June 9, 2022, 12:50PM EDT
• 23 min read

Layer by Layer Issue 34: Optimism, Avalanche, and Solana

Quick Take

  • In this weekly series, we dive into some of the most interesting data and developments across the Layer 1 blockchain landscape, from DeFi and bridges to network activity and funding
  • The L2 scaling protocol Optimism has launched its native governance token as the team looks to attract further adoption of its network, but challenges with supporting infrastructure remain
  • Avalanche and Solana have made progress on their own approaches to scaling, but they face the need to make additional technical advances before they can achieve sufficient stability at scale

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