Welcome to our December newsletter!
Last month was action-packed, and we're excited to fill you in on the highlights. On a side note, our team is growing rapidly — don't miss your chance to be part of it. Head over to our careers page to apply now!
InfStones Secures SOC 2 Type I Attestation, Bolstering Security and Trust in Blockchain Infrastructure
InfStones, a leading blockchain infrastructure provider, is thrilled to announce it has achieved a significant milestone in security and trust by securing the SOC 2 Type I attestation. This certification, a rigorous assessment of security, availability, and processing integrity, solidifies InfStones' adherence to industry best practices and alignment with AICPA standards. It enhances client trust, validates InfStones' robust security measures against emerging threats, and reinforces its commitment to transparency and reliability. It signifies a step forward in InfStones' mission to pioneer Web3 innovation through secure and robust blockchain solutions. Read the full article here.
Launching the BlocGuardians Bug Bounty Program: A New Chapter in Blockchain Security
Here at InfStones we are thrilled to announce the launch of the BlocGuardians Bug Bounty Program, marking a new chapter in blockchain security. This program, born from community collaboration and enhanced by the recent SOC 2 Type I attestation, invites developers and blockchain enthusiasts to contribute to the platform's robust security. InfStones' commitment to a worry-free environment through a layered security approach is further strengthened by this initiative. The program rewards participants for identifying potential security weaknesses, ensuring the continuous evolution and integrit of InfStones' products within the dynamic blockchain landscape. Read the full article here.
Puffer Finance Selects InfStones For Strategic Collaboration In Testnet Phase
Puffer Finance, an innovative Ethereum blockchain staking protocol, has selected InfStones for a strategic collaboration during their Testnet phase. InfStones will offer its blockchain infrastructure expertise to optimize Puffer's protocol, known for its first native Liquid Restaking Protocol (nLRP) on EigenLayer. This partnership is fueled by Puffer's advanced anti-slashing technology and InfStones' proven track record in blockchain infrastructure, marking a significant advancement in Ethereum's ecosystem. InfStones' role in enhancing Puffer's product line and securing a smooth launch is pivotal, reflecting a shared vision for a decentralized future. Read the full article here.
EigenLayer's Next Breakthrough: Unlock the Power of Staking with Data Availability Layer Operators
EigenLayer, an innovative Ethereum re-staking protocol, has announced the launch of the second phase of its mainnet for the first half of 2024. This significant update will allow users to delegate their staked Ether (ETH) to operators of EigenDA, a cutting-edge data availability solution. This integration aims to bolster the protocol's security and facilitate the use of rollups—secondary scaling solutions—for improved scalability. The first phase of EigenLayer's mainnet, launched in June, laid the groundwork for this advancement. InfStones' role as a node operator underscores its commitment to blockchain advancement and the dynamic evolution of the industry.
Lava Protocol's Recent Triumph: Spearheading Public RPC with Evmos and Axelar
Lava Protocol's launch of the Incentivized Public RPC (ipRPC) initiative, especially on Evmos and Axelar, marks a significant expansion and community engagement phase. The first month post-launch saw impressive growth, with over 80 active RPC providers now in the Axelar community. Top performers on Evmos like silent, STAVR, and hereWeGo enhanced service quality, while community MVPs like Appieasahbie, LiveRaven, and Stake Village were pivotal in community support and improvement. Here at InfStones, as Lava’s trustednode infrastructure provider, are committed and enthusiastic about contributing to Lava Protocol's vision of a more interconnected blockchain infrastructure.
Update: Lido's DVT Integration Vote Passes, Marking a New Era in Ethereum Staking
Lido Finance, a leader in Ethereum liquid staking, has recently passed a key vote to integrate "Simple Distributed Validator Technology" (DVT) in partnership with Obol Network and SSV Network. This integration, marking a new era in Ethereum staking, cements Lido's dominant position, managing nearly one-third of all staked Ethereum, valued at over $57 billion. The DVT module enhances security, resilience, and diversity in Ethereum's staking environment. InfStones proudly supports Lido in this endeavor, highlighting our mutual commitment to a secure, decentralized Ethereum ecosystem. This significant developmentnot only fortifies Lido's leadership but also propels Ethereum's role in decentralized finance.
InfStones is an advanced, enterprise-grade Platform as a Service (PaaS) blockchain infrastructure provider trusted by the top blockchain companies in the world. InfStones’ AI-based infrastructure provides developers worldwide with a rugged, powerful node management platform alongside an easy-to-use API. With over 20,000 nodes supported on over 80 blockchains, InfStones gives developers all the control they need - reliability, speed, efficiency, security, and scalability - for cross-chain DeFi, NFT, GameFi, and decentralized application development.
InfStones is trusted by the biggest blockchain companies in the world including Binance, CoinList, BitGo, OKX, Chainlink, Polygon, Harmony, and KuCoin, among a hundred other customers. InfStones is dedicated to developing the next evolution of a better world through limitless Web3 innovation.