Cardano is a decentralized public blockchain and cryptocurrency project and is fully open source. It is developing a smart contract platform which seeks to deliver more advanced features than any protocol previously developed.
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Byron established the baseline for Cardano in allowing users to trade and transfer Ada. The launch of Cardano marks almost two years of research and over a year of development. IOHK has designed and built a cryptocurrency technology stack of completely new design with 100% new code. The technology is now in the Byron phase, also known as the bootstrap era.
Shelley is focused on ensuring that key elements are in place so that the technology grows into a fully decentralized and autonomous system. Throughout Q2 and Q3 of 2018 the features of Shelley will be released, starting with delegation and stake pool testnets.
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Next-generation virtual machine called IELE and a universal language framework to be used as core infrastructure for future blockchain technologies. The proposed technology, which is based on formal methods and state-of-the-art programming language theory, will bring much greater security and dependability to blockchain systems and will reduce the risk of vulnerabilities.
The features in Basho are focused on performance, security and scalability. It will feature the implementation of Ouroboros Praos and a revised network layer.
Voltaire is focused on assurance and scalability and will see the introduction of a treasury model. This will ensure the sustainability and self sufficiency of the blockchain and community.
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