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Axelar Announces Partnership with Cosmostation to Unlock Cross-Chain Liquidity

Axelar Announces Partnership with Cosmostation to Unlock Cross-Chain Liquidity

Axelar is excited to announce that Cosmostation will be joining their growing ecosystem as an official validator partner. Cosmostation is an enterprise-level validator node operator and end-user application provider, and will work to secure the Axelar network as a top-tier validator while providing end-user applications such as Mintscan and Cosmostation wallets.“We’re thrilled to work alongside…

Axelar Brings New Assets and Trading Options to Pangolin

Axelar Brings New Assets and Trading Options to Pangolin

Axelar is excited to announce a partnership with Pangolin, a decentralized exchange (DEX) for Avalanche and Ethereum assets. Axelar’s advanced infrastructure will allow Pangolin to access assets from major Layer 1s including the Cosmos Hub, Terra, Bitcoin and more. This integration will enable Pangolin to support deep liquidity pools for new trading pairs like ATOM/UST,…

Axelar Network Announces Keplr Wallet Integration with Cosmos Ecosystem

Axelar Network Announces Keplr Wallet Integration with Cosmos Ecosystem

Axelar has entered into a new partnership with Keplr, the largest Cosmos interchain wallet. The partnership will integrate the Keplr wallet into the Axelar network to unlock liquidity within the Cosmos ecosystem and beyond. Kepler allows users to manage their assets, access decentralized applications (dApps) and stake tokens from Secret Network, Cosmos Hub, Kava and…

Axelar to Enable Cross-Chain Communication on Polygon

Axelar to Enable Cross-Chain Communication on Polygon

Axelar is excited to announce their plans to integrate with Polygon, to bring scaled cross-chain interoperability to both users and dApp builders on the platform. The blockchain space has experienced tremendous growth recently, from NFTs to novel chains and applications, yet still lacks a universal interoperability connector. Axelar solves this by allowing heterogeneous chains to…

A Technical Introduction to the Axelar Network

A Technical Introduction to the Axelar Network

What is the Axelar network?Axelar network is a decentralized state machine responsible for facilitating cross-chain requests. The network supports a few key protocols, such as Cross-Chain Gateway Protocol (CGP). CGP is at the heart of the system and allows us to easily onboard new chains with no constraints on the consensus rules and transfer information across…

Axelar AMA: From Inception to Testnet

Axelar AMA: From Inception to Testnet

On Tuesday, July 2nd, Axelar held its first Ask Me Anything (AMA) on YouTube, where CEO and co-founder Sergey Gorbunov answered community questions and discussed the journey from inception to testnet. Below is a full summary of the discussion as well as some questions that came from the chat that were not addressed in the AMA.Thanks…

Incentivized Testnet FAQs

Incentivized Testnet FAQs

Incentivized testnet FAQs With the launch of Axelar’s incentivized testnet signups last month, the team was thrilled at the excitement and engagement we received from the community.

Testnet Community Recap

Testnet Community Recap

One month ago Axelar announced that the signups for the incentivized testnet had opened, to incredible support from the community.…

Introducing Axelar Network

Introducing Axelar Network

In the last few posts (I, II) we looked at the existing interoperability landscape and the properties needed from scalable cross-chain communication networks. In this article we’ll introduce Axelar network, our protocol stack, and platform.…

Axelar to Integrate Terra with Major Blockchain Ecosystems

Axelar to Integrate Terra with Major Blockchain Ecosystems

Axelar is pleased to announce plans to plug-in Terra into its decentralized network and protocol. The integration will enable users to frictionlessly bridge Terra’s native assets, like TerraUSD and LUNA, to other major blockchains…

The Foundation of Cross-Chain Communication

The Foundation of Cross-Chain Communication

In the last post, we discussed the existing blockchain interoperability landscape and looked at the core principles of network interconnectivity developed by Cerf and Kahn during the evolution of the Internet.…

Why Blockchain Interoperability is just a Buzzword

Why Blockchain Interoperability is just a Buzzword

And why existing blockchain networks are still like the Internet networks in the early 80s.Everyday, we browse websites and interact with different content from dozens of servers, networks, and geographic locations.…