The blockchain for the big data industry
According to its LinkedIn page, Constellation is the world’s only blockchain technology designed for the big data industry, creating the infrastructure for an open decentralized data marketplace and enterprise-grade software for data provenance and integrity. The company claims that its solutions will be secure, cost-effective, scalable, and easy to integrate into other platforms.
According to Crunchbase, Constellation Labs is based in San Francisco, California. It is a blockchain-based business that provides a horizontally-scalable blockchain microservice operating system. Constellation uses a serverless architecture to make sure it can handle high transaction throughput. It did that to make sure consumer grade distributed applications can be developed on top of the system. Constellation Labs uses the Proof-of-Meme protocol to achieve network consensus. The consensus basically incorporates a node’s historical participation into delegate selection criteria. The company itself has 11 core members including its co-founder and CCO Altif Brown.
On its website, Constellation explained that businesses and users can use its network to do various things, including but not limited to:
– Big data validation with a cryptographically secure, multi-checkpoint solution that validates data pipelines
– Big data notarization with Constellation’s robust and unique protocol to form auditable data trails
– Develops their own plug-and-play functionality with existing applications written with JVM languages such as Java & Scala
– and more.
To achieve its mission, Constellation has established various partnerships including but not limited to MOBI, Hyperledger, Stackpath, Kinnami, ParJar, Space ISAC, IEEE, Quant, and more.