July Development Update

Loong
Loong
Jul 18, 2019 · 3 min read

Since June, the Ren dev team has been busy testing, improving, and stabilising the RenVM Testnet in preparation for its upcoming release. Over the last month, we have continued this rigorous testing and are now in the final stages.

If you want to be one of the first to get your hands on the release of our developer documentation/tools, let us know by signing up. So far, we have had expressions of interest from several dozen projects and individual developers, and the number continues to grow week by week!

Now, let’s dive into what was achieved since our last development update.

RenVM

  • At the end of June, the Ren dev team published a release candidate of RenVM Testnet to a small group of projects that have been helping us design, test, and improve RenVM. We have been gathering feedback from this group on the user experience, the development experience, and bugs that need fixing. Very soon, we will be releasing RenVM Testnet to the whole community.

Darknodes

  • Designs for the next version of the Command Center have been finalised after receiving feedback from the Ren Ambassadors. We are now starting development and expect to roll out a new feature on a fortnightly schedule, in line with our sprint cycles.
A new look is coming to the Command Center

Other

  • We have started rebuilding our P2P networking library as an open-source library, 🌪 airwave, so that others can see how it works, help build their own systems, and contribute to its development. It continues to be a work in progress as its design is finalised, documented, and tested.

It has been another busy month for the Ren dev team. Our Testnet gets closer and closer every day and, as it approaches, we are growing more excited to share what we have built with the entire community. The feedback received so far has given us a lot of confidence in the stability, usability, and great necessity of RenVM.

Interoperability is on the horizon. Get ready for it!

— Loong Wang, CTO, Ren


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Ren is an open protocol that enables the permissionless and private transfer of value between any blockchain.

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Ren is an open protocol that enables the permissionless and private transfer of value between any blockchain.

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