EP 26 - Anatoly Yakovenko | Building the Fastest Blockchain

This week I’m welcoming Anatoly Yakovenko on to Next with Novo. Toly is the founder and CEO of Solana, an open-source, decentralized blockchain. Initially released in 2019, Solana has grown to become the world’s first web-scale blockchain. Taking me back to the beginning, Toly explains his core innovation: Proof of History, which moves everything forward in both speed and capacity. Nowadays, there’s a large tradeoff between speed and security. Toly explains where Solana fits into this problem, and the promising opportunities to make hardware even faster. With rivalries growing, Toly hopes that blockchains remain diverse, maintaining a healthy level of competition and accelerating progress. Follow Anatoly on Twitter @aeyakovenko For more on Solana check out Solana.com Make sure to subscribe to my YouTube and Apple Podcasts channels so you don’t miss out on future episodes and follow me: YouTube: www.youtube.com/c/mikenovo/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3s74l5Y Spotify: https://spoti.fi/3sdPneD Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mikenovo/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/novogratz Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/novogratz/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mikenovogratz/ Next with Novo is the go-to resource for what's new and what's next. In this series, Mike Novogratz, influential investor, Wall Street Veteran, and CEO at Galaxy Digital, invites viewers to learn with him from the brightest minds behind disruptive businesses, prolific social movements, and technologies powering permissionless innovation. He deconstructs the stories and strategies from an eclectic brain-trust he believes will move markets, change systems, and shape our future. This podcast was recorded on September 30, 2021. The Next with Novo podcast is for informational purposes only. Nothing in this podcast constitutes an offer to buy or sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy or sell, any securities. The information in the podcast does not constitute investment, legal, or tax advice. The host is an affiliate of Galaxy Digital (host and Galaxy Digital together, the “Parties”), and the podcast represents the opinions of the host and/or guest and not necessarily that of Galaxy Digital. The Parties do not make any representation or warranty, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of any of the information therein. Each of the Parties expressly disclaims any and all liability relating to or resulting from the use of this information. Certain information in the podcast may have been obtained from published and non-published sources and has not been independently verified. The Parties may buy, sell or hold investments in some of the companies, digital assets or protocols discussed in this podcast. Except where otherwise indicated, the information in this video is based on matters as they exist as of the date of preparation and will not be updated.

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Next with Novo is the go-to resource for what's new and what's next. Each episode, Mike Novogratz, influential investor, Wall Street Veteran, and CEO at Galaxy Digital, invites his listeners to learn with him, from the best and brightest minds behind disruptive businesses, prolific social movements, and technologies powering permissionless innovation. Through intimate conversations, Novogratz deconstructs the stories and strategies from an eclectic brain-trust he believes will move markets, change systems, and shape our future.