Signum White Papers

Signum White Paper, Incorporating the Best From Several Predecessors

Signum is based on an extensive modification of NxT’s codebase, which itself is a fork of Bitcoin.  As such, there are several white papers that are relevant to Signum.  The most recent, the Signum Business Whitepaper, follows:

Signum Business Whitepaper

With the fork from NxT, Signum removed proof-of-stake and replaced it with proof-of-capacity.  A concept similar to proof-of-capacity is referred to as proof-of-space (no active coins).  The proof of space white paper is referenced below.  Based on this paper, a proof-of-space cryptocurrency called SpaceMint was proposed.  It is included here as a loose reference as it specifically references Signum.


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