• What is Aries?
  • Aries Stable RFC
  • Open Discussion / Next Week Topics

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Welcome / Introductions


Related Meetings Review

  • Ursa - Progress on packages and Plenum work.
  • Semantics - ODCA pilots underway - The agenda, video, notes, etc. from the HL Indy Semantics WG call: 
  • DID UX Call - Slack/Mailing list - details in the shared document as well minutes and additional information, currently focus on Purpose Based Services
  • SSI in IoT WG
  • Indy Contributors - Richard Esplin (Mon) - Discussed future of Indy Ledger (View Change, Aardvark BFT, bug fixes, future of Plenum)
  • Identity WG / Identity WG Implementer calls (Wed / Thurs)

Upcoming Releases and Work Updates

  • Aries Protocol Test Suite
    • Works, and ready for test contributions
  • Aries Core Libraries (agent storage, ledger interface, comms)
    • Planning a move for the Indy Wallet crate into hyperledger/aries-kms
      • SQLite as the default KMS plugin.
      • aries-kms-sqlite is archived
    • Need to migrate Postgres capability to aries-kms-postgres
    • Future:
      • Verifiable Data Registry Interface library
      • Static Peer DIDs in aries-vdri as the default implementation
      • aries-vdri-peer is archived
  • Aries-CloudAgent-Python ( - current Release 0.3.5. Continued instrumentation, performance learning
    • OrgBook transaction rate now at 50% of VON-X version - a significant improvement. Instrumentation is huge!!
  • Aries-Framework-Go (Troy) #aries-go
  • Aries-SDK-Ruby (Jack)
  • Aries-Framework-DotNet (Tomislav) Transaction Authors/Endorser support for Indy.
  • Aries-SDK-Python - PR from JeromeK - weigh-in from those interested in Python wrapper would be appreciated.
  • Aries-SDK-Java - Usually Wed Evenings #aries-framework-java
    • Javier => asking help to move forward. Any agenda on what is being developed on other SDKs?
  • Aries-SDK-JavaScript - #aries-javascript
  • Indy
    • Plans to immediately deprecate Indy wrappers for Python and DotNet (IS-1423), will do later Java, JavaScript, iOS (IS-1424)
    • Plans to immediately deprecate Indy Documentation / Getting Started Guide in favor of Aries (IS-1425)
    • Undecided about the timing for deprecating LibVCX (IS-1416)
    • Rich Schemas
  • Ursa
    • 0.3 release by the end of the month.


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