Consensus 2019 was enormous and these are the five principle trends that you can see from the talks that occurred at the occasion, which kept going three days from May 13 to 15.

Amazon Entering the Crypto World

Amazon is likely the most obvious feature. The organization offers blockchain-as-a service Amazon Web Services (AWS) as of late, so it utilized the meeting to exhibit another offering, a Managed Blockchain Service, which will utilize the Hyperledger Fabric as a premise.

Another significant offering of the organization was the Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB), which will be a centralized blockchain that will be utilized for undertakings that need a distributed ledger without losing control.

The focal point of this platform will be on the possibility of an immutable arrangement of record. Numerous organizations basically couldn’t care less for tokenization or accord systems, so they should utilize a streamlined product that will just offer them what they truly need.

As indicated by the team, numerous activities which initially utilized the blockchain innovation will finish up utilizing just a immutable centralized record as this is the main angle that intrigues a few organizations. Rahul Pathak, the general supervisor of the program, attested that QLDB began as a permissioned record however it was created in an alternate manner after they saw the need in the market.

About CSDs

Central securities depositories (CSDs) were additionally another focal point amid the gathering. CSDs, on the off chance that you don’t have a clue, are with respect to, how to bank securities. The world is beginning to comprehend that CSDs can be tokenized, so they absolutely picked up the enthusiasm of the groups.

The money related market will absolutely change a great deal later on and players like the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) and the Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC) were around to examine what’s to come.

A member from the DTCC affirmed that the organization is prepared to utilize blockchain innovation while featuring that it very well may be utilized to make a post-exchange condition that is more reconciliatory and fragmented. With the present innovation, it is conceivable to automate record-keeping and make a framework that will be extensively more proficient than it is currently.


Kaleido, an organization upheld by ConsenSys, was likewise offering more devices for B2B tech stack and a blockchain cloud to be utilized for business. The thought was to make exchanging simpler and increasingly coordinated with the platform.

The organization as of now has customers like Kroger, Heineken, Fox, Citi Bank, Sony, Union Bank, ING, Shell, T-Mobile and MUFG, a sizeable portfolio.

As indicated by the CEO of the organization, Steve Cerveny, making a solitary but then coordinated B2B stack was ideal for the undertaking and made something exceptionally remarkable.

Security Tokens Versus Tokenized Securities

Another board examined the distinctions and likenesses between security tokens and tokenized securities. Michael Coleta, the blockchain modeler of the LSEG, insisted that he needed to be clear about the guideline.

He certified that there was a ton of semantics included and that individuals ought to recollect that the main thing are legitimate definitions and the innovation. It was additionally talked about how to control these sorts of benefits since they have attributes which are genuinely basic to conventional securities but they are not actually the equivalent.

Ajit Tripathi, who works at ConsenSys, asserted that securities will be inevitably all enrolled on the blockchain and avowed that advancement was significant for the decentralization of the money related framework.

Herding Cats

The last feature was a board called Herding Cats, which was made so as to assemble a few organizations to discuss the business’ subject of blockchain consortiums.

As per Brian Behlendorf, the official chief of Hyperledger, there are three explicit kinds of consortiums. For example, there are organizations like Hyperledger which are centered absolutely around innovation and others like the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, which are increasingly standard-type consortiums. At long last, there are extremely specific ones as

They examined consortiums and got to a conclusion: administration and how to manage it are questions that truly must be considered while making your very own consortium or looking after one.

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Graduated as a Computer Science engineer from VTU in 2017. Currently pursuing my Masters in Software Engineering from University of Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (2017-19 batch). Interning as Blockchain research analyst at Nvest Labs.
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