Mance Harmon is the chief executive of Hedera Hashgraph. He began his career as a research scientist for the U.S. Air Force, went on to become a program manager for a very large scale software program for the Missile Defense Agency, then built two very successful startups. He tells POWER PLAY's Ayden Férdeline that Bitcoin doesn't scale and that a different kind of distributed ledger technology is needed. Read the transcript for this episode here: https://www.powerplays.xyz/podcast/s1-e5
How DLT is fighting the information war in Syria and saving lives (ft. Mance Harmon)
Word on the Block | Forkast.News
“The world we live in today is that the video, the pictures, deep fakes, people in general now understand that technology can make them see things that never happened,” Mance Harmon, CEO and co-founder of DLT developer Hedera Hashgraph, tells Forkast.News.
Cryptocurrency is a technology designed as a method to connect individual coin ownership as recorded and stored digitally using cryptography that makes it nearly impossible to replicate. Cryptocurrencies since virtual are not issued or controlled by any central authority, and therefore are not adherent to government policies and manipulations. Blockchain is the only decentralized network of cryptocurrencies until Hashgraph emerged and believed it can fill the gaps that Blockchain has yet to improve on. In this episode, CEO of Hedera Hashgraph, Mance Harmon began with how the organization came to be together with his co-founder Dr. Leemon Baird and how Hedera Hashgraph emerged.--Divi is creating the world's first closed-loop, vertically-integrated cryptocurrency ecosystem. Much like Apple's ecosystem is anchored by iCloud, the Divi Project blockchain serves as the core of the Divi network of technologies. Thanks to a keen understanding of the divide that separates the mainstream from the crypto world, the Divi team is able to create solutions to the industry's biggest problem: adoption by non-technical users. Divi's user-friendly, one-click solutions aim to bring blockchain-based payments into modernity with great UX. In this podcast, we will cover all aspects of cryptocurrency, hot topics, and technology as worldwide adoption grows.
#18 Mance Harmon, CEO of Hedera Hashgraph: How Businesses Use Blockchain
Mance and Tomer talk about smart contracts use-cases and opportunities, how Hedera is unifying private and public networks, and why the governance of blockchains is as important as the tech stack. Plus, having raised more than $100 million from investors Mance explains why transparency is crucial, breaks-down the token economics of Hedera’s native token, reveals how they work with Hedera council members such as IBM, Google and Deutsche Telekom, and shares his view on Bitcoin and Ethereum.SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST: Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or your favorite podcast app Leave a review Share the show on social media with your friends and family LISTEN TO THE BLOCKCHAIN VC PODCAST: Apple Podcasts Spotify Overcast Google Podcasts Youtube Stitcher Show website FOLLOW TOMER ON SOCIAL MEDIA: Twitter Medium blog
Mance Harmon CEO of Hedera Hashgraph | Fireside Chat at TF Austin | June 20, 2019
TF Podcast with Jonathan G. Blanco
**This episode was one of our top listened podcast of 2019** Featuring Mance Harmon Cofounder & CEO of Hedera Hashgraph This episode is a live recording of our TF Austin Chapter event on June 20th, 2019, a fireside chat with Mance Harmon about Hedera Hashgraph and how they went from the protocol Hashgraph to the company Hedera Hashgraph. In this episode Mance and I discuss how Hedera Hashgraph was started, his history with cofounder Leemon Baird, how enterprises will adopt blockchain, his thoughts on the recent facebook Libra announcement, how there are some similarities to what Hedera has already done, and the announcements made earlier in the day about Hedera's consensus services Let us know what you thought after the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook.
Hedera Hashgraph's Mance Harmon: Mainnet Launch, A $6B Valuation and A Radically New Consensus Mechanism
The Delphi Podcast
Host Tom Shaughnessy of 51percent Crypto Research is joined by Mance Harmon the CEO and Co-Founder of Hedera Hashgraph for the most in-depth dive into the project to date. For those who don’t know, Hedera Hashgraph is a public distributed ledger for building decentralized applications. The project has gained a lot of interest and has raised $124M at a $6B valuation. Our conversation covers the dynamics of the platform, an update on their mainnet launch, governance in Hedera and where the project fits into the ever-growing world of crypto. Relevant Posts Decred: Governance and Funding Reimagined Privacy Coin War: Short-Term Monero and Long-Term Zcash With Grin/Beam As Wild Cards Ethereum’s Serenity: A Potential ~10x Increase In Demand For Gas and Increasing Scarcity Could Both Drive ETH’s Price Higher ----more---- Follow Tom on Twitter @Shaughnessy119 Follow Mance on Twitter @ManceHarmon Follow Hedera on Twitter @hashgraph ----more---- 51percent's Institutional Crypto Podcasts are to the point discussions with crypto leaders for analysts, funds and institutions. Make sure to add your email on 51pct.io Disclosure: Tom Shaughnessy owns tokens in ETH, MKR, ZRX, HYDRO, CVC, POLY and GLA. This podcast is NOT investment advice and is only informational. Do not make investment decisions based upon this podcast. 51percent was not compensated by any party for this podcast episode. Tom has no investment stake in Parity. This content is strictly informational. ----more---- Sign Up For 51percent's Leading Crypto Research ----more---- Advertisers: To advertise on this podcast, email Tom@51pct.io Potential Guests: If you're interested in appearing on the podcast, email Tom@51pct.io ----more----
#102 Mance Harmon - Is Hedera Hashgraph better that blockchain?
Survival Skills Podcast
In this episode, Grey Jabesi interviews Mance Harmon .Mance is an experienced technology executive and entrepreneur with more than 20 years of strategic leadership experience in multi-national corporations, government agencies, and high-tech startups, and is Co-Founder and CEO of Hedera Hashgraph. His prior experience includes serving as the Head of Architecture and Labs at Ping Identity, Founder / CEO of two tech startups, the senior executive for product security , Program Manager for a very-large scale software program for the Missile Defense Agency, the Course Director for Cybersecurity at US Air Force Academy, and research scientist in Machine Learning at Wright Laboratory. Mance received a MS in Computer Science from the University of Massachusetts, and a BS in Computer Science from Mississippi State University. Mance and his partner, Leemon Baird (who invented hashgraph), have been in the technology/security/privacy space for decades. Their latest venture, Hedera Hashgraph, is a platform that provides a new form of distributed consensus. It’s kind of like blockchain on steroids, except that it’s not a chain; it’s a graph. Also, it’s not open source; it’s patented. Their aim was to take all that is good about blockchain and create an enterprise-level platform that is faster, stable, and more secure. In today’s episode you’ll learn: · About Mance and Leemon’s technical and entrepreneurial background · Why Leemon invented hashgraph · How hashgraph differs from blockchain · Why Mance and Leemon patented Hedera Hashgraph · The types of applications for which hashgraph can be used · About Hedera Hashgraph’s immediate and anticipated plans (including a cryptocurrency) links; https://www.crunchbase.com/person/mance-harmon https://www.linkedin.com/in/manceharmon/
Mance Harmon explains the technology and possible applications of Hashgraph, a platform that provides a new form of distributed consensus and a new decentralized governance model. Show notes: http://cryptoradio.io/hashgraph This episode is sponsored by: http://cryptoradio.io/play