0chain

0chain

0chain is a blockchain-based decentralized cloud computing and storage platform.

0chain (ZCN) is a blockchain-based decentralized cloud computing and storage platform founded by Thomas Austin and Saswata Basu on December 31, 2017 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. 0Chain is built on Ethereum and uses the ERC20 cryptocurrency token ZCN. The consensus mechanism used by 0chain is a unique Delegated Proof-of-Stake (DPoS) protocol called the 2D Byzantine Delegated Proof-of-Stake (2D-BPoS) consensus protocol. The 0chain network offers free cloud computing and storage services through 0Chain (ZCN) tokens.

Funding

Initial coin offering

From February 16, 2018 to February 18, 2018 0chain held their initial coin offering (ICO) selling approximately $39 million worth of their platforms cryptocurrency token ZCN.

Partners

The following organizations are partners with 0chain according to the companies website:

Timeline

February 18, 2018

Initial coin offering (ICO)

From February 16, 2018 to February 18, 2018 0chain held their initial coin offering (ICO) selling approximately $39 million worth of their platforms cryptocurrency token ZCN.

December 31, 2017

Founding of 0chain

0chain (ZCN) is a blockchain-based decentralized cloud computing and storage platform founded by Thomas Austin and Saswata Basu on December 31, 2017 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Ezhil Arasu

Blockchain Engineer

Heemany Shekhar

Blockchain Engineer

Jay Mojnidar

Director

Kenny Wesela

Protocol Engineer

Neha Rajkumar

Protocol Engineer

Nikhaar Shah

UI/UX Visual Designer

Paul Merrill

Protocol Designer

Ravali Koppaka

Blockchain Engineer

Sachin Naik

Senior Architect

Sarath Ambati

Senior Architect

Saravanan Kombai

Senior Blockchain Engineer

Saswata Basu

Co-Founder

Siva Dirisala

CTO & Vice President of Engineering

Thomas Austin

Co-Founder

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

0Chain - Economic Protocol by Justin Reitz

August 31, 2018

0Chain - Storage Protocol by Tom Austin

August 31, 2018

0Chain AMA With OhHeyMatty

February 20, 2018

0Chain founder Saswata Basu chats with BCB about a zero-cost decentralized cloud

March 9, 2018

Blockchain Explorer - 0chain's Consensus Algorithm

October 31, 2018

Interview with 0Chain: The World's Fastest Enterprise Blockchain

September 10, 2018

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

References

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