Horizen (ZEN)

cryptocurrency
proof of work
equihash
communication
privacy & security
#83

Marketcap Ranking

49.81763 (-4.01%) arrow_drop_down

Market Price (24h change)

510,254,565

Total Market Cap

3.4

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info_outline What is Horizen

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Horizen Short Description

Horizen is an inclusive ecosystem where everyone is empowered and rewarded for their contributions. Horizen’s massively scalable platform enables businesses and developers to quickly and affordably create their own public or private blockchains on the largest node network in the industry. Horizen’s Sidechain SDK provides all necessary components for easy and fast deployment of a fully customizable blockchain.

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Horizen Explanation Video

Horizen Live Stream 9 Jan 2019 - Community Activity and Team Updates | Horizen

Update from Horizen team hosted by Rob Viglione (@finpunk), Rolf Versluis (@blockops), Rosario Pabst (@zench1ck) Big Picture - Accomplishments ...

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Creation date: 2018-07-09
Expiration date: 2021-07-09
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Horizen Whitepaper

Horizen is an inclusive ecosystem where everyone is empowered and rewarded for their contributions. Horizen’s massively scalable platform enables businesses and developers to quickly and affordably create their own public or private blockchains on the largest node network in the industry. Horizen’s Sidechain SDK provides all necessary components for easy and fast deployment of a fully customizable blockchain.


The whitepaper of Horizen is 23 Pages long.

The most influencial keywords are: Communities, Develop, Securely, Zencash, Decentralization, Competitive, Nodes, Governance, Government, and Transactions.

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Horizen Competitors

  • 1.) Zcash

    Zcash is a decentralized and open-source cryptocurrency that provides strong privacy protections. Shielded transactions hide the sender, recipient, and value on the blockchain. If Bitcoin is like http for money, Zcash is https—a secure transport layer. For the first 4 years, Zcash's founders get 20% of the block rewards, effectively making 10% of total supply (2.1 million ZEC).

  • 2.) Komodo

    The Komodo Platform focuses on providing complete end-to-end blockchain solutions for developers of any level and any industry. It is simple yet powerful, offering customized blockchain solutions that are easy to deploy, and configurable to meet your needs.

  • 3.) ZClassic

    Zclassic is a fork of Zcash, developer decided to take another path by removing the 20% fee. Miners are simply earning their fair reward, community believe they deserve it, and the coin development can be supported by the themselves.

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Horizen Product Analysis

Horizen was founded back in May 2017. Its source code was released publicly on github on February 2021 under the UNSPECIFIED license.
Organization wise, Horizens Development is Semi-centralized and is being developed under the lead of Rolf Versluis.

The consensus on which the Horizen network is run is called Proof of Work, while the underlying algorithm is called Equihash.
In the current state of Horizen currently is On-going development

group Horizen Community Analysis

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Horizen Communities & Events

Horizen is an inclusive ecosystem built on its massively scalable blockchain platform where everyone is empowered and rewarded for their contributions. Launched in 2017, our leading-edge platform enables real-life uses outside of our cryptocurrency, ZEN.

view_list r/Horizen Subreddit
person 6,730 Subscribers
directions_run 50 Active Users
create 2 Daily Posts
speaker_notes 17 Daily Comments
linkOpen Subreddit

For price discussion/trading visit @zentraders

Horizen Website- https://horizen.io
Horizen Blog- https://blog.horizen.io

view_list Horizen (formerly ZenCash) Channel
person 2,133 Members
directions_run 192 Online
linkOpen in Telegram

