ETH 2.0 moves closer to fruition as devs set Altair upgrade for October By Cointelegraph


ETH 2.0 moves closer to fruition as devs set Altair upgrade for October

The network’s long-planned upgrade to a scalable, proof-of-stake consensus model grows closer as developers set a date for the Altair upgrade.

Altair, which is described as the first mainnet upgrade to the Beacon Chain, is scheduled to take place at epoch 74240, or roughly Oct. 27, according to Ethereum Foundation researcher Danny Ryan.