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A Foundation of Trust, Building a Blockchain Future – Brian Behlendorf

An Open Source pioneer, Brian Behlendorf: now leads the effort to
 build the infrastructure for trust as a service. In the past he helped build the foundations of the Web with the Apache Foundation: and brought Open Source to the enterprise with At The Interval he’ll discuss his current work leading Hyperledger: at the Linux Foundation: to unlock blockchain’s potential beyond cryptocurrency.
Brian Behlendorf: is Executive Director for Hyperledger:, a project of the Linux Foundation. Hyperledger is an open source collaborative effort created to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies. Previously he was the primary developer of the Apache Web server, the most popular web server software on the Internet, and a founding member of the Apache Software Foundation. He was the founding CTO of CollabNet and CTO of the World Economic Forum. Most recently, Behlendorf was a managing director at Mithril Capital Management LLC, a global technology investment firm. He is a long-serving board member of the Mozilla Foundation and the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

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