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IRISnet Monthly Report

2020.07 - Community & Technical Recap

⭐ Ecosystem Updates ⭐

IRISnet — BSN Partnership

On July 20th, BSN announced that IRISnet is among the first batch of public blockchains selected for integration with Ethereum, EOS, Tezos, Neo and Nervos.

  • Offer more convenient DApp development support
  • Provide a new paradigm of blockchain development for cross-system services

IRIS Hub Bifrost Testnet

To support Cosmos Network Interchain vision, IRISnet will launch Bifrost Testnet, that will run side by side with Stargate’s one in order to test the new features of IRISnet and to test themselves the multi-HUB collaboration through the IBC protocol.

  • Get validators to be well-prepared.
  • Help app/wallet/DEX developers to better understand the technical steps needed to test and make IBC functionality available in their applications.
  • New oracle module enabling off-chain data feeds.
  • Random module enhanced with an off-chain true random source.
  • New NFT module supporting the digitization of assets.
  • New record module facilitating proof of existence.
  • Major code refactoring for better modularity.
Want to know more about Bifrost? Read the Blogpost!

Binance Listed $IRIS

On 07/21 Binance listed IRISnet (IRIS) and opened trading for IRIS/BNB, IRIS/BTC, and IRIS/BUSD trading pairs.
On 07/31 Binance Staking Launches Locked Staking Support for IRIS.

⭐ Technical Updates ⭐

Rainbow Wallet

Released Rainbow v 2.9.4: fixed the issue with the password field, not displayed properly in IOS 13 or above.


Prepare upgrade based on the upcoming testnet Bifrost.


  • Refactor IRIS Hub based on the latest Cosmos SDK
  • Adapt all modules to the latest Cosmos SDK
  • Update and support all modules with gRPC server
  • Simplify and merge run programs (iris and iris CLI) into one binary file: iris

⭐ Community Updates ⭐

Community-centric Delegation Campaign & Token Burn

The IRIS Foundation Rolled Out a Community-Centric Delegation Campaign & the Second One-Year Token Burn Plan.
Find the results of the third implementation inside the Blogpost.

More information about the Community-centric Delegation Campaign


Panel at the Yangtze River Delta Blockchain Innovation Conference
  • On July 22nd Zhiwei Hu attended 3rd online meetup of ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Cosmos’ series hold by Cosmos China to introduce Cosmos ecosystem and Chinese validators with Nodeasy, MathWallet and Lianke.
  • On July 30th Zhiwei Hu attended Wanxiang blockchain Live Streaming and shared content about interchain technology and consortium blockchains.

Other News

Contents from the IRISnet community

  • “This week in IRISnetwork”, a weekly update by Daniela Pavin.
    Week 1Week 2Week 3Week 4
  • Nagato Dharma writes about the story of IRISnet and BSN collaboration. The article is very detailed and brilliantly analyzes the connection between the IRITA chain and the enterprise-level blockchain network of China.

⭐ IRISnet Glossary ⭐


IRISnet (a.k.a IRIS Hub) is designed to be the foundation for the next-generation distributed applications.
Built with Cosmos-SDK, IRIS Hub enables cross-chain interoperability through a unified service model, while providing a variety of modules to support DeFi applications.

More information about IRISnet


Inter-Realm Industry Trust Alliance (IRITA) is the 1st enterprise-level permissioned blockchain product in the Cosmos ecosystem Powered by Tendermint and IRIS SDK.
It has 6 core technical advantages such as privacy-protecting data sharing with authorization, highly efficient consensus protocol, cutting-edge cross-chain technology, highly practical on/off-chain inter-operation capabilities, flexible digital asset modeling and exchange, and business analytics powered by big data.
Thus IRITA can be widely used in various industries, such as the financial industry, providing value based on blockchain trust machines.

Rainbow Wallet

Rainbow Wallet supports both IRIS Hub and Cosmos Hub.

Download Rainbow Wallet & Follow the tutorial to get started


Blockchain explorer for IRIS Hub, which includes explorer-backend and explorer-frontend.


IRISnet community, thank you for the incredible support and enthusiasm shown so far: this pushes us to always give our best and overcome our limits every day more and more.
A lot of news are waiting for us and we can’t wait to share them with you!
See you on August, and in the meantime... Asgard!

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