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SoK: Off The Chain Transactions

  title={SoK: Off The Chain Transactions},
  author={Lewis Gudgeon and Pedro A. Moreno-Sanchez and Stefanie Roos and Patrick McCorry and Arthur Gervais},
  journal={IACR Cryptol. ePrint Arch.},
Blockchains have the potential to revolutionize markets and services, yet, currently exhibit high latencies and fail to handle loads comparable to those managed by traditional custodian financial systems. [] Key Method Categorizing the research into payment and state channels as well as commit-chains, we provide a comparison of the protocols and their properties. We contribute a systematization of the associated synchronization and routing protocols along with their privacy and security aspects. Contrary to…

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