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Last week, thousands descended to Miami to celebrate the Bitcoin Conference which included productive conversations about blockchains, tokens, NFTs and more. After the conference was cancelled last year, the event was sold out and Miami was able to comfortably host the first major in-person blockchain business conference since the pandemic began.
The Blockdaemon Team enjoyed the opportunity to meet up with many friendly faces but if we missed you, we’d still like to connect! It was also an amazing precursor to the exciting news for our Series A closing. See upcoming events and updates below!
Company and Protocol Updates
New and improved deployment flow!
Check out our new deployment flow which provides a cleaner, mobile friendly way to deploy nodes within our app. Users are able to choose the network, node type, provider, and geo location for your node. With our continuous updates we are establishing the foundation for deeper customization and configurability. Easily launch today!
Launched earlier this month, Blockdaemon provides full end-to-end node management and staking support for Cardano, a peer reviewed third generation Proof of Stake blockchain. If you would like to participate with us on Cardano, contact us today!
Blockdaemon also provides full end-to-end node management and support for Terra, a price-stable and growth-driven cryptocurrency. It achieves price-stability via an elastic money supply, enabled by stable mining incentives. If you would like to participate with us on Terra, contact us today!
News & Events
We are thrilled to announce that we have closed our $28M Series A, led by our partners at Greenspring.
Business Wire: Blockdaemon Raises $28 Million In Series A Funding To Help Institutions Quickly and Securely Scale Blockchain Infrastructure-Round is led by Greenspring Associates, with participation from Goldman Sachs, CoinShares, BlockFi, Uphold, Voyager Digital Ltd. and other existing investors
Bloomberg: Goldman Sachs Invests in Blockchain Backbone Firm Blockdaemon-Blockdaemon, a firm that creates and hosts the computer nodes that make up blockchain networks, raised $28 million from lead investor Greenspring Associates as well as from Goldman Sachs Group Inc.
Yahoo Finance/be IN crypto: Goldman Sachs Invests in Blockdaemon’s $28 Million Series A Round-Blockdaemon has closed its Series A funding with $28 million from lead investor Greenspring Associates as well as receiving funding from Goldman Sachs Group.
Coindesk: Blockchain Staking Firm Blockdaemon Raises $28M in Series A Funding-Blockdaemon, a provider of blockchain staking infrastructure, raised $28 million in Series A funding, including participation from investment-banking powerhouse Goldman Sachs.
SiliconAngle: Blockdaemon raises $28M in to scale up enterprise blockchain infrastructure-Blockdaemon, a distributed ledger blockchain infrastructure node management startup, today announced it closed a $28 million funding round led by Greenspring Associates.
DeCrypt: Goldman Sachs Is Betting on DeFi Infrastructure Firm Blockdaemon-Goldman Sachs has joined in on a sizable funding round to help blockchain firm, Blockdaemon, expand. It’s more evidence that the investment banking giant is warming up to cryptocurrency tech.
Finextra: Goldman Sachs joins $28 million round in Blockdaemon-Blockdaemon has announced that it has closed USD $28 million in its Series A funding round, led by Greenspring Associates, with participation from Goldman Sachs, BlockFi, Warburg Serres, Uphold, Voyager Digital Ltd., Illuminate Financial, and Hard Yaka.
The Block: Goldman Sachs joins $28 million Series A for blockchain infrastructure firm Blockdaemon-Blockdaemon, a blockchain firm that provides crypto staking and node management infrastructure, has raised $28 million in a Series A funding round.
Crypto Valley’s board member, Emi Lorincz, will host Konstantin and other panelists to discuss staking as a service, the hype surrounding its emergence, and why everyone should believe in staking as a service. Register today!
Interesting Reading & Listening
- New York Times: ESports name Changes to TSM
- CNBC: El Salvador becomes first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender after passing law
- The Block: Diving Into Mass Defi Adoption – Brought to you by Blockdaemon
- New Hires: Blockdaemon Hires New Director of Platform Engineering
- Blockdaemon Blog: Staking 101: An Introduction
- Yahoo! Finance: CoinShares Selects Blockdaemon to Build Staking into its Market Infrastructure and Trading Footprint
- Blockdaemon Blog: Supporting The Graph’s Decentralized Ecosystem
The team continues to expand so check us out and apply! And as always, get the latest on new releases and product updates and follow the discussion on Twitter and Linkedin, and feel free to reach out to us with any questions you have at [email protected].