August 10, 2022, 10:31AM EDT
• 14 min read
A Framework for Blockchain Modularity
- Modularization is an attempt to scale blockchains by splitting a network into distinct layers specializing in different responsibilities.
- A blockchain can be divided into execution, settlement, consensus, and data availability layers.
- Execution layer optimization is highly competitive, but some solutions are well-positioned with edges in technology or liquidity.