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Trust Layer

The Trust Layer is comprised of eleven core modules:​​​​
  1. 1.
    ZNS: The Zero Name Service is the set of smart contracts that enable ownership and traversal of global routes across the Zero Stack.
  2. 2.
    zDAO: A Distributed Autonomous Organization management protocol and set of smart contracts.
  3. 3.
    zDAO Token: An exchangeable economic Token controlled by a DAO.
  4. 4.
    Omega Token: A non-exchangeable Token issued to indicate voting power within a DAO.
  5. 5.
    DAO Mind: The primary contract for managing permissions and actions within a DAO.
  6. 6.
    Choice: A Choice that directs a DAO to execute an action, such as the issuance of a DAOs Token or Omega.
  7. 7.
    Neuron: A used-defined module of autonomous code that can be added and managed by a DAO.
  8. 8.
    Voting Engine: A mechanism to determine how votes are counted and Choices are passed.
  9. 9.
    Task: A unit of work voted on and compensated by the DAO.
  10. 10.
    Reputation: A mechanism to determine an Individual’s global Reputation in Zero relative to skills, characteristics and behaviors across domains and DAOs.
  11. 11.
    Trinity: The constitutional framework and set of three DAOs responsible for governing Zero, as outlined in Appendix C and B.
  12. 12.
    InnerSource: The crypto-economic open-source license that governs the Zero source-code.