Ethereum update: Getting Deep Into Geth: Why Syncing Ethereum Node Is Slow
Downloading the blocks is just a small part. There is a lot of stuff going on…
This post marks the first in a new ***Getting deep into Series*** I am starting in an effort to provide a deeper understanding of the internal workings and other cool stuff about Ethereum and blockchain in general which you will not find easily on the web.
In this post we are going to dive into the details of what’s happening behind the scenes when you sync an Ethereum node.
Checkout the full article here: [https://hackernoon.com/getting-deep-into-geth-why-syncing-ethereum-node-is-slow-1edb04f9dc5](https://hackernoon.com/getting-deep-into-geth-why-syncing-ethereum-node-is-slow-1edb04f9dc5)
Ethereum is a decentralized platform that runs smart contracts: applications that run exactly as programmed without any possibility of downtime, censorship, fraud or third-party interference.
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