Is Ethereum a ‘Centralized Pile of Trash’ After All?

They say people in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones. Well, people purporting to operate fully decentralized blockchains like Ethereum probably shouldn’t either. Data uncovered by Chainstack revealed that 61.6% of ETH nodes run in centralized cloud services. Let’s Talk About ‘Centralized Pile(s) of Trash’ It wasn’t so long ago that Vitalk ruffled a few feathers […]

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Amazon Managed Blockchain Gets Cloud Support

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is integrating its Managed Blockchain platform with its cloud storage service. CloudFormation, part of the web services arm of the e-commerce giant, will support the company’s blockchain management system. The service will assist in “creating and configuring networks, members, and peer nodes.” Free to clients of Amazon Web Services, CloudFormation acts […]

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Amazon’s Arrival and 4 Other Enterprise Blockchain Trends From Consensus 2019

The intermingling of public and private ledgers emerged as a key narrative in enterprise blockchain discussions at CoinDesk’s Consensus 2019 conference. At the three-day event, which wrapped up Wednesday, heavyweight companies and infrastructure providers alike could be seen plotting a spectrum of blockchain strategies. Some were new entrants to the space, others were stalwarts, but […]

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