Type: Distributed ledger software

Hyperledger Besu is an Ethereum client designed to be enterprise-friendly for both public and private permissioned network use cases. It can also be ran on test networks such as Rinkeby, Ropsten, and Görli. Hyperledger Besu includes several consensus algorithms including PoW, and PoA (IBFT, IBFT 2.0, Etherhash, and Clique). Its comprehensive permissioning schemes are designed specifically for use in a consortium environment.

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Latest Hyperledger Besu News

November 4, 2020 in Blog, Hyperledger Besu

Announcing Hyperledger Besu 20.10.0

This release includes new versioning and mainnet-focused advancements The Hyperledger Besu team is excited to announce today’s Hyperledger Besu 20.10.0 release.  You might have noticed that the versioning for this…
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September 28, 2020 in Blog, Finance, Hyperledger Besu, Hyperledger Fabric, Hyperledger Indy, Hyperledger Iroha

#HyperledgerFinTech: A sampling of production applications using Hyperledger technologies in the finance market

The financial services market has long turned to technology to address a range of back-end challenges and enhance customer-facing services. Blockchain is increasingly becoming a go-to technology for advancing many…
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August 6, 2020 in Blog, Hyperledger Besu

Hyperledger Besu 1.5 Performance Enhancements

Overview Over the past quarter, the Hyperledger Besu team has been hard at work improving performance across many fronts, from adding support for native encryption libraries to tuning our EVM…
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