Dfinity

Address: 
Dfinity Palo Alto , California
United States
California US
Investment lists: 
ISIC Code: 
6399
Company type: 
Blockchain based world computer network.
Overview: 
Dfinity is a blockchain based world computer network that is powerful enough to host business applications at scale. The network features a variety of innovations in the blockchain space. The Dfinity network is self-governing through the use of an adaptive network called the Blockchain Nervous System (BNS). The network is also capable of achieving transaction finality at an average speed of 7.5 seconds due to advancements in random number generation and selection. The Dfinity protocol uses Verifiable Random Functions (VRFs), BLS Cryptography and the Threshold Relay technique (powered by a random beacon) to achieve these speeds. This technology is aimed at developers who would like to create and run smart contracts on a blockchain network. Dfinity is also attractive for businesses seeking an enterprise solution that can lower (human capital based ) costs with benefits such as speed, security and scalability.