IOST Nodes Showcase | European Partnerships Established and Jetstream Wallet Launched!
The IOST Nodes Showcase shares about the progress and outstanding contributions of IOST Nodes. We will also introduce some of the latest elected nodes who have joined the IOST ecosystem to our community in this ongoing series.
Please contact the IOST team if you are a Node and desire your contribution to be included in this report. Please take note that each volume of the IOST Nodes Showcase should only cover recent contributions.
(I) Partner Nodes Summary
As of 14:30, February 15, 2020 (GMT +8)
IOST Candidate Nodes: 417
IOST Elected Nodes: 150
Voting Volume: ~4.06 billion IOST
Vote Ratio: 33.78%
Data source: IOSTABC Explorer
Contribution rewards and dividends for Q4 2019 have all been distributed.
Contribution rewards and dividends for Q4 2019 have been fully distributed to all partners and the rewards for voters who pledged via centralized platforms will be distributed by the corresponding platforms. With regard to the BISS platform, the BISS team has re-established contact with IOST Foundation and IOST team is now working with them to ensure the correct distribution of voting rewards to the community. IOST will urge BISS to distribute the rewards to voters as soon as possible.
In addition, on February 7, BISS announced that all trading functions of the platform will be closed at 12:00 (GMT +8) on February 15, 2020. Upon the request of IOST, BISS has agreed to extend the withdrawal period to 20th Feb. All blockchain asset deposits will be closed at the same time.
To all voters on BISS: Please withdraw your votes from BISS and re-vote through other decentralized platforms as soon as possible.
How to vote for IOST nodes in a decentralized fashion? Check out the link below:
(II) Partner Nodes Showcase
IOST partner node PeckShield Technologies has optimized the on-chain monitoring program for IOST. It includes a complete early-warning mechanism for abnormal displays of the blockchain browser, abnormal DApp data and changes in account permissions. It can detect problems in advance and respond quickly.
Metanyx published an article reviewing its accomplishments in 2019 and their plans for 2020. The article mentions that IOST’s foundation has been rock solid since the mainnet launch in March 2019 -with 0 downtime and producing blocks at a rate of 172,800 blocks/day (500ms)- and that Metanyx will work with IOST Foundation on even more enterprise blockchain solutions on 2020. Metanyx will also be attending a variety of Blockchain-focused events in the UK and other European countries this quarter.
- Blockchain Week, London March 5–6th 2020
- ISC2020, Edinburgh University March 11th, 2020
- Blockchain Expo, London March 17–18th, 2020
You can read more in:
Metanyx Leading UK Public Validator
In 2019 we saw the first real surge of Proof of Stake Blockchains being deployed into the Public domain after an…
IOST partner HashQuark developed an IOST DApp deployment tutorial. Although the tutorial was developed under a local testnet, all described methods are fully compatible with the IOST mainnet as both networks share the same procedures. It plays an important role in guiding the DApp development teams that join the IOST ecosystem, making it even easier for them to deploy the DApps on the IOST chain.
For more information please consult (in Chinese):
【入门级攻略】IOST dApp 开发
IOST 创造了一项高扩容、高吞吐的区块链技术，采用高效分布式分片（EDS）以及置信度证明共识机制（Proof-of-Believable consensus approach），极大地提升了系统吞吐量。 IOST…
IOST TOOL upgraded iWallet and enabled DApp requests to sign arbitrary strings. The signed string is specified by the DApp and the signature method returns the signed result to the DApp. This will help traditional games even more easily “chainify”.
npm install npm start To use this, valid contract address should be in src/components/HelloWorld.js 's hello method…
In Zurich, Switzerland (known as the Crypto Valley), IOST partner node PHI, IOST co-founder Terry, IOST head of Japanese market Makoto, professor Furrer of MME and the Swiss government agency S-GE had a business meeting organized by the Swiss Embassy in Japan and discussed the development and establishment of a PHI subsidiary to promote IOST in Switzerland.
IOST’s Japanese Blockchain Power Trading Project participated in Japan’s ENEX Smart Energy Exhibition.
The organization of the stand was under the responsibility of IOST partner EverSystem and elDesign, during the event, they introduced the IOST based power trading system to the attendants. This project is carried out by IOST in cooperation with the government of Fujimi-cho, Nagano and Japan’s third-largest electric power company. It is a large-scale application example of blockchain technology in electric energy.
IOST Q.E.D launched Jetstream, a new Chrome extension wallet that supports IOST and enables users to create free IOST accounts, access to various dApps and vote for their favorite nodes, and now with multi-language support!
IOST.BEST NODE published their 2019 Q4 contribution review and profitability analysis. Check it out at:
IOST.BEST NODE — IV Quarter results, profitability
Let’s summarize the results of the latest stage of the ecosystem development and look into the future. And let’s also…
IOST Stache released a video about the BISS exchange closure, urging voters to withdraw their tokens as soon as possible.
With IOST mainnet 1st anniversary approaching, IOST partner IOSTWatch published a comparison series on how IOST fared against other popular public chains.
The first volume compares IOST vs Ethereum.
IOST Comparison Series: IOST vs Ethereum | Latest news for IOST developers and community members.
We are just a couple of weeks before the first anniversary of IOST's very successful mainnet launch. Leading up to this…
The second compares IOST vs EOS
IOST Comparison Series: IOST vs EOS | Latest news for IOST developers and community members.
After comparing IOST and Ethereum we now proceed to compare and contrast IOST and EOS. Unlike Ethereum, IOST and EOS…
Additionally, they also released the latest IOST weekly report.
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