Google Cloud To Team Up With Digital Asset To Offer Blockchain Apps
In a statement made today, Digital Asset, a firm emphasizing on the need of providing distributed ledgers solutions, will be joining forces with Google Cloud in an attempt to provide the necessary tools and technology needed to help enhance the Google Cloud Platform.
As per Digital Asset’s post, Google developers will be provided with assistance to “build, test and deploy distributed ledger applications”. More specifically, it can all be done without having to construct the codes. Some of the tools that they will have access to include the Software Development Kit (SDK) for the Digital Asset Modeling Language (DAML). This will allow Google Developers to investigate blockchain applications with their clients.
Another addition that originates from this partnership is that of Digital Assets’ developer program. Based on the claims made, an expansion will be made such that the Google Cloud Platform contains the DAML Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS).
Head of Financial Services Platform at Google Cloud, Leonard Law expressed delight in being able to work alongside Digital Asset, calling the distributed ledger technology (DLT) one with “great potential to benefit customers not just in the financial services industry, but across many industries, and we’re excited to bring these developer tools to Google Cloud.”
Likewise, Digital Asset took to its social media platform to express the ongoing efforts that will come out of this partnership. Sharing that “a full stack solution […] can unleash the potential for web-paced innovation blockchain.”
Furthermore, the team claims to have addressed the issue of barrier in its statement, saying that “this will reduce the technical barriers to DLT application development by delivering our advanced distributed ledger platform and modelling language to Google Cloud.”