Hyperledger, an open source collaborative effort that aims to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies, has announced the addition of nine organizations to its cohort.
The new members include the first general members from Malaysia – ReGov Technologies Sdn. Bhd., and Saudi Arabia – Limar Global. Other general members to join include are Altavoz, Flowchain, PeerNova, Quant Network, Securitize, and Silicon Valley Bank. Associate members joining this month include Auburn University RFID Lab.
Last month, Hyperledger announced the expansion of its portfolio of Special Interest Groups (SIGs), with the addition of the Hyperledger Social Impact SIG, Hyperledger Trade Finance Special Interest Group and, Telecom SIG.
Last October, the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), a consortium driving the adoption of Enterprise Ethereum, and Hyperledger joined
each other’s organizations as Associate Members to work towards meeting global demand for enterprise blockchain.