Polkadot Network

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    Polkadot Network offers a heterogeneous multi‑chain technology. The Company develops a protocol that allows independent blockchains to exchange information. It is built to connect private/consortium chains, public/permissionless networks, oracles and future technological developments to be created in the Web3 ecosystem. It enables an internet where independent blockchains can exchange information and trust-free transactions via the Polkadot relay chain, with satisfactory levels of scalability, governance and interoperability.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2017
    HQZug, CH
    Websitepolkadot.network

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    Key People/Management at Polkadot Network

    Gavin Wood

    Gavin Wood

    Founder
    Robert Habermeier

    Robert Habermeier

    Founder
    Peter Czaban

    Peter Czaban

    Founder
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    Polkadot Network Office Locations

    Polkadot Network has an office in Zug
    Zug, CH (HQ)
    4 Reiffergässli
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    Polkadot Network Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2017

    Polkadot Network Cybersecurity Score

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    A

    90/100

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    Polkadot Network Online and Social Media Presence

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    Polkadot Network Blogs

    Chainlink Makes Oracle Pallet Available to all Substrate, Polkadot and Kusama Chains

    Since the last update, there has been significant development work completed on the Polkadot - Chainlink integration, culminating in Chainlink making their extensive collection of on-chain Price Feeds available as a Substrate oracle pallet.

    Polkadot Bridges - Connecting the Polkadot Ecosystem with External Networks

    Web 3.0, the next generation of the internet, has been envisioned as a fully functional and user-friendly web where our identity and data is our own. Polkadot was created with the belief that no single blockchain can do everything; that rather, the future is multichain.

    Common Good Parachains: An Introduction to Governance-Allocated Parachain Slots

    The Polkadot network has a number of teams developing parachains, each optimized for its own domain. These parachains specialize in smart contracts, identity, DeFi, robotics, bridges, and more.

    Polkadot 2020 Roundup

    Now that we’ve reached the end of 2020, for better or worse, let’s have a roundup of what we achieved and what we’re planning to do over the course of 2021…

    Rococo V1 - A Holiday Gift to the Polkadot Community

    The Rococo-V1 Parachains Testnet is live. Rococo is a public testnet, maintained by Parity Technologies and the community, aimed towards testing both the parachains consensus process itself and parachains built by the community.

    Supporting Decentralization: Join the Polkadot Thousand Validators Programme

    Web3 Foundation has created a Thousand Validators Programme for Polkadot. Apply and follow the validator setup instructions, and you could be eligible to receive nominations from Web3 Foundation to help kickstart your Polkadot node.
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    Polkadot Network Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Polkadot Network founded?

      Polkadot Network was founded in 2017.

    • Who are Polkadot Network key executives?

      Polkadot Network's key executives are Gavin Wood, Robert Habermeier and Peter Czaban.

    • Who are Polkadot Network competitors?

      Competitors of Polkadot Network include Wanchain, Cosmos Network and Blockchain.

    • Where is Polkadot Network headquarters?

      Polkadot Network headquarters is located at 4 Reiffergässli, Zug.

    • Where are Polkadot Network offices?

      Polkadot Network has an office in Zug.

    • How many offices does Polkadot Network have?

      Polkadot Network has 1 office.