Aeternity Blockchain

The Aeternity blockchain is well-known for its Sofia smart contracts, Fate Virtual Machine (VM) framework, state channel scaling technologies, and its own decentralized oracle and governance system. Aeternity is intended for usage in decentralized finance (DeFi), document, contract, invoice, and receipt management, payments, loans, blockchain-based identity, Internet of Things (IoT) blockchain identities and hardware, gaming, fungible and non-fungible tokens (NFTs), and other applications. Aeternity was founded in 2016, collected funds through a token sale in 2017, and debuted its mainnet in 2018.