The blockchain platform of the EOS Block.one announced the release of the second version of the Protocol of smart contracts EOSIO.
According to a press release, in EOSIO 2.0 has added various improvements to the virtual machine EOS, which will increase the efficiency of usage of system resources in the processing of smart contracts. According to the developers, the new version of VM performance will increase 16 times.
To enhance security was also included standards authentication WebAuthn that identificeret and sign transactions in browsers using a hardware device with no extension or additional software for applications EOSIO.
The update also offers the manufacturers of the blocks of the new method is reliable signature blocks with multiple keys and without transmitting sensitive data.
In addition, EOSIO 2.0 added a new web development tool, Quickstart Web IDE that will simplify the creation of applications the EOS.io and reduce the necessary system requirements, but it is still in the alpha stage of testing.
Despite all the efforts of the developers, after major updates, you may experience various failures, as in the case of hardforum Ethereum Istanbul, which would disrupt the work of hundreds of smart contracts.
text: Ivan Malichenko, photo: globalxchange