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Ankr Partners with Pocket Network to Advance Decentralized Web3 Infrastructure

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 16:35
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Vladislav Sopov
Ankr, blockchain nodes provider, integrates Pocket Network (POKT) for better performance and cross-blockchain interoperability
Ankr Partners with Pocket Network to Advance Decentralized Web3 Infrastructure
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Two large-scale blockchain data platforms have entered into a long-term strategic collaboration to optimize data processes and advance interoperability of cross-network systems.

Ankr inks partnership with Pocket Network

Today, May 26, 2022, blockchain nodes provider Ankr and Web3 data ecosystem Pocket Network announced that their technical collaboration kicks off.

With this integration, Pocket Network becomes one of the nodes providers for Ankr; thus, Pocket Network is now an integral part of one of the largest ecosystems in the "Blockchain-as-a-Service" segment.

With this collaboration, the web developers, crypto entrepreneurs and decentralized applications team will be able to deploy their software to a more optimized and powerful technical basis.

Greg Gopman, the chief marketing officer at Ankr, stresses that the new collaboration is a crucial step for the entire Web3 segment as it unlocks amazing opportunities for all types of dApps:

Bringing Pocket onto the Ankr Protocol marks a new era of coverage and decentralization for Ankr and our clients. We love what Pocket has started and the passionate community they’ve fostered. We’re thrilled to have them join on our journey to create the best Web3 Infrastructure solutions 

Pocket Network traffic spikes in first week of partnership

By May 2022, Pocket Network infrastructure boasts 44,000 nodes; it is one of the most populatr nodes providers for the ecosystems of Harmony and IoTeX blockchains.

In the first day of the partnership, traffic on Harmony and IoTeX nodes jumped by 30%; this is a splendid milestone of Pocket Network's path to massive adoption.

Increased traffic on Pocket Network ecosystem amplifies the value of its core native token, POKT.

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Blockchain Analyst & Writer with scientific background. 6+ years in IT-analytics, 3+ years in blockchain.

Worked in independent analysis as well as in start-ups (, Monoreto, Attic Lab etc.)