State of the Layer: All Hands – Oct 17 2017

  • Craig
    1. Digital Objects!  Omniwallet updates ongoing and to be deployed to staging.
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Reviewing updates for Digital objects
      2. Handling support
      3. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      4. Looking at manage issuance/management
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Explorer:
      1. Continuing work on new scalable architecture
      2. Working on advertising initiatives
    2. Omni Core:
      1. Published seed blocks for block 480,000 – 490,000
      2. Published missed seed blocks from last time for block 470,000 to 480,000
      3. Published consensus hash for block 490,000
      4. Published missed consensus hash for block 480,000
      5. Working on performance optimizations & reviewing UIT changes
  • Patrick
    1. Training new hires
    2. Outline algorithm for chaining contracts for a basic settlement, begun prototyping
    3. Has our first intensive workshop on feature design and specifications
  • dexx
    1. Website coding ongoing
    2. Investigated Omni transactions and native Segregated Witness programs
    3. Started wiki for Omni Core:
      https://github.com/OmniLayer/omnicore/wiki
  • Sean
    1. bitcoinj-addons 0.2.6 released
    2. OmniJ 0.5.5 released

State of the Layer: All Hands – Oct 10 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Oct 17 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Oct 10 2017

  • Craig
    1. Back from Travels
    2. Digital Objects / vAtoms
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      3. Looking at manage issuance/management
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Explorer:
      1. New more scalable architecture decided on & started work on prepping
      2. Recovered outage caused engine debug logging, working on changing to auto-wrapped logging
      3. Continuing to review advertising options
    2. Omni Core:
      1. Added some of the safer improvements to UIT & pushed another prototype version for Andrew
  • Patrick
    1. Hired Math Ph.D and App Dev:
      1. Training them on blockchain mechanics, market structure, general industry
      2. Simulation for derivatives clearing models
      3. Beginning to formalize specifications for C++ modifications this week
    2. Remote contractor proposal for refactoring Omnicore code base, evaluating role in other work
  • Sean
    1. Background progress on bitcoinj-addons/OmniJ/OmniPortfolio
    2. Rivetz work

State of the Layer: All Hands – Oct 3 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Oct 10 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Oct 3 2017

  • Craig
    1. Back next week
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      3. Looking at manage issuance/management
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Explorer:
      1. Continuing architecture review & updates
      2. Moved block comparison monitor off AWS to local infrastructure (cost saving measure)
      3. AWS cleanup (clear out old snapshots etc)
    2. Omni Core:
      1. Continuing to work on UIT optimizations and improvements
      2. Diagnosed another consensus difference between local prototype and existing node
      3. Working to ensure performance doesn’t suffer under UIT (eg sanity checker)
  • Patrick
    1. Hiring and training a dedicated small team to do futures and the rest of the things I’ve wanted to build since ‘14.
  • Sean
    1. More thinking about Omni and sidechains
    2. Busy at Rivetz

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 26 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Oct 3 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 26 2017

  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      3. Looking at manage issuance/management
  • Zathras
    1. OmniExplorer:
      1. Working on substantial architecture review
      2. Discussing advertising/sponsorship/integration opportunities with interested entities
      3. Rebuilt the UIT explorer following last weeks diagnossis of consensus break in UIT prototype
      4. Working on diagnosisng statistics bug, some are not updating
    2. Omni Core:
      1. Working on diagnosing how it’s possible for a full reparse to be triggered mid-reindex in UIT prototype, testing indicates reorgs are stored in block???.dat files
  • Patrick
    1. Back like John Wick
    2. Recruiting Freelance developers, trying to plan for office co-location
    3. Close to workable model with derivatives
    4. Build mind maps for Omncore codebase to help train new devs:

      1. https://drive.mindmup.com/map/0B_4IkmNODJfYei12U1Zya1dNTGc
      2. https://drive.mindmup.com/map/0B_4IkmNODJfYaXNzaFBOQ2VBUm8
      3. https://drive.mindmup.com/map/0B7-Vseg7_wzOWENrcGlJLXNESmc
  • Sean
    1. Minor updates to bitcoinj-addons & OmniJ
    2. Added RVT (ERC-20 token) support to OmniPortfolio (for experimental EtherPortfolio branch)

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 19 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 26 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 19 2017

  • Craig
    1. Speaking about “The Living Blockchain” at D10e Kiev and London
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      3. Looking at manage issuance/management
    2. Address balance history repo
      1. By request
  • Zathras
    1. Omni Explorer:
      1. Received more reports of loading delays & slow API performance.  Investigated, caused by a huge load increase yet again
      2. Average requests now between half a million to one million per day
      3. Spent some more time optimizing and doing SQL tracing – the entire DB is now less than 200MB which should improve handling of load spikes
    2. Omni Core:
      1. Debugging the consensus break with the UIT prototype – manually reconstructed Andrew’s transaction trees & finally diagnosed the issue
  • dexx
    1. Website overhaul

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 12 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 19 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 12 2017

  • Craig
    1. Will be speaking about “The Living Blockchain” at D10e Kiev and London next week
      1. Blockchains as technological life, building autonomous living creatures on top
      2. The living ecosystem, the discovery of digital scarcity in decentralized systems
    2. Deloitte follow-up, new introductions, HK offices and Tel Aviv
    3. Digital Objects / vAtoms
      1. Omni Core 0.2 Build with UIT provided to integrators status
      2. Staging environment ready
      3. vAtomic/BLOCKv guys finishing up “unique sends” in omniwallet
      4. Setting up five unique digital objects
        1. Hello Card
        2. Game
        3. Access Card / vAtomic Web Viewer
        4. State demontration
        5. Tamagotchi character
      5. Ryze.gg creating eSports trading cards on-chain
      6. Uniquely Identifiable Tokens (UIT) on Mainnet Test Ecosystem status
    4. Omnilayer.org website redesign status
  • Adam
    1. Omniwallet
      1. Handling support
      2. Looking into multisig/hardware wallets support
      3. Looking at manage issuance/management
  • Marv
    1. Helping with support
  • Zathras
    1. General:
      1. Travelling
    2. Omni Explorer:
      1. Fixed failure with the auditing system
      2. Testnet UIT – Fixed outage caused by testnet reorg, resycned 200K blocks, still diagnosing
    3. Omni Core:
      1. Continuing to work on UIT improvements
  • dexx
    1. Website overhaul

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 05 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 12 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 05 2017

  • Craig
    1. Will be speaking about “The Living Blockchain” at D10e Kiev next week
    2. New Omni Layer integrators coming online!
    3. Lightning Network output-based solutions discussion
    4. Digital Objects / vAtoms
      1. Omni Core 0.2 Build with UIT provided to integrators status?
      2. Setting up five unique digital objects
        1. Hello Card
        2. Game
        3. Access Card / vAtomic Web Viewer
        4. State demontration
        5. Tamagotchi character
    5. Uniquely Identifiable Tokens (UIT) on Mainnet Test Ecosystem status
    6. Omnilayer.org website redesign status
  • Adam
    1. Traveling/Out past few days, catching up now
  • Marv
    1. Omniwallet
      1. support
  • Zathras
    1. Traveling

State of the Layer: All Hands – Aug 29 2017

State of the Layer: All Hands – Sep 05 2017