Tendermint is a blockchain and software development company that is headquartered in Berkeley, California and was founded in 2014 by Jae Kwon. Tendermint offers a general purpose blockchain consensus engine called Tendermint Core that allows users to create Byzantine fault tolerant applications written in any programming language.
Founder & CEO
An Interview with Jae Kwon, Founder and CEO of Tendermint
Tendermint: Consensus without Mining
Documentaries, videos and podcasts
- BlockchainA blockchain is an append-only digital ledger storing a set of time-ordered transactions grouped in blocks that are linked together using cryptographic hashes.
- Distributed ledgerA distributed ledger is a database of information held and replicated independently by participants in a network called nodes. A blockchain is a specific subtype of a distributed ledger.
- CryptocurrencyA cryptocurrency (or crypto currency) is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange using cryptography to secure the transactions and to control the creation of additional units of the currency. Cryptocurrencies are a subset of alternative currencies, or specifically of digital currencies.
- Cosmos networkCosmos is a blockchain network architecture consisting of various independent blockchains called zones which are connected to each other by the Cosmos Hub.