101, roadmaps for Hyperledger projects, industry keynotes and use cases in development. The first two days will feature a forum with keynotes, breakout sessions and a technical showcase, while the following two days will feature hands-on tutorials, and workshop events, with the week culminating in a hackathon.

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(1.23.18) CoinDesk: Microsoft, Hyperledger, UN Join Blockchain Identity Initiative

By | News

Tech giant Microsoft and blockchain alliance Hyperledger have joined blockchain-based digital identity initiative, the ID2020 Alliance.

Announced during the World Economic Forum at Davos in Switzerland yesterday, the alliance – which aid agency Mercy Corps and the U.N. International Computing Center have also just joined – aims to improve people’s lives through provision of digital identities.

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