What Are Nodes? — Nodes In a Nutshell

Lukas Wiesflecker
Apr 2 · 4 min read

Any virtual network consists of a set of nodes that are interconnected.
They perform various tasks and thus contribute to the achievement of goals.
In DLT applications such as Bitcoin, they are necessary to validate transactions.

Of particular importance to success are the full nodes, each of which stores the entire blockchain.