Key Ethereum Blockchain Issues and Basic Information about Istanbul Hard Fork

A little history and the role of Ethereum in the industry

  • The presence of dApps and a variety of use cases. The number of applications in the blockchain affects its value.
  • Transaction rate. The higher the blockchain bandwidth, the more interesting it is for developers.
  • Commissions. The lower the transaction costs, as well as the cost of issuing new tokens, the more users will want to interact with the blockchain.
  • Easy to create. Elements such as test networks, EVM compatibility, and smart contract languages ​​play an important role in attracting users.
  • Security and development. Total activity, expressed by the number of improvement proposals and the number of active developers, is a sign of the project’s well being. In addition, blockchain security plays a key role.
  • Decentralization. The degree of centralization affects the value proposition of the chain, especially from the point of view of potentially interested parties.

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