Arweave

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Arweave

Data & Analytics

Blockchain decentralised storage protocol.

United Kingdom, London
$22M
Total amount raised
2017
Year of establishment
Active
Status

About

Hi we’re Arweave!


Arwaeave is a data storage protocol on a blockchain-like structure called the blockweave. It's built on a consensus mechanism that makes permanent, low-cost data storage available.

Key objective

To be the catalyst that brings the decentralised world to life, and enables all of humanity’s knowledge to live forever.

Use cases

Storage Solutions

Customers / Partners

Funding

Received funding
$22,000,000
Total amount raised
4
Rounds
20
Total amount of investors
Amount Raised
Funding type
Funding round closing
Investors
$8,300,000
Seed
Andreessen Horowitz (a16z)
a16z crypto
Union Square Ventures
Coinbase Ventures
$5,000,000
Seed
Andreessen Horowitz (a16z)
Union Square Ventures
Multicoin Capital
a16z crypto
$8,700,000
ICO/Token Sale
1kx
Arrington XRP Capital
Chainfund Capital
Connect Capital
GBIC
iAngels
JD Capital
Signum Capital
Zeroth.AI
Greenfield One
N/A
Pre-Seed
Techstars
Techstars Berlin Accelerator

News

An overview of decentralized storage networks

Quick Take Decentralized storage networks have the potential to expand existing blockchains’ capabilities. Incentive mechanisms are the main component of decentralized storage networks. At the moment, Filecoin is experiencing an excess supply, which is why storage miners store useless files. Arweave offers permanent storage thanks to its innovative incentive system.


a month ago


Research
Filecoin
Arweave

Publishing Giant Bertelsmann Invests in Berlin-Based Crypto Fund

Bertelsmann has invested in the second fund of Berlin's Greenfield One, a crypto venture firm with earlier bets on NEAR, Arweave and others.


5 months ago


Partnership
NEAR Protocol
Arweave

Solana Taps Into Arweave for Decentralized Storage

Instead of building its own storage layer, Solana incorporated a solution from Arweave. The result could be a win-win for the two projects.


5 months ago


Product update/release
Partnership
Solana Foundation
Solana
Arweave

‘Permanent Dropbox’ App Launches on Arweave

ArDrive lets users pay a fee once, depending on the price of Arweave tokens, and have their files live forever on the web.


6 months ago


Product update/release
Arweave

Arweave aims to make the Internet Archive’s data accessible forever

Arweave is using “next-generation archiving functionality” to make access to Internet Archive data decentralized.


10 months ago


General news
Arweave