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Tierion Network Update — October 27th

Our team is conducting a new round of network testing. Node operators will see periods of traffic. This is normal. Testing will continue for several days. Registration of additional nodes will open when testing has been completed. Chainpoint Node version 1.2.1 is the latest release. It includes a firewall, NTPD service, and security and performance optimizations. Node operators should upgrade to version …

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Tierion Network Update — October 20th

Chainpoint Node version 1.2.1 was released on Wednesday. This release includes a firewall, NTPD service, and security and performance optimizations. Node operators should upgrade to version 1.2.1. The process takes about 15 seconds. Node upgrade video tutorial. Additional Registered Nodes On October 18th at 7:00pm PT an additional three hundred nodes registered on the network. Testing Our team is starting a new …

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Tierion Node Registration — October 18th

Node registration will open on October 18th at 7:00pm PT (October 19th, 02:00 UTC). An additional three hundred nodes will be able to register. The registration process is simple. Node operators should upgrade to version 1.2.1. The process takes about 15 seconds. Nodes will automatically attempt to register when started. IMPORTANT: Version 1.2.1 of the Chainpoint Node software will be released …

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Tierion Network Update — October 13th

Chainpoint Node version 1.2.0 will be released today. This release includes log improvements, and security and performance optimizations. All node operators are encouraged to upgrade. Rewards & Node Registration Node registration will reset today at approximately 1pm PT. The registration process is simple. Node operators should upgrade to version 1.2.0. The Node will automatically attempt to register. Requirements: Upgrade to version …

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Tierion Network Update — October 6th

Chainpoint Node version 1.1.10 was released on Thursday. This release further improved the speed of downloading and verifying calendar data, audit enhancements, and improvements to the reliability of proof generation. All node operators are encouraged to upgrade. We collected over 350 responses to our survey. Every suggestion has been read and your feedback is being incorporated into future development. Rewards & …

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Tierion Network Update — September 29

Today marks fourteen days since the Tierion Network went online. We appreciate the support of everyone who has helped test the network infrastructure. There’s no substitute to working on a live network with thousands of real users. Audit Optimizations The redesigned backend for auditing Nodes is over twenty times faster. Node audit checks are now parallelized across multiple workers. Auditing …

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Tierion Network Update — September 24

It’s been a week since the Tierion Network went online. We’re currently in a launch phase where we’re analyzing how the network performs, collecting data, and optimizing the infrastructure. Over a thousand Chainpoint nodes were running within 24 hours. This quickly scaled up to over 10,000 active nodes, exceeding our most optimistic projections. People couldn’t wait to download and run a …

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Tierion Network Launch

Today we’re launching the Tierion Network. The first service on the network is Chainpoint, a global “proof engine” that lets anyone prove the integrity and timestamp of any data, file, or process. Chainpoint works by creating a timestamp proof that cryptographically links data to a transaction on a blockchain. Anyone with this proof can verify the data’s integrity and timestamp without …

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Tierion Network Token Distribution (TNT)

The Tierion team is excited to announce that Tierion Network Tokens (TNT) have been distributed today, August 25th, 2017. We originally promised our community that Tierion tokens would be distributed before September 1st. Our team is thrilled to deliver ahead of schedule! The Tierion Network Token contract was audited by Open Zeppelin. No security issues were found. Only one change was suggested, and some …

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Tierion Token Sale — Summary & Survey Results

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Tierion token sale on July 27th. Our team is making final preparations for the launch of the TNT token and the Tierion Network. Here’s an update on the numbers from the sale as well as the results from Tierion’s post sale survey. The Numbers We successfully achieved our goal of reaching a broad audience …

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