The first official testnet of the IOTA 2.0 network. The Pollen network is primarily a research testbed for validating concepts for IOTA 2.0.
12 October 2020
Basic snapshot functionality for the GoShimmer prototype to remove the need to store the full ledger state.
An initial implementation of our sybil protection mechanism. A stake mechanism required for voting, autopeering, and rate control.
Mana-based rate control
A mana-based mechanism for rate control.
Tip selection based on Uniformly-Random Tip Selection.
FPC with DRNG
An implementation of FPC using DRNG.
An updated version of the protocol that allows for seamless, automatic peering with other randomly-chosen IOTA nodes.
An interface for sending send data (0 value) transactions and querying the Tangle.
Network layer for sending and receiving new transactions.
An initial mechanism for rate control. This is not based on mana.
A mechanism for keeping track of the Tangle's ledger state.
An initial implementation of FPC, without reliance on the DRNG, mana, and timestamp components.
An interface for sending send value transactions and querying the Tangle.