Network Infra for Decentralized Internet: NKN Overview and Technical dive

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Every last Thursday of the month

Nokia

200 South Mathilda Avenue · Sunnyvale

How to find us

Entrance on the south side of the building. Parking lot to the east (221 S Taaffe St).

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Details

Networking before and after the presentation. Food and drink will be provided.

Presentation:
An overview of NKN project, its application in all things networking (Pub/Sub, CDN), and its technology cores (e.g. how to reach consensus for millions or billions of nodes).

Background:
NKN is the new kind of P2P network connectivity protocol & ecosystem powered by a novel public blockchain. We use economic incentives to motivate Internet users to share network connection and utilize unused bandwidth. NKN's open, efficient, and robust networking infrastructure enables application developers to build the decentralized Internet so everyone can enjoy secure, low cost, and universally accessible connectivity.

Speakers:
Yilum Zhang: CTO
Zheng "Bruce" Li: Co-CEO