Intel launches Hyperledger Sawtooth blockchain
Intel has launched its Hyperledger Sawtooth blockchain platform, CoinDesk reported. Version 1.0 of the open-source platform has been released and aims to provide a distributed and safe smart contract service for enterprise customers. Sawtooth is a modular blockchain which is compatible with any application code, and supports configurable transactions rules and consensus mechanisms.
Intel has confirmed that Sawtooth is also hardware-agnostic.
Huawei, Amazon, and T-Mobile are reportedly already building applications on the Sawtooth blockchain.
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