Bel vs DAML: What are the differences?
Developers describe Bel as "A new dialect of Lisp, by Paul Graham". It is a spec for a new dialect of Lisp, written in itself. It is a language with expressive power, clarity, and efficiency. On the other hand, DAML is detailed as "Open-source programming language for writing distributed applications". It is an open-source programming language for writing distributed applications quickly, concisely, and correctly. It runs on the leading blockchain platforms which means that you can build your application now and pick which platform works best for you later.
Bel and DAML belong to "Languages" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by Bel are:
- Dialect of Lisp
- Language with clarity, and efficiency
On the other hand, DAML provides the following key features:
- Supports existing platforms integration like Hyperledger Fabric, R3’s Corda and Amazon Aurora
- Scenario-based Testing
- Fine-grained Permissions