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Digital Asset to be Title Sponsor at Synchronize

Posted by Digital Asset on Aug 14, 2017 2:21:16 PM



Digital Asset is delighted to announce that it will be the Title Sponsor of Synchronize, a new conference hosted by global event organizer IMN, dedicated to DLT for Financial Institutions.

Launching on April 19th, 2018 in New York City, Blythe Masters will be keynoting the event to discuss key themes and talk about DA's road to adoption alongside some of the largest financial infrastructures in the world.

Register now for Super Early Bird savings.

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Topics: Events

Blythe Masters' Remarks and Fireside Chat With DTCC

Posted by Digital Asset on Dec 8, 2016 10:15:15 PM

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Update on Open Source Community Work and Whitepapers

Posted by Digital Asset on Dec 2, 2016 9:00:00 AM

It has been a busy month in the open source community. Hyperledger hit 100 institutional members, making it the fastest growing project in the Linux Foundation’s history, and entered into a strategic advocacy and education partnership with the Digital Chamber of Commerce. Our friends at R3 successfully open-sourced their Corda platform and announced their intention to submit it to Hyperledger.

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Topics: Hyperledger, Open Source, GSL

Digital Asset Releases Non-technical White Paper

Posted by Digital Asset on Nov 23, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Today, Digital Asset is proud to release a white paper on our architecture, detailing the rationale for the technological decisions that we have made. This is intended to provide a business audience with an overview of the DA Platform, and is the output of our work developing production ready systems for highly regulated financial institutions to meet their specific requirements.

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Update on Open-Sourcing Plans for Digital Asset Modeling Language (DAML)

Posted by Digital Asset on Aug 22, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Digital Asset has decided to open source DAML, our smart contract-like modeling language for financial applications, and supporting tools. We have not yet specified a release date, but this is a significant commitment which we wish to make known uniformly to our client base and which furthers our commitment to advancing industry adoption of distributed ledger technology by financial services.

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Topics: Open Source, DAML

Introducing the Digital Asset Modeling Language: A Powerful Alternative to Smart Contracts for Financial Institutions

Posted by Digital Asset on Apr 20, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Today we are delighted to announce the acquisition of Elevence, a technology firm that has developed an expressive language for financial institutions to model and execute agreements with certainty and finality. This technology complements Digital Asset's existing software by providing a new, verifiable way for parties to a transaction to prove updates to a distributed ledger while preserving data confidentiality.

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Topics: Smart Contracts, DAML

Moving Hyperledger to the Linux Foundation

Posted by Digital Asset on Jan 22, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Last month we demonstrated Digital Asset's commitment to open source by moving Hyperledger to the independent Linux Foundation. We are excited to collaborate with global leaders across finance and technology: Accenture, ANZ Bank, Cisco, CLS, Credits, Deutsche Börse, DTCC, Fujitsu Limited, IC3, IBM, Intel, J.P. Morgan, London Stock Exchange Group, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, R3, State Street, SWIFT, VMware, and Wells Fargo. The reaction to the announcement was fantastic; Hyperledger has been one of the most highly requested to participate in projects in the Linux Foundation's history. There are several extremely exciting additions since the initial announcement that will be made public soon.

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Topics: Hyperledger, Open Source

Retiring Hyperledger Beta, Re-Open Sourcing Soon, and Other Changes

Posted by Digital Asset on Nov 23, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Shortly after the acquisition by Digital Asset Holdings in June, we discontinued supporting the beta version of Hyperledger that was available on Github and we would like to take this opportunity to update you on our planned changes and current status.

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Topics: Hyperledger, Open Source