Updated thoughts on “modular blockchains”

  • Execution: rollup
  • Settlement: ethereum
  • Data: ethereum
  • Execution: rollup
  • Settlement: ethereum
  • Data: ethereum
  • History: rollup & others
  • Execution: ethereum
  • Settlement: ethereum
  • Data: ethereum
  • History: ethereum
  • Execution: enshrined rollups (e.g. zkEVM, or optimistic enshrined rollups post-statelessness) [Note: I used to call these “canonical rollups” in my older articles before “enshrined rollups” was coined by Justin Drake.]
  • Settlement: enshrined settlement layer (e.g. EL)
  • Data: enshrined data layer (e.g. danksharding)
  • History: enshrined history layer (e.g. enshrined Portal Network?)
  • Execution: volition
  • Settlement: ethereum
  • Data: ethereum, zkPorter, Celestia, Polygon Avail, adamantium etc.
  • History: the data layers’ respective solutions, the volition, or not

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