A summary of blockchain scaling

April 13, 2022, 10:10AM EDT

• 9 min read

Quick Take

  • Blockchain scaling has been a focal point since the congestion caused by CryptoKitties in 2017 and DeFi Summer in 2020
  • Up till now, most of the scaling solutions have been focused on deploying rollups and using alternative layer 1s
  • There are some novel approaches to tackle scaling, from data availability layers to layer 0 solutions
  • While most of these approaches differ in implementation, they share the common idea of abstracting responsibilities within a decentralized network

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