According to statistics published by 1ML, the greatest growth has been confirmed at the Lightning Network, a solution for realizing fast and inexpensive Bitcoin transactions.
At the time of writing this article, the number of nodes reached 4,039, and the node which published IP has reached 2,914.
In addition, the capacity (transaction allowance) of the network is 133.43 BTC (about 85 million yen), and this number seems to be the largest as the capacity of the main net.
Australia Summit results: 30 accepted changes for next version of LN: 1.1 includes multi-path payments, dual-funded channels, splicing, wumbo, hidden destinations, and many gossip improvements. Wiki:
– Alex Bosworth ☇ (@ alexbosworth) November 12, 2018
Also, Mr. Alex, LN’s core developer, said the tweet about the implementation of LN version 1.1, and this update states that 30 functional improvements will be made.
Currently, LN installed in Bitcoin and Litecoin, on the other hand, Stellar ($ XLM) announces that LN will be implemented within the year.
In the official blog of Stellar posted on Medium, “Lightning will be positive for Stellar’s scalability and security in the long run”.
Article Source: LIGHTNING NETWORK PASSES 4000 NODES, REACHES ALL-TIME CAPACITY HIGH
Author: Shota 【Coin Desk News】 – Source Post: https://crypto-times.jp/lightning_network_ath/
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