Internxt launches alpha prototypes of its products

Internxt has announced its releasing prototypes of X Cloud and X Core Alpha on April 6 following the publication of the code on Github
04 April 2018   144

Internxt is rolling out the prototypes of 2 of its products - X Core and X Cloud. As the code for the Alpha versions has been uploaded on February 27 for peer review, the release date of the prototypes is set on April 6. X Core is a P2P cloud computing network that enables cooperation in the creation of a decentralized Internet with sharing the resources of the machines to those looking for a host of their data. As of the Alpha version, the following features are operable:

  • file distribution;
  • replication;
  • synchronization;
  • encryption using AES 256 CTR;

X Cloud offers a more reliable, secure and private cloud by being cheaper and more secure that the traditional cloud storage platforms (Google Drive, Amazon S3, Dropbox). X Cloud aims to bring a mass-market solution that both enterprises and individuals appreciate. The product is based off of Storj platform and with Alpha version offers file storing and sharing.

The prototypes are promised to be free and open so that anybody is able to test both X Cloud and X Core. Commercial version are expected Q3 2018. At the moment of publication, the market parameters for Internxt are as follows

Average price: $6.03

Market cap: $3,798,359

Volume (24H): $18,437

Consensus 2018 summit to be held in New York City

4th annual blockchain technology summit - Consensus 2018, will take place in New York City on May 14-16
22 April 2018   32

CoinDesk has announced its 4th annual blockchain technology summit Consensus 2018 on May 14-16 at the New York Hilton Midtown. Along with the discussions on the blockchain technology, the event is going to feature a hackathon, PoW pitch competition and a scholarship award in a partnership with Zcash. Title sponsors of the event include bloq, Deloitte, Ledger, Octagon Strategy and SONM.

Consensus 2018 will feature 250+ speakers and 4,000+ attendees from the leading industry startups, investors, financial institutions, enterprise tech leaders, and academic and policy groups who are building the foundations of the blockchain and digital currency economy. Among the notable speakers there will be Blockstack co-founder Dr. Muneeb Ali, J.P.Morgan blockchain program lead Amber Baldet, eToro CEO and founder Yoni Assia, Hyperledger executive director Brian Behlendorf, ConsenSys founder Steve Cerveny, Athena Capital founder Meltem Demirors and many others.

The full 3-day agenda of the event can be found here.