It is an open-source Ethereum client developed to be enterprise-friendly, designed under the license of Apache 2.0. It is written in Java that can be run on both the Ethereum public and private permissioned network use cases. Not only this, but it can also run on test networks such as Rinkeby, Gorli, and Ropsten.
In simple words, we can say, Ethereum client is nothing but a node that verifies smart contracts and everything related to blockchain.
It includes several consensus algorithms, including PoW, and PoA (IBFT, IBFT 2.0, Etherhash, and Clique). Its comprehensive permissioning schemes are explicitly designed for use in a consortium environment.
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Before we discuss the end to end TLS support, let’s talk about the key features of older versions (v1.2 & V1.3) and new version 1.4.
Key Features of Hyperledger Besu Version 1.2 & 1.3
- Account permissioning
- The signing of privacy maker transactions with random keys
- Privacy groups
- Istanbul network upgrade
- Enhanced and faster synchronization times on Testnets
- Permissioning user interface
- Relational database support
Extended Features of Hyperledger Besu Current Version 1.4
- End to end TLS support
- Private State Migration
- Better NAT Support
- New Tracing APIs and Plugins API
The core blockchain technology provided by Hyperledger Besu is secure, but what happens when data leaves the edges of the blockchain network through ancillary systems and applications? What happens when the blockchain transaction is being produced and transferred to the Besu node in the network?
Security and security of the transaction are the crucial requirements for the projects that are moving to production-ready status. But from where this technology comes from? PegaSys offers a secure, robust, and tamper-proof end-to-end solution that one can take into production.
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