Glossary

Blockchain

Blockchain is a digital ledger technology used as a trusted way to track the ownership of assets without the need for a central authority, potentially speeding up transactions while lowering the chance of fraud or data mismanagement. Crucially, its peer-to-peer...

July 14, 2018

Byzantine Generals’ Problem

An agreement problem in which a group of generals, each commanding a portion of the Byzantine army, encircle a city. These generals wish to formulate a plan for attacking the city. In its simplest form, the generals must decide only...

July 14, 2018