Ethereum Sharding Biweekly Development Update # 9 — Prysmatic Labs

Raul Jordan
Jul 24, 2018 · 8 min read

Rebranding as an Ethereum 2.0 Team

Credits Hsiao-Wei Wang and the Ethereum Team

Renaming Geth-Sharding to Prysm

Merged Code, Pull Requests, and Issues

Local Networked P2P Merged

Validator Registration Contract and Deployment Tool Complete

Beacon State Transition Function & Validator Shuffling

Proof-of-Work Mainchain Interactions for Beacon Chain Node

Updated Documentation Including Bazel

Upcoming Work

Block Proposals & Processing

Beacon Chain Sync

PoS Slashing Mechanism and Rewards

Private Key Management of Beacon Node

Integrating Beacon Chain With Our Previous Sharding Client Code

New Grant!

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Official, Prysmatic Labs Ether Donation Address

Official, Prysmatic Labs ENS Name

Prysmatic Labs

Implementing Ethereum 2.0 - Full Proof of Stake + Sharding

Raul Jordan

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Building Ethereum 2.0 @prylabs | CS @Harvard

Prysmatic Labs

Implementing Ethereum 2.0 - Full Proof of Stake + Sharding