Empowering the decentralised web

ACCESSIBILITY

Anyone, anywhere any platform

FUNCTIONALITY

Light footprint, high speed and software on chip capability makes Catalyst truly fast & scalable

DEMOCRACY

Rewarding computational effort fairly, by using collaborative rather than competitive consensus

How we do it

The Catalyst Network is a fully functional decentralised technology stack that works in the real world.

Previous attempts to reverse the trend to centralisation within the internet have failed because the technology was too slow, resource intensive, specialised, insecure and poorly incentivised - there was little reason for anyone to use them.

Catalyst Network has been built from the ground up to make decentralisation within the internet possible - it’s light, fast, accessible, works with common programming languages, and is compatible within the current internet ecosystem. Most importantly, unlike mining-based networks, Catalyst rewards all its participants fairly through collaborative compensation.

Catalyst Network

Empowering the decentralised web

Mission

To empower true decentralisation on the web, on a network owned and run by everyone.

Vision

Our vision is a more transparent, secure, inclusive, fair and democratic economy and society enabled by decentralised technology.

Features

Fast

New ways of achieving consensus and managing data make Catalyst competitive with centralised services.

Accessible

Catalyst works with the most common programming languages, not specialised code.

Democratic

Collaborative rather than competitive consensus gives all participants a fair stake.

Integrated

The Catalyst Network functions within the current internet ecosystem, with native integration of existing technologies.

Light

Catalyst nodes require very little compute to function and can run on IoT devices and Raspberry Pis.

Secure

The Catalyst delivers the security of blockchain without the slow transaction times.

DAY ZERO NETWORK

Users have been disappointed in past attempts at decentralisation because the networks have failed to reach viability. Catalyst breaks that mould by offering a complete, functional Day Zero Network. By using virtualised nodes as a service, Catalyst will go live with a sustainable network in place - a world first.

GUARANTEED UTILITY

Buying into Catalyst is not buying into a promise: it’s securing a piece of a new reality. From Day Zero, there will be a viable network with functioning dApps.

PRIVATELY BUILT

The Catalyst Network is being developed by a seasoned team of tech and business veterans to provide the backbone of a fast and commercially viable decentralised network and deployed by Atlas City to support their dApp ecosystem.




WHAT IS THE CATALYST NETWORK ALL ABOUT?




Our team

Darren Oliveiro-Priestnall

Co-founder, CEO & CTO

Darren has more than 20 years of experience in the software engineering and technology industry working at Microsoft, BAE systems. He is a Member of the British Computer Society as well as a Certified Ethical Hacker, Certified Network Defence Architect and Certified Blockchain Professional.less

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James Kirby

Head of Engineering

Fran Sage-Ling

Blockchain Developer

Stephen Horsfall

Blockchain Developer

Alex White

Blockchain Developer

Joseph Christopherson

Co-Founder, Product Associate

Joseph Kearney

Blockchain & Cryptography Specialist

The founding team at Catalyst consists of veterans from the previous digital revolution, the emergence of the Internet. The team has a track record of success in building companies and businesses that thrive.




Roadmap

2017

  • Three white papers published

Q1 2018

  • Initial investment & engineering team hired, Prototype test network built and used by third parties to validate ideas

Q2 2018

  • Supply chain proof of concept

Q1 2019

  • Catalyst wallet & secure distributed file storage

Q2 2019

  • Open source code
  • Catalyst patents filed

Q3 2019

  • Catalyst Network announced at Blockchain Live, London
  • Early Access for contributing developers to core code base

Q4 2019

  • Catalyst test network open for .Net dApp developers

Q1 2020

  • Continued commercial project development

Q2 2020

  • Catalyst Network genesis block and live network launch




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