Nchain intends to set up a neutral group to ensure bitcoin blockchain long-term progress
In April 17th, bitcoin unlimited and isolation of witness support rate is still no significant change. By 16:47 in the afternoon, according to data from Coin.dance, the current bitcoin mining pool bitcoin unlimited (BU) support rate of 38.4%; the isolation of witness support rate of 30.3%. Bitcoin unlimited still occupy the leading position.
Many of the current bitcoin mining pool have chosen to support bitcoin unlimited (BU), because the miners that BU can maintain the interests of bitcoin mining pool. However, expressed support for the BU business is not, there are few bitcoin enterprises jump out said it supports bitcoin unlimited.
The recent rumors are $300 million acquisition of Nchain group is the new supporters of bitcoin unlimited. Nchain is a dedicated bitcoin blockchain Technology Development Corporation, recently rumored to be high-tech private equity fund SICAV acquisition price to $300 million.
Nchain recently said it would promote the blockchain expansion plan, and not because of the emergence of bitcoin hard and reduce revenue branch. Nchain said the plans include the development of a new solution, follow the original idea of bitcoin blockchain, delete blocks artificially set size restrictions, in order to increase the bitcoin blockchain scalability and usage. (when the Cong bitcoin block in the design chain will block size is set to 1MB.)
With the Nchain team said, will set up a claim on the bitcoin network development and technical standards of the neutral group. Nchain believes that the development of the neutral group can help management agreement bitcoin industry, “to ensure the long-term progress of bitcoin blockchain.”