Astra Timeline & Roadmap

2017
Q1

CONCEPTUALIZATION

Initial assessment of computing resources required by our scientists for data-driven research and the resources actually available to them. Investigated the causes behind decline in shared computing networks. Conceptualized Astra – The Social Supercomputer project.

Q2

CUSTOMER VALIDATION

Astra project validation with research groups. Developed strategies for raising the value of Astra Tokens (STARs). Developed the Astra Whitepaper, technical roadmap, and business plan.

Q3

COMMUNITY BUILDING

Presented Astra project at various Meetups in Silicon Valley to gather consumer feedback. Initiated the process for online Astra communities. Built engineering team and early project backers.

Q4

Preparation for Token Sale

Investigated regulatory landscape for fund-raising and compliant token sale in early 2018. Prepared the Marketing Plan and literature for raising awareness of the Astra Project around the world.

2018
Q1

UNIFIED ASTRA APP

Unified Astra App: An intuitive interface to the numerous ‘Sharing Networks’, so that consumers don’t have to download, install, and setup a confusing array of individual software programs.

Q2

DECISION AUTOMATION

Decision Automation: Optimum selection of a ‘Sharing Network’ that maximizes returns in Digital Currencies. Automatic selection of optimal options for each ‘Sharing Network’ so that consumers don’t have to learn about their intricacies.

Q3

Astra Communities

Astra is transforming passive volunteer communities into vibrant economic communities where members have strong incentives to share computing resources and create valuable content and digital assets. Astra will also offer a suite of tools for building and nurturing action-oriented communities.

Q4

Community Incentive System

The design and testing of an effective monetary policy that fully captures the present and future value of Global Networks and Communities that Astra is building. Community incentives in the form of Community Coins and Virtual Tradable Assets.

2019
Q1

Application Launch System

An intuitive platform to build and launch distributed computing projects on Astra Network. The scientists, researchers, and commercial organizations can create their applications in any environment and Astra will be able to launch them on any ‘Sharing Network’.