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ZK-Lab – investigating the foundations of zero-knowledge proofs

ZK-Lab is a sister lab to the Edinburgh Blockchain Technology Laboratories collaborating with IOG on the delivery of high-assurance blockchain solutions

18 November 2022 Olga Hryniuk 3 mins read

ZK-Lab – investigating the foundations of zero-knowledge proofs

As a leading blockchain research and development company, Input Output Global, Inc. (IOG) cooperates with top universities and research hubs to investigate distributed technology and deliver secure blockchain solutions.

A recent post discussed how IOG established a network of institutions and laboratories committed to the investigation of blockchain technology based on…

What IOG has delivered for Cardano

Cardano’s development is guided by a methodical, research-based, and deliberate approach to innovation. Over five development phases, IOG introduced innovations, new functionality, and novel features, with each phase building upon the previous phase's achievements

18 November 2022 Olga Hryniuk 11 mins read

What IOG has delivered for Cardano

This paper has been written by Fernando Sanchez and Olga Hryniuk with input from all IOG teams.

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Introduction

The development of the Cardano blockchain is guided by a methodical, research-based, and deliberate approach to innovation. Since Cardano’s first iteration as a federated network of just seven nodes, Input Output…

What is SECP and how it drives cross-chain development on Cardano

New cryptographic primitives are coming to Cardano to enable secure, cross-chain DApp development

3 November 2022 Olga Hryniuk 3 mins read

What is SECP and how it drives cross-chain development on Cardano

Cryptography plays an integral role in the blockchain space, ensuring trust and security between network participants.

DApp developers can use cryptographic primitives as the building blocks to create secure transactions containing sensitive data, develop custom encryption and decryption algorithms, and validate such by using digital signatures.

In recent decades, Elliptic…

How IOG’s research spans the academic world

As a leading blockchain infrastructure and engineering company, IOG is dedicated to tackling the industry’s difficult questions

25 October 2022 Olga Hryniuk 11 mins read

How IOG’s research spans the academic world

IOG has made its reputation building and maintaining Cardano and ada – its first native cryptocurrency. Academic research has been the foundation for a secure, decentralized, and scalable ledger that has led the way in proof-of-stake blockchains for five years.

Collaborating with researchers and top universities across the globe, IOG is dedicated to tackling difficult research…

Mithril proof of concept is now open-source

Mithril is a stake-based signature scheme that improves the speed and efficiency of syncing times for nodes joining the network. Find out how to get involved

29 August 2022 Olga Hryniuk 4 mins read

Mithril proof of concept is now open-source

As Cardano scales, Input Output Global (IOG) engineering teams are working on a range of solutions to boost network performance. Mithril is one such solution, aiming to streamline the speed and efficiency of data synchronization between applications.

During July’s 360 show, Arnaud Bailly – IOG technical architect – shared a Mithril development update.

The importance of Mithril…