The Solana End Game | Anatoly Yakovenko & Lucas Bruder

Gm! This week we invite Anatoly Yakovenko & Lucas Bruder to the show for a discussion on the current state of Solana. We deep dive into the transaction problem as on chain volumes have exploded in recent months. Toly & Lucas explore the solutions that could help to increase chain performance & what's next for Solana. Enjoy!


Follow Anatoly: https://twitter.com/aeyakovenko

Follow Lucas: https://twitter.com/buffalu__

Follow Mert: https://twitter.com/0xMert_

Follow Dan: https://twitter.com/smyyguy


Try 3 months FREE of Helium Mobile with the code LIGHTSPEEDMOBILE: hellohelium.com

Experience a new phone service that uses the Helium Network – a decentralized wireless network built by the people – AND the nation’s largest 5G network. Drastically save costs while you enjoy unlimited talk, text, and data for just $20/month. Plus, you can earn MOBILE tokens for sharing where you use your phone the most.


Subscribe on YouTube: https://bit.ly/43o3Syk

Subscribe on Apple: https://apple.co/3OhiXgV

Subscribe on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/3OkF7PD

Get top market insights and the latest in crypto news. Subscribe to Blockworks Daily Newsletter: https://blockworks.co/newsletter/


(00:00) Introduction

(01:54) Solana Chain Performance

(12:05) Helium Mobile

(13:08) The Criticism's Of Stake Weight QoS

(24:59) The QoS Patch Rollout

(27:31) Solana's TPS Problem

(31:40) The End State For Priority Fees

(35:00) Blocks Should Always Be Full

(43:45) The Solana End State

(52:33) Wen Dynamic Rent Fee?

(58:54) Solana Restaking

(01:05:07) MEV On Solana

(01:08:54) Firedancer



Lightspeed was kickstarted by a grant from the Solana Foundation.

Nothing said on Lightspeed is a recommendation to buy or sell securities or tokens. This podcast is for informational purposes only, and any views expressed by anyone on the show are solely our opinions, not financial advice. Mert, Garrett and our guests may hold positions in the companies, funds, or projects discussed.

Other Podcasts from our Network