The last few months have been very exciting for the Orbs project, with the rollout of Orbs 3.0.
Orbs 3.0 introduces 2 major protocol upgrades, which are already live and running on the Orbs network:
Some of you may have noticed the above network upgrades already reflected in the Orbs network status page -
In case you haven't, no problem, that’s what I’m here for!
Here is a short overview of the revamped Orbs status page…
As of march 2022, Orbs network supports staking on Polygon network as well as Ethereum, for Delegators and Guardians.
Staking on Polygon addressed one of the key feedback items from the community following the V2 launch: high costs for Orbs Delegators on Ethereum as a result of gas spikes. Since launch, Polygon staking has been extremely well-received by the community, boosting inclusion and participation of Orbs token holders in the Orbs PoS.
The status page monitors key parameters of the Orbs PoS and the proper operation of the Orbs Guardians’ nodes.
Here are some key things to look at:
A quick glance at the Status page in un-expanded mode can confirm if the network is functioning properly - if everything is in order it will show up green.
At the top of the page you will find the addition of Matic contracts:
In addition, status for each Guardian node is also displayed according to his order in the committee.
The expanded view will display the following additional information:
The Orbs team recently introduced two new services as part of Orbs L3: Orbs VM and Orbs Lambda. As development on these new services advances, additional adjustments will be added to the status page.
The first phase includes the following information:
That's all for now!
Stay tuned for more information and updates in the official Orbs Telegram channel.