#1 Cosmos Validator & Game of Stakes Winner stake.fish Enters Strategic Partnership With Band Protocol
Band Protocol is excited to announce a long-term partnership with stakefish, who provides enterprise-grade validator infrastructure for leading blockchain networks such as Cosmos, Tezos, Cardana, Storj, Algorand, and more stakefish are also the distinguished winners of Game of Stakes, the incentivized testnet for Cosmos.
stakefish is the most popular staking service on Cosmos with 6.92% cumulative share and has an immaculate track record in providing reliable validator infrastructure that supports other reputable blockchain networks such as Loom, Tezos, Storj, Algorand and Cardano. Band Protocol is excited to work with stakefish to build secure staking infrastructure and collaborate in community outreach under the guidance of their CEO, Chun Wang, who co-founded f2pool, the biggest Bitcoin and Ethereum mining pool.
“We are excited to support Band Protocol, a decentralized oracle framework for Web 3.0 applications. As on-chain applications, especially within the DeFi space, grow exponentially, we believe projects like Band Protocol will play an important role. We look forward to working together to expand Band Protocol’s ecosystem. are excited to support ”
JK, Strategy & Operations of stakefish
“To work closely with one of the biggest names in validator infrastructure and mining pools is extremely exciting for Band Protocol. We look forward to co-hosting many community initiatives with stakefish & Chun, one of the main pioneers for blockchain adoptions.“
Soravis Srinawakoon, CEO & Co-Founder of Band Protocol
We are proud to welcome stakefish, a key player in the validator space, to the Band Protocol ecosystem and share their values of decentralization, devotion and security for the blockchain space. Here are two key reasons why Band Protocol is thrilled to have strategic support stakefish:
- Expertise & Experience
With deep roots in the blockchain space and the guidance of a blockchain mining pioneer, stakefish is here to make the same impact on proof-of-stake blockchains. Their team invests engineering and community efforts with support projects to ensure the success of blockchains they support.
- Distributed Sentry Nodes
stakefish sentry and validator nodes are globally distributed to guarantee 24-hour coverage of the node infrastructure — any issues that arise can be monitored closely and addressed with minimal delay.
stakefish, who are known to “spend considerable time on due diligence” for each blockchain had four key reasons on why they will support Band Protocol in the long-term: technical background & focus, working product with established partnerships, new flexible & customizable data queries and Band Protocol’s focus on cross-chain solutions.
Join Our AMA With stakefish
To create a bridge between both communities and so that the Band Protocol community can get to know the stakefish team, we are incredibly excited to share that we’ll be hosting an AMA between both teams in the Band Protocol Telegram chat.
AMA in Band Protocol Telegram Group: Wednesday 1st of April, 17:00, Bangkok time (GMT +7).
Become a Band Protocol Validator
As a community member, you can also run a validator node on BandChain Phase 0 that is fully compatible with the Cosmos-SDK standard and help fill in a missing piece of the blockchain ecosystem that would allow many more expansive use-cases. Check out our technical guide below:
stakefish is a leading validator for Proof of Stake blockchains. Founder & CEO Wang Chun, who previously co-founded f2pool leverages his expertise to also provide security to Proof of Stake networks. stakefish is a node operator or validator on Cosmos, Tezos, Chainlink, Algorand, Loom Network, IRIS Network, Kusama, The OAN, BOS and Storj. The company is at the forefront of the staking economy, expanding their validator infrastructure to support different projects and creating fair opportunities for everyone to stake their cryptocurrencies.
About Band Protocol
Band Protocol is a decentralized oracle framework for Web3.0 applications. Band Protocol connects smart contracts with trusted off-chain information, provided through community-curated oracle data providers. Blockchains are enabled to connect to any web API with assured data integrity through dPoS economic incentives through one simple function call. Developers using Band Protocol will be able to easily build and manage off-chain oracles, reputation scores, identity management systems and much more.