Release of Daml Connect 1.11.2

Daml Connect 1.11.2 has been released to fix a few bugs, namely: Fixed  bug in the integration kit, which could lead to incorrect error messages on transactions involving duplicate contract keys. Backported a bugfix from 1.13.0 where transient duplicate keys did not result in an error. See #9478. Fixed a bug in the integration kit which could lead to errors in the participant node in...
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Broadridge Reimagines Repo Markets with Smart Contracts and Distributed Ledger Technology

On June 14, Broadridge Financial Solutions announced it went live with its Distributed Ledger Repo platform, averaging daily volumes of over $31 billion in repurchase (repo) transactions. Powered by Daml’s application framework and VMware Blockchain’s distributed ledger technology, this solution not only creates better and more efficient repo transactions but also—and more...
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Release of Daml Connect 1.14.0

Daml Connect 1.14.0 has been marked stable and released on Thursday June 17th. You can install it using: daml install latest Summary Daml-LF 1.13 and Ledger API version 1.11.0 are now Stable, bringing the following changes: The arbitrary precision decimal number type BigNumeric is now in general availability as part of Daml-LF 1.13. Try/Catch Exception handling in Daml contracts,...
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Daml Developer Monthly - June 2021

What’s New We’re nominating for the next community recognition ceremony. It’s your chance to recognize those in the community who go above and beyond in making Daml what it is today. Submit your nominations here! Jobs Accenture is hiring for a Technical Architect for Blockchain & Multiparty Systems, we don’t know the specifics but they’re looking for Daml experience and one of the bonus...
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Discussing the State of Distributed Ledger Technology

Recently, I had the pleasure of taking part in Information Management Network’s Synchronize Virtual Series panel discussion “Market Trends in Distributed Ledger Technology.” Sandra Ro, chief executive officer of the Global Blockchain Business Council, moderated the event, which also featured panelists Csilla Zsigri, vice president of marketing and strategy at Blockchain Technology...
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The Demex Group Explains Why Daml and Sextant Provide the Necessary Technology Foundation for a Successful Climate Resiliency Platform

Digital Asset alongside Blockchain Technology Partners and the Demex Group discussed how risk managers across a variety of industries are using the Daml application framework, Sextant infrastructure management platform, and other emerging technologies to support use cases in climate resiliency during a virtual event on May 12. Watch the webinar recording here.  The Demex Group provides...
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It’s virtual event season, where will you be in June?

With the virtual event season hard upon us, we published a special edition of Interconnected solely focused on events over the next month. In the coming weeks, our subject matter experts are speaking at a number of events on a variety of topics from Central Bank Digital Currency to digital assets, digital identity, decentralized finance, capital markets trends, innovation in technology,...
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Release of Daml Connect 1.13.1

Daml Connect 1.13.1 has been released to resolve an unintentional performance reduction in the Daml Driver for Postgres. You can install it using: daml install latest Note: While developing the 1.13.0/1 releases we came across an issue with the Windows installer where Windows Defender gives a warning when attempting to install Daml via the installer. We are working on getting the...
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How to Optimize the Complex Workflows Across the Insurance Value Chain with Daml and Blockchain

As the insurance industry continues through this period of radical change, the path towards digitization can be challenging with numerous options spanning AI, blockchain, IoT, smart contracts and more. In this guest blog, Rajesh Dhuddu, Head of Blockchain Competency, Tech Mahindra, explains some of the challenges and how blockchain with Daml smart contracts can alleviate some of these...
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Release of Daml Connect 1.13.0

Note: There is a performance regression in the Daml Driver for Postgres that is now fixed and noted in Daml Connect 1.13.1 release. Daml Connect 1.13.0 is no longer supported. Daml Connect 1.13.0 has been marked stable on Wednesday May 12th. You can install it using: daml install latest Want to know what’s happening more broadly among Daml developers? Check out the latest Daml Developer...
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