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From The Basement

From The Basement

By Martin Jee
From The Basement, the only blockchain podcast that interviews the forgotten and down trodden devs that actually do the work, hosted by Martin Jee
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The Mike Hearn Christmas Special
Martin Jee and Mike Hearn discuss his early days in programming, Conclave, Corda and where the internet is going next in what must be said is a very positive vision for the future, and a very positive way to end what has been a rather downbeat year. Listen on Spotify, Apple Podcasts or Youtube etc : https://anchor.fm/fromthebasement Mike Hearn is a programmer extrordinaire, an early Bitcoin contributor, who joined R3 to take distributed ledger technology to its next logical level and (alongside Richard Gendal Brown and James Carlyle) created Corda. Today the main thing taking up Mike's time is bullet-proofing Conclave, the everyman's confidential computing solution and R3s new product. Presented by Martin Jee, Independent Corda Recruiter : Oxenbury Partners, http://www.oxenburypartners.com Edited by Tess Shepherd-Smith. A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett.
01:02:42
December 18, 2020
Ryan Gledhill on what makes a good Corda Developer
Martin Jee and Ryan Gledhill discuss what makes a good Corda Developer in wide ranging and rambling adventure into Corda, Ethereum, coding best practices, why going to University is a dubious exercise at best and just how Ryan did get the nickname "skymaster"... Listen on Spotify, Apple Podcasts or Youtube etc : https://anchor.fm/fromthebasement  Ryan Gledhill is the CTO, Distributed Ledger Technology at Ivno,  the provider of 24/7 instant settlement, real-time payment solution and immediate collateral mobility https://ivno.io  Presented by Martin Jee, Independent Corda Recruiter : Oxenbury Partners, http://www.oxenburypartners.com    A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett
38:55
December 3, 2020
Richard Green on Cordium, Bitcoin and his favourite Open Source Corda library
Martin Jee and Richard Green discuss the new Open Source Cordium library he showcased at CordaCon2020 and much more besides. Richard Green was the 17th employee to join R3 and now runs Reneo DLT consultancy (https://reneodlt.com).   Presented by Martin Jee, Independent Corda Recruiter : Oxenbury Partners, http://www.oxenburypartners.com    A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett
34:02
November 20, 2020
An intro to Cordapp Design Language by Matt Bradbury
Martin Jee and Matt Bradbury discuss the Cordapp Design Language, what it is, why he created it and why it should required learning for anyone who wants to write a Cordapp. Listen on Spotify, Apple Podcasts etc : https://anchor.fm/fromthebasement Matt Bradbury was the 70th employee to join R3 and has a background working in banking and accountancy . Presented by Martin Jee, Independent Corda Recruiter : Oxenbury Partners, http://www.oxenburypartners.com  Edited by Tess Shepherd-Smith A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett
22:35
November 6, 2020
Why B3i chose Corda over Hyperledger Fabric with André van der Heijden
Martin Jee and André van der Heijden discuss what it was about Hyperledger Fabric that gave the team cause for concern after a year of developing their re-insurance platform on it, and what it was that gave them the confidence to switch to Corda. Listen on Spotify, Apple Podcasts etc : https://anchor.fm/fromthebasement André van der Heijden was one of the first software engineers to join B3i in 2016 and has been developing Cordapps since 2017. He now works at SIX's SDX, for LAB577. Presented by Martin Jee, Independent Corda Recruiter : Oxenbury Partners, www.oxenburypartners.com  Edited by Tess Shepherd-Smith A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett
26:12
October 9, 2020
The promise of Corda, with Kat Baker
Martin Jee and Kat Baker discuss what is the promise of Corda. Listen on spotify, apple podcasts etc : https://anchor.fm/fromthebasement Kat Baker - Dr Katelyn Baker - is Co-Group Lead of the Engineering Team at R3. Presented by Martin Jee, Independent Corda Recruiter : Oxenbury Partners, www.oxenburypartners.com  Edited by Tess Shepherd-Smith A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett
26:36
October 2, 2020
Why do Digital Identity on Corda? With Ankur Banerjee
Martin Jee and Ankur Banerjee discuss what is Digital Idenity and why ID Works is doing Digital Idenity on Corda. Listen to this one and more interviews here: https://anchor.fm/fromthebasement  Ankur Banerjee is a Head of Engineering at ID Works, a decentralised identity technology startup, which is part of the 20|30 Group. https://idworks.io/  Presented by Martin Jee, Independent Corda Recruiter : Oxenbury Partners, www.oxenburypartners.com  Edited by Tess Shepherd-Smith A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett
26:22
September 24, 2020
Why would anyone write financial software on Ethereum when they could use Corda? With Clemens Wan
Martin Jee and Clemens Wan discuss why he left R3 to join Consensys and write financial software on Ethereum, and how closely he sees the two platforms working together in the future.   Listen to this one and more interviews here: https://anchor.fm/fromthebasement    Clemens Wan is a Solutions Architect at Consensys, a blockchain-based financial infrastructure and products company.   Presented by Martin Jee, Oxenbury Partners, www.oxenburypartners.com    A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett
18:05
September 18, 2020
Kon'nichiwa Corda! The Japanese Corda scene with Alessandro Baffa
Martin Jee and Alessandro Baffa discuss the Corda scene in Japan and the Japanese approach to adopting innovation. Listen to this one and more interviews here: https://anchor.fm/fromthebasement  Alessandro Baffa is Solutions Architect at SBI R3, a joint venture between SBI Holdings, R3 and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial to drive the adoption of Corda in Japan (https://sbir3japan.co.jp/).  Presented by Martin Jee, Oxenbury Partners, www.oxenburypartners.com A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett
27:19
September 10, 2020
Integration, Integration, Integration - with Adam Dry
Martin Jee and Adam Dry discuss his experience of integrating Cordapps with incumbent systems. Listen to this one and more interviews here: https://anchor.fm/fromthebasement Presented by Martin Jee, Oxenbury Partners, www.oxenburypartners.com  A Basement Production by Oscar Bennet
26:51
September 4, 2020
What Corda will look like in 2040? With Mark Simpson
Martin Jee and Mark Simpson discuss what Corda might look like in 2040 and what it's gonna take for it to get there. Mark Simpson is a developer, director and all round dynamic force at Lab577. Presented by Martin Jee, Oxenbury Partners A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett
39:25
August 27, 2020
Ecce Homo: Manos Batsis on Open Source Corda
Martin Jee and Manos Batsis discuss the state of the Open Source Corda scene what promise it holds for the future. Manos also introduces his new RPC Poolboy library. Presented by Martin Jee, Oxenbury Partners A Basement Production by Oscar Bennett
19:59
August 27, 2020
From the Basement: Trailer
Welcome to From the Basement, a behind the scenes look into the corda community.
00:29
July 9, 2020