Last month brought the eagerly awaited v1.0.0-alpha release of Hyperledger Fabric, an open source, enterprise blockchain framework hosted by Hyperledger, a Linux Foundation Project. Work continues on planning for the v1.0 release, improving the bootstrap process for Windows deployment, and documenting sample applications.
Getting started with Hyperledger Fabric v1.0 guides you through the steps to set up a fully functional blockchain network.
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News & announcements from IBM
Mizuho Financial Group, Mizuho Bank, and IBM Japan are working together to build a blockchain platform based on Hyperledger Fabric to share digitized letters of credit, thus streamlining the secure exchange of trade documents and improving financial supply chain efficiency.
Sichuan Hejia Co., Ltd. and IBM have launched a Hyperledger Fabric-based business network for pharmaceutical procurement that includes a pharmaceutical retailer, a hospital, and a bank as participants. It's designed to improve the efficiency, transparency, and operation of supply chain finance.
Natixis, Trafigura, and IBM have pioneered the first blockchain solution in commodity trade finance for US crude oil transactions. By digitizing major steps in a crude oil transaction on the blockchain built on Hyperledger Fabric, and by having the buyer, seller, and their respective banks all on the same ledger, transparency, security, and efficiency are increased.
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