Dfinity, the future internet, develops the internet computer, a public blockchain network platform formulated on the Internet Computer Protocol (ICP), it was enlisted as a non-profit organization. Dfinity was founded by Dominic Williams in the year 2016, with the goal of developing a technology that will support the next generation internet computer blockchain network and ecosystem. The company is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, and has research centers in Palo Alto, San Francisco, Shanghai, and Zurich. Everything is possible on internet computers, such as 100% on-chain, tokens based on decentralized finance, and scalable Dapps, as the firm provides open internet services along with enterprise systems.
The company's mission is to rebuild smart contracts in each system and service and develop extremely modern technology for future generations without the need for any traditional information or technology. The internet computer blockchain solves problems by supporting real web3, suitable for users, by assurance, to be determined, and censorship-resistant. The company has conducted several conferences based on blockchain technology, namely the Coin Agenda, Block Chance, and Crypto Valley conferences. Dfinity has rasied funding of $102 million on 29 August 2018, funded by 15 investors including Amino Capital, Andreessen, Horowitz, Aspect Ventures, Multicoin Capital, Polychain Capital, Scalar, and SV Angel. Village Global and Aspect ventures are the most recent investors of the firm.