Sixteen new members added to the blockchain consortium Hyperledger, including the cloud computing division of Chinese giant Alibaba, the banking conglomerate Citigroup and its venture branch, and telecommunications solutions provider Deutsche Telekom. This is stated in the official press release.
Guangzhishu Technology, Guangzhou Technology Innovation Space Information Technology, KEB Hana Bank, HealthVerity, MediConCen, Techrock, Xooa, BlockDao and We.Trade have also joined the new participants in the consortium.
We are starting Global Forum off with a bang with this impressive line-up of new members. The growing Hyperledger community reflects the increasing importance of open source efforts to build enterprise blockchain technologies across industries and markets. The latest members showcase the widening interest in and impact of DLT and Hyperledger.
Executive Director, Hyperledger
Earlier, Hyperledger announced a strategic partnership with Enterprise Ethereum Alliance with the goal of creating unified standards.