Developing intensive computations across various blockchains often requires accessibility, portability, and guaranteed consensus. Cartesi is a Layer-2 blockchain platform for the development and deployment of scalable decentralized applications (DApps). DApps using Cartesi are more powerful, easier to build, and portable across multiple blockchains.

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Cartesi Details

Cartesi Features

Real world computations meet the blockchain.
Intensive computations require a realistic platform. Cartesi enables external computations to run on a RISC-V processor under a deterministic Linux operating system. Developers can use all the tools, libraries, and services they are already familiar with.

Portable across multiple blockchains.
Smart contracts running on different blockchains can formulate external computations in the exact same way in the Cartesi Node. This isolates complex computations from the details of specific blockchains, making them portable and providing security, immutability, and a payment system.

Guaranteed consensus.
External computations can be verified externally by all involved parties. Disputes are settled automatically by Cartesi. This requires negligible computation inside the blockchain, regardless of the size of the external computation.

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Cartesi Team

Erick de Moura
Erick de Moura

Chief Executive Officer

Augusto Teixeira, PhD
Augusto Teixeira, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer

Diego Nehab, PhD
Diego Nehab, PhD

Chief Technology Officer

Colin Steil
Colin Steil

Chief Operating Officer