Eris 0.12.0 is Released


I am incredibly happy to announce that the next version of eris is released as of today.


Published on: 8 Nov, 2016 by Casey Kuhlman

From Chaos to Order -- Rebranding Eris to Monax


We are excited to turn the company's marmot factor up to 11.


Published on: 30 Sep, 2016 by Casey Kuhlman

Enforcing Legal Smart Contracts


The size of the legal engineer’s undertaking is tremendous, but it is proportional to the commercial value of automated contract provisions, decisions, and actions.


Published on: 18 Aug, 2016 by Nina Kilbride

Monax Industries supports the EEA Option


The only option to de-risk Brexit and support British business.


Published on: 27 Jun, 2016 by Preston Byrne

Fact Patterns, Predictions and Building Decentralized Organizations


The DAO debacle is a testament to the crucial need to get corporate governance right


Published on: 18 Jun, 2016 by Nina Kilbride

Blockchain, Timestamps and the Art of Legal Engineering


Blockchain smart contracts bring new tools to the ancient art of legal engineering.


Published on: 15 Jun, 2016 by Nina Kilbride

What are ecosystem applications?


Why they're applications which run on an ecosystem level, aka, the entire point of the exercise.


Published on: 5 Jun, 2016 by Casey Kuhlman

International Marmot Video Party


Eris-cli walkthrough.


Published on: 27 May, 2016 by Preston Byrne

Legal Entity Global Ledger - How to liberate public data (with chains)


A call to free public data like the Legal Entity Identifier (LEI)


Published on: 8 Apr, 2016 by Jan Hendrik Scheufen

What is Eris? 2016 Edition


This one goes out to all the believers.


Published on: 3 Apr, 2016 by Casey Kuhlman

Monax Commercial Paper Bundles: Toolkit for Financial Engineering


An introduction to smart contract commercial paper for the digital non-native.


Published on: 31 Mar, 2016 by Nina Kilbride

40 banks and R3 run Eris


Firmly establishing the marmots as industry leaders in blockchain tooling.


Published on: 3 Mar, 2016 by Preston Byrne

Monax Industries has thoughts on the Home Office laying the Investigatory Powers Bill before Parliament in its current form


Some short thoughts.


Published on: 2 Mar, 2016 by Preston Byrne

On Eris and Tendermint: Application and Consensus


Sensible Blockchain Stacks


Published on: 2 Mar, 2016 by Zach Ramsay

On Applications and Consensus


Application and Consensus Modules


Published on: 22 Feb, 2016 by Ethan Buchman

Eris by Monax Industries is on Amazon Web Services Marketplace


The Marmots Are Everywhere.


Published on: 16 Feb, 2016 by Preston Byrne

Monax believes Britain is Stronger in the European Union


And weaker out.


Published on: 16 Feb, 2016 by Preston Byrne

Eris by Monax Industries is on Microsoft Azure


We'll keep this short also.


Published on: 29 Jan, 2016 by Preston Byrne

Monax Industries announces strategic partnership with PricewaterhouseCoopers


We'll keep this short.


Published on: 28 Jan, 2016 by Preston Byrne

Eris Industries calls on UK business to oppose the Investigatory Powers Bill


Eris Industries' position is that this proposed bill would impinge vital, and legitimate business interests of our company. The reported-on compromise on encryption is nothing of the sort and, if enacted, will continue to pose a grave danger to the people of the United Kingdom from all walks of life, and an unacceptable risk to doing business.


Published on: 2 Nov, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Preston talks smart contracts at the SWIFT Innotribe keynote panel 2015


Marmots in Singapore.


Published on: 28 Oct, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Eris CLI Chains Walkabout: New


Getting a fresh and shiny new blockchain, Monax style.


Published on: 6 Sep, 2015 by Casey Kuhlman

Eris CLI Services Walkabout: BTCD


BTCD as a (Monax) Service


Published on: 1 Sep, 2015 by Casey Kuhlman

Solidity Part V: Modular design and strategies.


Andreas presents a strategy approach to modular smart-contracts.


Published on: 23 Aug, 2015 by Andreas Olofsson

Solidity Part IV: Solid Solidity.


Andreas talks about testing Solidity.


Published on: 8 Aug, 2015 by Andreas Olofsson

Preston presents at the 2015 American Banker Digital Currencies & the Blockchain conference


Blockchains, smart contracts, and marmots.


Published on: 6 Aug, 2015 by

Eris CLI Services Walkabout: IPFS


IPFS as a (Monax) Service


Published on: 5 Aug, 2015 by Zach Ramsay

Monax CLI Tool Walkabout: Services


Walkabout for Monax Services


Published on: 5 Aug, 2015 by Zach Ramsay

Operation: Cuddly Critter, Part 1


Preston is going to be nice to Bitcoin for an entire month.


Published on: 15 Jun, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Eris Industries Statement on the Reintroduction of the UK Investigatory Powers Bill


Eris Industries' Position is that this proposed bill would impinge vital, and legitimate business interests of our company. As such we will be relocating staff out of the United Kingdom until further clarity is achieved.