Official Twitter account for Horizen

view_list @horizenglobal Channel
person 87,926 Followers
02.23.2021
20:11
Join us this Friday, Feb. 26th for a live AMA with our partner LTO Network! @robviglione and Rick Schmitz of LTO Network will be discussing our partnership, blockchain, and more. Send us your questions early for your best chance to have them answered. https://t.co/Aj7vZEy6LE https://t.co/L7lnZDiZRt 101 favorite
02.23.2021
15:56
Businesses are actively building blockchains and dapps on #Horizen. Discover the businesses and developers from across the world that are building on Horizen on our new page! https://t.co/9CMIPTQEn8 64 favorite
02.22.2021
22:51
The Horizen team is committed to transparency and the security and safety of our users. We aim to develop the most secure, interoperable blockchain ecosystem. The Horizen Security Audit is now available. Learn more about our ecosystem security. https://t.co/F0MliFXN3a 51 favorite
02.22.2021
20:41
Weekly Insider #76 has been published on our podcast platforms. Check out the Engineering timeline section by Alberto! Apple/iTunes: https://t.co/eBZyqPyZwD Spotify: https://t.co/lb23NiHkxB Overcast: https://t.co/UIblX8CfYS LibSyn: https://t.co/VBvWDsOXVv https://t.co/9ukUOMMhyF 33 favorite
02.22.2021
16:16
The Weekly Insider is starting in 15 minutes. Join us on Discord for the latest project updates and insights. https://t.co/MpW1o6B2i9 Send us your questions for the live Q&A at https://t.co/l5fQvwLu3z Code: 26 72 01 0 25 favorite
02.21.2021
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😴😴 https://t.co/hMwSlqZSR3 57 favorite
02.21.2021
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#Horizen community cats that know how to treat themselves. 😎🐈 https://t.co/d6VIyjKU5A 28 favorite
02.20.2021
20:51
#Horizen team dog, Bee, has great style ❤ https://t.co/F2jqtRuSZe 45 favorite
02.20.2021
20:42
#Horizen community cat TooGoo can sleep anywhere. 😂 https://t.co/R08IRGaqy7 17 favorite
02.20.2021
20:41
Cats are liquid 😍 https://t.co/2ov8FKU1hk 14 favorite

There are no events for Horizen in the next 3 Months

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Horizen Google Trends


The Google Trends chart displays the search interest on google in Horizen relative to its peak over the last year. A rising chart shows growing interest int he project.

code Horizen Development Analysis

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Horizen Github Analysis

Code Updates (Commits)


Every change to the codebase of Horizen is registered as a commit. More active projects have many commits, dead projects nearly none.

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Extending a project results in many new lines of code. Changing existing code results in nearly the same amount of additions and deletions. Projects that are growing show a large number of code additions with relatively few deletions.

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Repository Numbers

star 0 Stars
remove_red_eye 0 Watchers
usb 0 Forks
sync_problem 0 Open Issues
border_color 11.74 % Comment Coverage
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attach_money Horizen Price Analysis

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Horizen Price Prediction

$ 50.60395 (-0.25%) arrow_drop_down

Predicted USD Market Price in 24h by Coinpaper

$ 90.60246 (78.6%) arrow_drop_up

Predicted USD Market Price in 14d by Coinpaper

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Converter ZEN - USD

Convert between ZEN and USD with the live Horizen prices, aggregated from all big exchanges that trade Horizen.


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Market insights

Volume from exchanges is considered untrusted if the exchange has little reputation and no License but reports suspiciously high trading volume in particular coins.

account_circle Horizen Team Analysis

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Horizen Team

Horizen Team Members (51)

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Alberto Garoffolo

Senior software architect

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Pier Stabilini

Software manager

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Pierre Schiro

Senior software developer

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Franck De Girolami

Senior software developer

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Wayne Dawson

Senior software developer

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Nicola Onassis

Senior software developer

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Idan Gelbourt

Senior software developer

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William Wolf

Senior software developer

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Allan Dumaine

Senior software developer

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Kendrick Tan

Software developer

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Lukas Bures

Software developer

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Horizen Markets

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# Exchange Pair Price 24h Volume Trusted
# 1 Binance ZEN/ETH $ 49.79928 $ 405,503 check
# 2 Binance ZEN/BNB $ 49.87516 $ 247,567 check
# 3 Binance ZEN/BTC $ 49.59695 $ 4,606,073 check
# 4 Bittrex ZEN/BTC $ 49.08579 $ 171,778 check
# 5 Bittrex ZEN/USD $ 49.40315 $ 36,280 check
# 6 Binance ZEN/USDT $ 49.71687 $ 19,984,435 check
# 7 HitBTC ZEN/BTC $ 49.53426 $ 727,488 clear
# 8 Huobi ZEN/BTC $ 49.76573 $ 592,282 clear
# 9 OKEx ZEN/BTC $ 49.52461 $ 96,609 clear
# 10 CoinEx ZEN/BTC $ 49.28012 $ 27,606 clear

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