Stephen E. Arnold: A Solution to the Blockchain Trilemma?

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Stephen E. Arnold

A Solution to the Blockchain Trilemma?

Struggling to deliver a blockchain application which is decentralized, secure, and scalable? A solution may have been developed. Navigate to “Ex-Microsoft Researcher Says He’s Solved the Blockchain Scalability Problem.” Despite the hype about blockchain, there’s a problem mixed with the promise:

…It says that it’s easy to have a blockchain with two of three key attributes: decentralization, security, and scalability. What’s difficult is getting all three; so far, cranking up the volume has always meant sacrificing on another.

The alleged solution comes from Asensys, led by former Microsoft lead researcher JiaPing Wang.

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