The Hyperledger Foundation, a global open source enterprise blockchain technology collaboration, has launched its largest annual event, Hyperledger Global Forum 2022.
Before the event on Monday Foundation he announced the addition of eight newest members to the international community; namely CasperLabs, Realto Group, BCW Group, Banque de France, Central Bank of Nigeria, Digital Identity Laboratory of Canada, International Association For Trusted Blockchain Applications (INATBA) and DSR Corporation.
Daniel Barbosa, executive director of the Hyperledger Foundation and general manager of blockchain, healthcare and identity at the Linux Foundation, said that: “Hyperledger technologies are playing a big role in reshaping existing markets and creating new ones. Our newest members bring diverse innovations to the Hyperledger community and accelerate the development of open, decentralized technologies that will be the infrastructure for many generations of new services and applications.
The Hyperledger Foundation is a non-profit organization that seeks to bring together vital resources and infrastructure to create a thriving and stable ecosystem around open source software blockchain projects. Hyperledger enables member organizations to leverage its open source distributed ledger frameworks, tools and resources to build enterprise, industry-specific applications, platforms and hardware systems to support business transaction needs.
The foundation’s enterprise-level blockchain software projects are designed and built by a community of developers for service providers, startups, suppliers, end-user organizations, academics, and commercial solutions.
Hyperledger’s Foundation’s newest members, such as the Banque de France and the Central Bank of Nigeria, seem to indicate that governments around the world are slowly opening up to blockchain technology and its innovations.
Just recently, Nigeria announced that it is in the early stages of negotiations with Binance to set up cryptocurrency friendly economic zone within the country.