What is Corda?

Daniel Newton
Jun 5, 2018 · 7 min read
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Why are Distributed Ledgers a possible solution to keeping each party’s books in line without the need for constant checking from both sides?

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Taken from r3’s training materials

Why did Corda decide to make transactions private to only the parties included within the transaction?

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Example Ethereum network — The nodes involved in a single transaction
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Example Corda network — The parties included within separate transactions

Corda

The open source blockchain for business.

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