Ark is a network with a completely open-source ecosystem that provides innovative blockchain technologies. It is a decentralized digital asset token based on advanced blockchain technology such as its SmartBridge, where users can launch their own SmartBridge compatible blockchain. The ARK network, provides a user-friendly platform, secured by a cryptographic blockchain network running on a Delegated Proof of Stake Consensus Algorithm developed by Bitshares. Featuring the The ARK Desktop Wallet that uses the Ledger Nano S secure hardware wallet natively built for all major Operating Systems, top physical security standards are met when transacting from within the wallet. Consequently, fees in ARK Core are reduced. Additionally, the Ark Network is the fastest, giving users the advantage of seeing their transactions occur in real time.