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Ethereum sidechain solution SKALE Labs releases DevNet

by Matteo Leibowitz

February 13, 2019, 1:00PM EDT  ·  5 min read

Quick Take

  • SKALE Labs has launched the SKALE DevNet, a production quality sidechain test network 
  • SKALE’s S-Chains offer magnitudes of order throughput improvement over Ethereum’s Layer 1
  • The SKALE team is expected to announce validator requirements and reward structure in mid-March, with a Mainnet launch anticipated in Q3 2019

by Matteo Leibowitz

February 13, 2019, 1:00PM EDT  ·  5 min read

SKALE Labs Inc today announced the launch of SKALE DevNet, a production quality sidechain test network that will act as a secure, developer friendly testing environment leading up to the SKALE Mainnet launch in Q3 2019.

Following the launch, developers at this week’s ETHDenver Hackathon will be able to run Ethereum dApps on the SKALE DevNet in a fully integrated manner with Ethereum and other related Web3 infrastructure and tooling.