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Identity in Daml

In this post we will show that Daml’s identity model is able to provide the same degree of security as systems built on a user experience that focuses almost exclusively on cryptographic identity while also providing a superior user experience and better flexibility in terms of deployment options: Decentralized – Entities can run ledger nodes,

E2E Property Rentals Written in Daml

Improving renting Renting a property is still quite a manual and cumbersome process because different actors have different views of it and can’t fully trust each other, so paperwork is put in place to mitigate risks. If we were able to solve these paperwork issues, we could apply the same approach to not only rentals

Daml Developer Monthly – February 2021

What’s New Diversity is an important initiative at Digital Asset as we work to increase both our own diversity and that of the sectors we work in. As part of that initiative we are holding a virtual panel discussion where some of our top women leaders will be discussing how they got to where they

Daml Developer Monthly – January 2021

What’s New The results of the third community recognition ceremony are in. Congratulations to Emil and Matt for winning and thank you both for your excellent contributions to our community. Daml’s default branch name is changing from master to main to have more inclusive naming. Read more about the steps and the reasoning behind it here. Happy 5 year anniversary to Hyperledger!  We’re proud

Community Update – December 2020

Our community recognition ceremony is open! Nominate who you think deserves to win!  What’s New in The Ecosystem @gyorgybalazsi shared what he, @Gyorgy_Farkas, Janice, and Dani learned from participating in Odyssey and grappling with new problems. From fishing quotas to licenses to matching reports with independent observers it’s thoroughly impressive how much was built in such a short time.

Zooming in on DAML’s performance

tl;dr If you care about performance, use DAML’s builtin syntax for accessing record fields. Introduction I guess it is no secret that I’m not the biggest fan of lenses, particularly not in DAML. I wouldn’t go as far as saying that lenses, prisms, and the other optics make my eyes bleed but there are definitely better

Digital Customer Experiences Using Smart Contracts – Part 2

In my last blog on Enhancing Digital Customer Experiences Using Smart Contracts, we looked at how customer preferences management can be dramatically simplified using smart contracts. A smart contracts based approach avoids customer preferences management to be treated as an add-on or external database (even if it physically is). This avoids costly reconciliations and process

Community Update – November 2020

Update: 1.7.0 has been released and you can read the full release notes here. Block8 published part two AND part three of their DAML vs. Corda series. Part 2 covers ease of learning and documentation while Part 3 dives into functionality. A must-read series. Luciano wants to know the community’s thoughts on how to expand

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