Scalability or stability? Solana network outages show work still needed

Scalability or stability? Solana network outages show work still needed

Solana’s outages could be interpreted as mere hiccups in a new blockchain, but some suggest there’s cause for concern. Solana is a highly scalable decentralized blockchain developed with a unique method of ordering transactions that significantly improves its transaction throughput, to the point that it has consistently been processing over 2,500 transactions per second. It claims to be able to process 50,000 transactions per second.The power of Solana’s cheap transactions is felt when it’s time to pay transaction fees, with users being able to move funds on the network for a fraction of a....


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