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An Introduction to the Axelar Network

An Introduction to the Axelar Network

Diagram of the Axelar technology stack: a set of developer tools and APIs atop a decentralized network providing universal routing, translation and security between any two blockchains.Introduction and ContextWeb3 is in its infancy, despite massive growth in demand and usage. Novel consensus mechanisms and smart contract languages are supporting new decentralized applications that aim to serve…

Axelar-tokenomics

Introducing the AXL Token

Axelar is the universal overlay network, securely connecting all blockchain ecosystems, applications, assets and users to deliver Web3 interoperability. The security risks in interoperability are real. Decentralization is key to providing secure blockchain infrastructure. The AXL token is what makes that decentralization possible.The Axelar Foundation has published a post with full details of the token…

Pangolin AMA Recap: The Limitless Possibility of Interoperability

Pangolin AMA Recap: The Limitless Possibility of Interoperability

In advance of our mainnet launch in February, we held an AMA on Twitter with Pangolin Exchange. Pangolin is a community-driven, decentralized exchange (DEX) running on the Avalanche Network, which supports all Avalanche and Ethereum tokens. Pangolin recently integrated with Axelar, with the goal of leveraging our interoperability protocol to support deep liquidity pools for…

Announcing The Launch of Satellite

Announcing The Launch of Satellite

Today we are proud to announce the launch of Satellite, one of the first ecosystem applications powered by the Axelar Network. Satellite is a decentralized cross-chain asset transfer application, which enables users to transfer assets they hold on a source chain to an address on a different destination chain.Upon launch, Satellite will support the transfer…

Transfer Terra assets to EVM chains using Satellite

Transfer Terra assets to EVM chains using Satellite

As we begin to bring greater cross-chain interoperability to the blockchain space, one of our early initiatives is the simple transfer of assets across chains. We recently announced the launch of Satellite, a newly-released application that enables users to easily transfer assets across chains through an intuitive web-based UI. This writeup is a step-by-step walkthrough…

Axelar Newsletter — Mainnet Rollout Begins Announcement

Axelar Newsletter — Mainnet Rollout Begins Announcement

Axelar Newsletter — Mainnet Rollout Begins Announcement(Archived email newsletter from January 11th, 2022)Today, we are proud to announce that Axelar is taking another step forward in our mission to connect Web3.Over a year of hard work by the team and our partners has gone into developing the network. While we are just getting started, this is a major milestone…

Axelar Newsletter — December Edition

Axelar Newsletter — December Edition

Axelar Newsletter — December EditionAs 2021 comes to a close, this month’s newsletter recaps key milestones from the year and shares some of the latest updates from the Axelar team.Screenshot from coinhippo representing the live Axelar test network connecting Ethereum, Fantom, Polygon, Moonbeam, Avalanche and other EVM-based chains. More on the testnet here.What We’ve Built in 2021A Decentralized Network, Protocols, APIsAxelar…