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Symbiont Adds Co-Creator of BFT-SMaRt Consensus Protocol to its Advisory Board

Symbiont Adds Co-Creator of BFT-SMaRt Consensus Protocol to its Advisory Board

Symbiont today announced that Dr. Alysson Bessani, the co-creator of the Byzantine fault-tolerant consensus protocol BFT-SMaRt, has joined the company’s advisory board. Developed in 2014, BFT-SMaRt was designed to address deficiencies in other BFT protocols such as PBFT. Assembly, Symbiont’s decentralized log component, is based on the BFT-SMaRt consensus protocol, allowing it to achieve best-in-class security, stability and performance.

Symbiont Adds Prominent Computer Scientist to its Technical Advisory Board

Symbiont Adds Prominent Computer Scientist to its Technical Advisory Board

Symbiont has appointed Dr. Zhong Shao, a Yale professor of computer science and leading expert in formal verification of software, to its Technical Advisory Board. Together, Dr. Shao and the Symbiont engineering team are applying cutting-edge techniques in programming language design and formal methods to the task of writing and publishing smart contracts in a decentralized network. Professor Shao is working closely with Symbiont to ensure that its smart contract language supports the highest levels of security and integrity in enterprise software.

Smart Contracts Pioneer Symbiont Fortifies Board of Directors

Smart Contracts Pioneer Symbiont Fortifies Board of Directors

Symbiont has appointed former SEC Commissioner Daniel Gallagher and Todd Ruppert, former CEO and President of T.Rowe Price Global Investment Services, to its Board of Directors.

Symbiont Wins Buy-Side Technology Award for Best Distributed Ledger Project

Symbiont Wins Buy-Side Technology Award for Best Distributed Ledger Project

Symbiont, a pioneer in the use of smart contract technology for financial markets, has won “Best Distributed Ledger Technology Project” in the 2016 Buy-Side Technology Awards, sponsored by WatersTechnology.

Symbiont Releases its Enterprise-Ready Distributed Ledger

Symbiont Releases its Enterprise-Ready Distributed Ledger

Symbiont today announced the release of a software development kit for Assembly, the permissioned distributed ledger component of Symbiont's smart contracts system.

Symbiont To Demo Smart Contracts for Insurance

Symbiont To Demo Smart Contracts for Insurance

With more firms interested in seeing how blockchain can be used in the real world, firms like Symbiont are seeing strong demand for demos.