Corda (http://www.r3cev.com/blog/2016/4/4/introducing-r3-corda-a-distributed-ledger-designed-for-financial-services)is a blockchain-inspired distributed ledger technology (DLT) from R3 that is specifically designed for financial and regulated transactions, and emphasizes privacy and security between participants. While it is generally available for download as open source code (corda.net (https://www.corda.net/)), R3 also makes it available on the Azure platform and has plans to integrate Corda with numerous Azure capabilities.
Tom Menner (https://www.linkedin.com/in/tommenner), Director and Solutions Architect at R3 will be presenting the session. He will covering following topics:
· Understand what Corda is and how it differs from blockchain platforms such as Ethereum and Hyperledger Fabric;
· Use cases of Corda
· Corda on Azure and R3’s partnership with Microsoft
· Live demo of Corda.
• 6:30 PM – 7:00 PM EST: Networking/Social
• 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST: Presentation
• 8:00 PM – 8:30 PM EST: Q/A
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Talks will begin shortly after 6:30PM. Looking forward to seeing everyone!