14 new members join open source blockchain project Hyperledger
As of now, 270 plus members are contributing to the growth of Hyperledgers’ open source distributed ledger frameworks and tools.
“Our community ranges from technology giants and industry leaders to start-ups, service providers and academics. We are gaining traction around the world in market segments from finance to healthcare and government to logistics. This growth and diversity is a signal of the increasing recognition of the strategic value of enterprise blockchain and commitment to the adoption and development of open source frameworks to drive new business models,” said Brian Behlendorf, Executive Director, Hyperledger.
The latest to join Hyperledger community are Beta Blocks, Blockchain Educators, Cardstack, Constellation Labs, Elemential Labs, FedEx, Honeywell International Inc., KoreConX, Northstar Venture Technologies, Peer Ledger, Syncsort, and Wanchain.
“Honeywell Aerospace, whose solutions are found on virtually every commercial, defense and space aircraft in service today, is pleased to join Hyperledger. We look forward to leveraging the blockchain technology to solve critical customer needs and enable our position as a leading Software-Industrial Company through the Power of Connected,” said Sathish Muthukrishnan, Chief Digital and Information Officer for Honeywell Aerospace.
“We believe that blockchain has big implications in the supply chain, transportation, and logistics. We are excited for the opportunity to collaborate with the Hyperledger community as we continue to explore the applications and help set the standards for wide-scale blockchain adoption in our industry and others,” said Kevin Humphries, Senior Vice President, IT, FedEx Services.
“We are honored to be a part of the premier organization in technology and the blockchain space. Constellation is working with the Hyperledger community to explore new architectures and frameworks that will usher in a new era of applications built on distributed ledger technology. Contributing to this project will be imperative to our focus of applying blockchain scalability to real-world, viable enterprise use cases,” said Benjamin Diggles, VP of Business Development at Constellation Labs.
“Northstar is thrilled to join Hyperledger and The Linux Foundation. Having direct access to the Hyperledger resources and community is of great value in our work with enterprise, financial services, and capital markets organizations. We look forward to being active contributors to this open standard of ongoing innovation and bringing new platform solutions to market for Northstar and our clients,” said Dean Sutton, CEO of Northstar Venture Technologies.
Other members also expressed their happiness over joining the global community.
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