Solana

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Solana is a crypto coin with a circulating supply of 305.5M and total supply at 510.2M. Solana is represented by its symbol SOL and is one of the most popular cryptos in the world. Go through the project details and whitepaper to know more details about Solana and its investment opportunities.

 
 
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Highlights of the Project

What makes Solana different? What are the unique features of Solana?

Low cost, forever

Solana's scalability ensures transactions remain less than $0.01 for both developers and users.

Fast, forever

Solana is all about speed, with 400 millisecond block times. And as hardware gets faster, so does the network.

Decentralized

Not only is Solana ultra-fast and low cost, it is censorship resistant. Meaning, the network will remain open for applications to run freely and transactions will never be stopped....

About the Project

Learn more about Solana project and its usecases

What Is Solana?

Solana is a decentralized blockchain platfrom built to enable scalable, user-friendly apps for the world. Solana achieves consensus using a proof-of-stake mechanism, as well as a "proof-of-history" mechanism. Solana ensures composability between ecosystem projects by maintaining a single global state as the network scales.

Solana is the fastest blockchain in the world and the fastest growing ecosystem in crypto, with over 400 projects spanning DeFi, NFTs, Web3 and more. Solana's scalability ensures transactions remain less than $0.01 for both developers and users. Solana is all about speed, with 400 millisecond block times. And as hardware gets faster, so does the network. Not only is Solana ultra-fast and low cost, it is censorship resistant. Meaning, the network will remain open for applications to run freely and transactions will never be stopped.

History Of Solana?

2017 - Anatoly Yakovenko published a whitepaper describing Proof of History, a technique for keeping time between computers that do not trust one another.

2018 - Greg Fitzgerald, who had previously worked with Anatoly at Qualcomm Incorporated, began prototyping the first open source implementation of Anatoly's whitepaper. The project was published to GitHub under the name Silk in the loomprotocol organization. Later, the team created the Solana GitHub organization and renamed Greg's prototype Silk to Solana and scaled up the technology to run on cloud-based networks, published a 50-node, permissioned, public testnet supporting 250,000 transactions per second.

Roadmap of Solana

  • 2017 - Whitepaper published
  • 2018
    • Single node testnet
    • Multinode testnet
    • Public testnet
    • Smart Contracts SDK
    • Live mainnet
  • 2019 - Token distribution

Where To Buy Solana?

You can buy Solana from the popular exchanges like Binance, Kraken, Coinbase, Uphold, FTX etc.


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RECENT NEWS ON Solana

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Helium Ditches Own Blockchain in Favor of Solana After Community Vote - CoinDesk

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 05:42:00 GMT: Helium Ditches Own Blockchain in Favor of Solana After Community Vote  CoinDeskHelium Founder Explains Why the Crypto Wireless Network Is Moving to Solana  DecryptHelium migrates its blockchain to Solana following T-Mobile partnership  CointelegraphHelium Token Holders Approve Switch to Solana Blockchain  BlockworksSolana: Helium migrates to Solana blockchain  Crypto News FlashView Full coverage on Google News

Solana: Will SOL enter Q4 in the green light? These reasons may convince you… - AMBCrypto News

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 23:31:11 GMT: Solana: Will SOL enter Q4 in the green light? These reasons may convince you…  AMBCrypto NewsSolana outperforms Ethereum in daily transactions in Q2: Nansen report  CointelegraphEthereum (ETH) & Solana (SOL) Become Most Staked Crypto Assets  BeInCryptoSolana overtakes Ethereum in daily transactions: Can SOL price overcome network concerns?  Capital.comAnalyst Says Solana (SOL) Has Potential for Explosive Gains Next Bull Run – Here Are His Price Targets  The Daily HodlView Full coverage on Google News

Moshnake Could Win the Hearts of Crypto Traders Just like Solana and Aave: Here's Why - Analytics Insight

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 09:55:58 GMT: Moshnake Could Win the Hearts of Crypto Traders Just like Solana and Aave: Here's Why  Analytics Insight

Cryptocurrencies Price Prediction: Crypto.com, Solana & Ethereum — Asian Wrap 23 September - FXStreet

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 03:01:42 GMT: Cryptocurrencies Price Prediction: Crypto.com, Solana & Ethereum — Asian Wrap 23 September  FXStreet

NFTs Will Spawn the Next Marvel or Disney, Says Solana Founder - Decrypt

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 20:19:34 GMT: NFTs Will Spawn the Next Marvel or Disney, Says Solana Founder  Decrypt

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