Byzantine FaultBy CoinGecko | Updated on Mar 03, 2020
A byzantine fault is where an error has occured, yet a computer system does not know due which component/what failed to the lack of information and continues to iterate on a given instruction. An example of a byzantine fault tolerant distributed computing system that accounts this is the Bitcoin blockchain which utilizes the Proof-of-Work system to achieve consensus on the blockchain.
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A record of financial transactions that cannot be changed, only appended with new transactions.
It is a permanent divergence of a blockchain into two blockhains. The original blockchain does not recognize the new version.
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InterPlanetary File System (IPFS)
The InterPlanetary File System (IPFS) is a peer-to-peer network and distributed file system protocol for storing and transferring data.
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