An exceptionally fast, secure and scalable blockchain network
Solana is a blockchain network for distributed apps, marketplaces, and enterprise applications. Solana claims to be capable of performing more than 50k transactions per second throughput and 400 ms block time, making it one of the fastest blockchain platform on the markets.
Launched in 2018, Solana had five funding rounds, allowing them to raise more than $20M in total. Some of their investors are Reciprocal Ventures, Slow Ventures, Lyndon Rive, Foundation Capital, Distributed Global, Multicoin Capital, and Neo Global Capital. Solana headquarter is located in California, United States. They’ve been doing their development since 2018 and at the time of writing already have more than 127 validators on their network.