Category: Zcash (ZEC)

Cultivating Sapling: Faster zk-SNARKs

Zcash’s next major upgrade, codenamed Sapling, will feature a set of groundbreaking performance improvements for our shielded transactions. In the last blog post of this series, we talked about a new elliptic curve for zk-SNARKs called BLS12-381, as well as new proving systems and other algorithms.

Matthew Green, Ian Miers …

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