Eight new members including Walmart join Hyperledger

On March 3, at the Hyperledger Global Forum 2020, the forum announced that eight new members, including Wal-Mart, joined the open source blockchain consortium Hyperledger. It is reported that Hyperledger was launched in 2016 and is hosted by the Linux Foundation. The platform is designed to "advance cross-industry blockchain technology" and has received contributions from IBM and Intel. Other new members include Aiou Technology, an IOST subsidiary, Clear, a business-to-business smart contract company, and Tangem, a Swiss-based blockchain service company.