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ASX & VMware join Blockchain Australia

Blockchain Australia, the industry body representing Australian businesses and business professionals participating in the digital economy through blockchain technology, is delighted to welcome ASX and VMware as its newest
members of this vibrant and growing community.

The membership of ASX and VMware highlights the maturing strength of the Australian blockchain community and the increasingly important role the community plays helping Australian businesses adopt blockchain technology for business-critical use cases.

Steve Vallas, CEO Blockchain Australia, said, “There has never been a clearer opportunity for Australian organisations to lead the way in true business transformation by leveraging the power of blockchain technologies. By joining Blockchain Australia in tandem, ASX and VMware have not only affirmed their confidence in the huge potential
of blockchain technology, but also demonstrated the attractiveness of collaboration and partnerships.”

Paul Stonham, General Manager Business Development, ASX DLT Solutions, said, “With the CHESS replacement project, ASX is implementing one of the world’s largest DLT applications, which will sit on our ‘DLT as a service platform’, powered by VMware Blockchain and Daml. As this technology evolves over time, it is important for us to be close to, and actively engage with, the Blockchain Australia community. We are delighted to become a member and excited about the prospects for the future.”

Brendon Howe, Vice President and General Manager of Blockchain, VMware, said, “As
world-leading organisations like ASX transform their businesses using the power of blockchain, they are paving the way for others to re-invent out-dated processes efficiently, securely and at scale. With our partnership with Blockchain Australia and ASX we look forward to continuing being an active and contributing member of Australia’s thriving blockchain community.”