Published on: 29 May, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Smart securitisation, or: why it's time to stop talking tokens and start talking smart contracts


Crypto-tokens are so, like, totally last week. You don't need 'em - and indeed don't want 'em - in commercial applications.


Published on: 28 Apr, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Solidity Part III: Interfaces, Events, Types and Error Handling


Andreas talks about more useful features of the Solidity smart contract programming language.


Published on: 17 Apr, 2015 by Andreas Olofsson

Eris Industries 2015 Summer Internships


Why go to the beach? Let's build distributed systems instead!


Published on: 14 Apr, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Marmot Hangout: Learn EPM, the Eris Package Manager


A walkthrough of EPM, followed by some high-level discussion on use-cases.


Published on: 11 Apr, 2015 by Preston Byrne

How 2gather works


A brief overview of how 2gather works.


Published on: 7 Apr, 2015 by Andreas Olofsson

Eris Industries does the CHYP fintech podcast


Per Dave Birch: This is a fantastic vision of the future.


Published on: 27 Mar, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Preston presents Eris at Tomorrow's Transactions 2015 & panel with Vitalik Buterin


Eris Industries' views on how to best use blockchain databases.


Published on: 20 Mar, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Blockchain 2.0: what it looks like in action


No sense arguing on Twitter when it's all on GitHub.


Published on: 15 Mar, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Permissions Part I: Oh no he didn't!


Andreas tackles permissions in smart contract systems. Unlike the title suggests, this post is not going to teach how to sit around waiting for someone to breach your smart contract systems, instead the post teaches you how to try and prevent systemic breaches in the first place.


Published on: 15 Mar, 2015 by Andreas Olofsson

Preston talks marmots, smart contracts and the IoT on World Crypto Net podcast


Typical Saturday night fun at Eris Industries.


Published on: 15 Mar, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Bitcoin vs Blockchain: a few thoughts


Just pulling them together for the peanut gallery.


Published on: 14 Mar, 2015 by Preston Byrne

Solidity Part II: An Action-Driven Architecture


Andreas continues his exploration of how to start writing blockchain-based smart contract systems.


Published on: 12 Mar, 2015 by Andreas Olofsson

Solidity Part I: An Introduction to Smart Systems of Smart Contracts


Andreas explains how to start writing blockchain-based smart contract systems.


Published on: 11 Mar, 2015 by Andreas Olofsson

Blockchains (& smart contracts) without cryptocurrency, in five tweets.


Casey sums it up nicely.


Published on: 9 Mar, 2015 by Preston Byrne

On Teamwork


As 2014 becomes 2015, Eris Industries remains committed to working with many actors within cryptoeconomic community and within the broader community for change. We want to be a positive member of many different communities which means listening, engaging, and working together with folks from many different backgrounds to find solutions to challenges which affect us all.


Published on: 31 Dec, 2014 by Casey Kuhlman

From Blockchains to Eris: a step-by-step guide


You said you wanted us to shoot a little straighter to help everyone grok Eris. We listened. Now with visuals!


Published on: 27 Dec, 2014 by Preston Byrne

Expanding the Range of the Possible for DApp Makers


Last week Eris Industries launched and open sourced a range of products which we think are interesting. We like that they allow us to not only build DApps more efficiently and effectively but that they also allow us to perform three distinct types of actions on a distributed stack which were not possible before.


Published on: 21 Dec, 2014 by Casey Kuhlman

Decerver and Thelonious from a DApp-maker Perspective


If someone is asking themself this question: I want to make distributed apps, why should I choose Eris' tools?, I will give my answer.


Published on: 20 Dec, 2014 by Andreas Olofsson

Bounty: #2014MarmotAward for XCP Decerver Module


Marmots. Glory. Counterparty. Forever.


Published on: 19 Dec, 2014 by Preston Byrne

Blockchain = low cost infrastructure. But for whom?


...for everyone, of course.


Published on: 17 Dec, 2014 by Preston Byrne

Blockchain your business in just 7 steps


Businesses want to benefit from blockchain technology now, not wait for regulatory change to legalize existing 'Blockchain 1.0' networks. Thanks to Eris, the wait is over.


Published on: 17 Dec, 2014 by Preston Byrne

Eris Industries -- What Are We Building?


I’m incredibly pleased to announce that Eris Industries will release its first products to the world. After months of challenging work, I am incredibly proud of what our team has accomplished. This post contains a brief overview of the two main products which we are releasing today.


Published on: 17 Dec, 2014 by Casey Kuhlman

Eris Industries -- Why Do I Do What I Do?


Saying one wants to change the world *is* cliche, and it is also passe. Real change doesn't happen by talking. It happens by planning and by doing. And yet, with planning, doing, and luck, it is possible to improve the existence of those around us. This post is about a few of the things that smart contracts can improve.


Published on: 17 Dec, 2014 by Casey Kuhlman

Meet Eris. The distributed computing solution for industry.


Smart Contracts have arrived. Here's how Eris v 0.9 works, and how the rules of the blockchain game have changed.


Published on: 17 Dec, 2014 by Preston Byrne

Smart contracts: a brief introduction for the financial services industry


Business thinking, FinTech, legal tech, blockchain tech - let's see what happens when we mix it all up.


Published on: 17 Dec, 2014 by Preston Byrne