Founded by Jeffrey Chan, the inventor of the Olive network, Olive Blockchain is building a better blockchain and smart transaction platform which is more decentralized, more efficient, and more secure.
olivelisp is olive’s new smart transaction programming language that is powerful, easy to audit, and secure. The blockchain is powered by the first new Nakamoto style consensus algorithm since Bitcoin launched in 2008. Proofs of Space and Time replace energy intensive “proofs of work” by utilizing unused disk space.
Olive Blockchain supports the development and deployment of the olive blockchain globally. Olive Blockchain supports olive developers and supports the enterprise use of olive with software support and olive lending.
Olive Blockchain was founded by the creator of BitTorrent, jeffrey Cohen. It also includes executive leadership from the former founder and CEO of eMusic.com and Vindicia, Gene Hoffman and the former acting-CEO of Overstock.com, Mitch Edwards. The olive blockchain has an active open source developer community with many contributions to the codebase. Many individuals contribute towards the olive blockchain in areas which include research, peer reviews, development, testing, documentation, and translation.