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Join the Corda Architecture Working Group!

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We would like to invite the Corda community to join our Corda Architecture Working Group from 27th July. This regular meeting is the best place to get the most up to date information on the latest developments in the Corda design, architecture and broader ecosystem, and is a must for anyone with an interest in […]

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Announcing The Corda Public Beta

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Corda enters Beta this week! As reported last month, R3 has just completed the first two of three tranches of our Series A funding round, raising $107m to fund the development of Corda, our distributed ledger platform designed from the ground up for the needs of commerce. It means all those people waiting for a […]

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The Corda Way of Thinking

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Corda is a revolutionary new Distributed Ledger Platform, the only DLT specifically designed for the needs of financial services. This article introduces the “Corda Way of Thinking”: understand this article and you’ll be well on your way to being a Corda Expert Solution Designer…! What problem are we trying to solve with Distributed Ledgers?  The […]

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Towards Deeper Collaboration in Distributed Ledgers: Thoughts on Digital Asset’s Global Synchronisation Log

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It’s now almost two months since we open-sourced Corda and I’m delighted by the reception it has received. In our rapidly growing community, we’re already seeing new users grow into leaders who help other newcomers get to grips with the platform. And I am amazed by the number of inbound messages from users who have been impressed by the […]

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On distributed databases and distributed ledgers

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Why can’t companies wanting to share business logic and data just install a distributed database? What is the essential difference between a distributed database and a distributed ledger? Last month, I shared the thinking that led to the design of Corda, which we at R3 will be open sourcing on November 30; and Mike Hearn and I […]

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R3 Corda: What Makes It Different

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As reported by Reuters last week, Corda, the Distributed Ledger platform we’ve been working hard on at R3 for the last year at will be open sourced on November 30. What is it? Why are we building it? What happens next? Corda is a distributed ledger platform designed and built from the ground up for the […]