The Advantages of Decentralization

MEDICIGlobal Head of Content

Most of us are well aware of the concept of decentralized systems. However, amidst the hype over applications, we may not dive into the contextuality of those applications. This time, I’d like to share a curious presentation by Vitalik Buterin, who puts decentralization into context, explaining different kinds of decentralization and why they make sense in one area and don’t in others.

The Advantages of Decentralization by Vitalik Buterin

In his presentation on the advantages of decentralization, Buterin provides:

  • A definition of decentralization
  • Why decentralize
  • Types of decentralization
  • Benefits of various types of decentralization depending on the application case
  • Charts, examples, examples, and more examples

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Elena Mesropyan

MEDICIGlobal Head of Content

Elena is a research professional with a background in social sciences and extensive experience in consumer behavior studies and marketing analytics. She is passionate about technologies enabling financial inclusion for underprivileged and vulnerable groups of the population around the world. Elena has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Women in FinTech 2018. Prior, she has been ranked in the Women in FinTech Powerlist 2017.