Dash: Solid codebase with sustainable improvements

Introduction

The technology behind Dash

Review of the Dash codebase

Figure 1: Rating scale for the quality of crypto code [-5, +5]

Analysis: Dash scores a solid 2.18 on a [-5,+5] scale

Figure 2: Distribution of total score for Dash on a [-5,+5] scale
Figure 3: Example of anti-patterns in the “wallet.h” component of Dash
Figure 4: Example of code issues in the “server.h” component of Dash

Summary: Overall the codebase for Dash seems promising

Figure 5: Distribution of hotspots in the Dash code

Remarks

  • Blockchain knowledge: We wrote a Medium article on how to acquire the necessary blockchain knowledge within a workload of 10 working days.
  • Our two blockchain books: We have edited two books on how blockchain will change our society (Amazon link) in general and the everything related to finance (Amazon link) in particular. Both books are available in print and for Kindle — currently in German and soon in English. The authors have been more than 20 well-known blockchain experts in startups, corporations and the government from Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein — all contributing their expertise to these two books.
Our two books: the first one on blockchain and the society and the second one on blockchain and finance

Authors

Endnotes

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Professor | Lecturer | Author | Investor | Frankfurt School Blockchain Center

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