029: Move Aside Blockchain – Introducing Hashgraph with Leemon Baird

Av Blockchain Innovation: Interviewing The Brightest Minds In Blockchain

Avsnittet publicerades: 5/4/2018

Beskrivning

Dr. Leemon Baird is the inventor of Hashgraph and the Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Swirlds Inc. Hashgraph is a new data structure and consensus algorithm. **This interview was conducted before the Hedera Public Ledger announcement.** In this episode, Leemon and I discuss: -What a Hashgraph is. How does it compare to a Blockchain? -Byzantine Fault Tolerance (BFT) – Leemon does a brilliant job of explaining this -Exciting use cases for Hashgraph

Om podcasten

Frederick Munawa here. I’m a Blockchain Consultant for entrepreneurs and financial services firms. Blockchain Innovation is where I interview the brightest minds in Blockchain and cryptocurrency – entrepreneurs, executives, and top academics – to discuss present and future applications of Blockchain Technology. Why? To determine how Blockchain can be used to increase profits, cut costs, and disrupt traditional industries and business models – so you can borrow their strategies, tools, and tactics for your own success. Join me every Tuesday to learn how the brightest minds in Blockchain are pushing the envelope with Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) & crowdsales, public blockchains, private blockchains, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Hyperledger, smart contracts, and much more.