Ripple is a company that, through blockchain technology, has developed an asset exchange system in the form of IOU (I Owe You) and value (the XRP token).
A fast network
Transactions are faster – nearly 1500 per second according to Ripple’s site – but require much greater trust between the various actors in the system, which calls into question the de facto decentralization characteristic.
The network controlled by Ripple
There is a list of validators called UNL (Unique Node Lists) that recommends by default the nodes to which validators should connect. Of this list, about half of the nodes belong to Ripple.
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What is Ripple?
Ripple is a company that has developed an asset exchange system in the form of IOU (I Owe You) and value (the XRP token).
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What is Blockchain?
A blockchain is a numerical account book that uses cryptographic methods to structure data into blocks. Each operation within a blockchain is called a transaction.