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CarrIOTA Hercules: flexing the muscles

2018-05-28T11:45:30+00:00

This is a small update on Hercules as requested by the community. We had a fair amount of progress in the past few weeks even though our main project is taking most of our time. There are four areas we are working on that we want to have ready before a public preview (apart of cleaning up the code and [...]

CarrIOTA Hercules: flexing the muscles 2018-05-28T11:45:30+00:00

New Meetup in Leipzig: Scrum Round Table

2018-05-15T13:47:22+00:00

Traditional round table for exchange about Scrum and other agile topics at the nice pubs Leipzig has to offer. Not so much about professional lectures but having a drink together and exchange thoughts and inspiration. Everybody is invited to join especially the hosts of other meetups to share their work. Not up to compete with other Meetups - open for [...]

New Meetup in Leipzig: Scrum Round Table 2018-05-15T13:47:22+00:00

CarrIOTA Hercules: ready, steady, …

2018-05-09T12:14:22+00:00

09.05.18 l It has been a busy few weeks for SemkoDev. A new client’s project is keeping us busy. We have reduced the resources that we invest into CarrIOTA, but not our commitment. The project is on track. We have managed to make some important progress with Hercules. Before I continue, see for yourself: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RUOesy2-xk     This video shows [...]

CarrIOTA Hercules: ready, steady, … 2018-05-09T12:14:22+00:00

CarrIOTA Hercules — the missing link

2018-04-17T12:25:22+00:00

Hercules is a species of carrot. It performs exceptionally well in shadow, heavy, or rocky soils where growing longer carrots can be challenging. Hercules is a survival genius — adaptable in a myriad of environments. Hercules is the missing link for CarrIOTA. Over the past 9 months we have been thoroughly planning and developing an ecosystem as a foundation to build upon [...]

CarrIOTA Hercules — the missing link 2018-04-17T12:25:22+00:00

CarrIOTA Romeo — Ultra-Light-Ledger

2018-04-17T12:15:52+00:00

Over the past few weeks we have been working to encapsulate and open-source another library meant to be included in some way or the other into the final CarrIOTA Manager. The result is quite interesting and it may serve the community as a playground and maybe as a catalyst for further innovation. Meet CarrIOTA Romeo (ULL). What is Romeo? Simply put, [...]

CarrIOTA Romeo — Ultra-Light-Ledger 2018-04-17T12:15:52+00:00

CarrIOTA Field — season 6 update

2018-03-29T10:57:57+00:00

  Current stats A little more than a month after launching the Field project it is becoming a huge incubator for new IOTA nodes. In the past 24 hour alone over 150 new nodes have been launched — all thanks to the generous donations from our sponsors. This is a +25% Field growth! Each time there is a bigger donation and after [...]

CarrIOTA Field — season 6 update 2018-03-29T10:57:57+00:00

CarrIOTA Field: taming the tangle

2018-03-16T10:54:10+00:00

16.03.2018 This is a small update on the current development of the CarrIOTA Field service. For the past few weeks we have been working on a few “premium” features that have been enabled on the public load balancer. What is the load balancer? The load balancer is simply a server that distributes the requests to several servers from a pool. [...]

CarrIOTA Field: taming the tangle 2018-03-16T10:54:10+00:00

CarrIOTA Field: Node intel and balancing

2018-03-16T09:14:59+00:00

Over the past few month we achieved tremendous advances with our CarrIOTA milestones by releasing Nelson and Bolero tools. Our release date for the final CarrIOTA product is being pushed back, because of the limited resources and the time involved to make those tools available not just for our product, but for the whole community. We believe that giving and [...]

CarrIOTA Field: Node intel and balancing 2018-03-16T09:14:59+00:00

IOTA: Tangle growth update January 2018

2018-03-16T09:19:11+00:00

This is the third article in series analysing the latest IOTA snapshot from 28th January. For previous Snapshot analysis, feel free to check my previous article. The five snapshots used in this analysis are from: 9th June 8th August (2 months later) 22 September (1,5 months later) 23 October (1 months later) 28 January (3 months later) The data used, [...]

IOTA: Tangle growth update January 2018 2018-03-16T09:19:11+00:00

CarrIOTA Bolero alpha has begun

2018-03-16T09:23:22+00:00

Just a small update and a few pointers for the testers. This article will get you running. Maybe it will also prevent the same questions asked again and again. CarrIOTA Bolero is out in the wild and can be downloaded here: https://github.com/SemkoDev/bolero.fun/releases Please be aware that this is alpha and still has some visual and functional shortcomings. Prerequisites: +4GB of [...]

CarrIOTA Bolero alpha has begun 2018-03-16T09:23:22+00:00

CarrIOTA Nelson 0.3.0 is out!

2018-03-16T09:24:52+00:00

This is a small, backwards-compatible upgrade from 0.2.x series with a few additional perks. The node owners are not required to upgrade, but it is advised as several trust/weighting issues have been fixed apart of the following new features: Dynamic IPs support Dynamic IP support means that your node can run on a dedicated server at home or even your [...]

CarrIOTA Nelson 0.3.0 is out! 2018-03-16T09:24:52+00:00

IOTA Nelson ready for public preview

2018-03-16T09:30:31+00:00

Our limited alpha testing phase quickly turned into a soft launch as many members in the community were eager to try Nelson’s capabilities. Over a period of few days, the alpha testers have contributed a lot to make Nelson more stable and production ready. New nodes running Nelson were being added on a daily basis reaching at least over 230 [...]

IOTA Nelson ready for public preview 2018-03-16T09:30:31+00:00