Linea, developed by Consensys, is a transformative L2 network designed to improve Ethereum's usability. It achieves this by harnessing the power of zero-knowledge proofs, offering high-speed, low-cost transactions while maintaining Ethereum's security and scalability. Linea is EVM-compatible, enabling seamless migration of existing apps and the development of new dApps that can be used fast and cost-effectively.
Linea's efficiency is evident in its ability to handle hundreds of transactions per minute, ideal for applications like DeFi, GameFi, and NFT platforms that require rapid transaction processing. It also reduces gas fees significantly, making it attractive for activities involving multiple transactions, such as digital asset trading and DeFi participation. Moreover, Linea's compatibility with Ethereum's Virtual Machine simplifies the porting of existing dApps and the creation of new ones, ensuring a smooth transition and fostering innovation.
Since its mainnet launch in August, Linea has experienced remarkable growth. As the fastest-growing layer-two solution with ZK proofs, Linea demonstrates its potential to revolutionize Ethereum and the broader blockchain landscape, offering users and developers a more efficient and cost-effective blockchain experience.