Achieving 1 Million Bitcoin Transactions per Second

Posted on Oct 27, 2018
by Peter Pietzuch , Joshua Lind , Ittay Eyal , Emin Gun Sirer , and Oded Naor

Teechain is a layer two payment network that offers high performance and strong security for blockchains and cryptocurrencies. In this blogpost we evaluate the performance of Teechain for the Bitcoin network: we look at the maximum throughput of several Teechain payment networks and measure...

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Do We Need Distributed Stream Processing?

Posted on May 14, 2018
by Peter Pietzuch , Panagiotis Garefalakis , Alexandros Koliousis , Holger Pirk , and Georgios Theodorakis

In the era of big data and AI, many data-intensive applications exhibit requirements that cannot be satisfied by traditional batch processing models.
Streaming applications, such as click stream analytics, IoT data processing,...

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