Digital Signal Processing


Bitcoin With Heterogeneous Block Sizes: A Scaling Proposal

Authors: Santi J. Vives

We propose a bitcoin generalization as a solution to the problem of scalability. The block is redefined as a sequence of sub-blocks of increasing sizes that coexist as different levels of compromise between decentralization and transactions throughput. Miners and users can decide individually the size they use without affecting others.

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[v1] 2018-05-02 17:02:30
[v2] 2018-05-03 13:48:04

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