Blockchain Sharding Project Overview

#1

This thread is to give an overview for all blockchain sharding projects. (Updated by Feb. 2019)

Dead/Unreliable/No Progress Projects

Emotiq: Review

FAB: Review

IOST: Review1 Review2

Chainspace: Review

Alive Projects

Ethereum: Review

Zilliqa: Review

Quarkchain: Review

Harmony.One: Review(not started)

TOP Network(not open sourced): Review(not started)

NEAR Protocol: Review(not started)

Papers

OmniLedger: A Secure, Scale-Out, Decentralized Ledger via Sharding

RapidChain: Scaling Blockchain via Full Sharding

Monoxide: Scale Out Blockchain with Asynchronized Consensus Zones (not reviewed yet)

PolyShard: Coded Sharding Achieves Linearly Scaling Efficiency and Security Simultaneously (not reviewed yet)

#2

Reserved for material update.

The review is still in progress, please feel free to comment on the doc and we will summarize all comments to our second version.

#5

Very cool. It’d be nice to see a DAG project review at some point :slight_smile:

#6

We do have one for layer2 solutions but 3 or 4 DAG projects in progress. We are also looking for volunteers to write reviews for us so please let us know if you are interested in contributing!