AIOZ Network Upgrade & Hardfork v1.3.0

AIOZ Network Upgrade & Hardfork v1.3.0

AIOZ Network is delighted to announce that we will perform upgrades to the AIOZ Network Blockchain. The AIOZ Network Upgrade & Hardfork v1.3.0 will be enabled at Block 5,333,000 on December 25, 2022 | 03:00 GMT

To ensure the safety of users' funds throughout the upgrade process, we will temporarily suspend the Transfer, Staking, and Bridging Assets programs on AIOZ Web Wallet on December 25, 2022, | 01:00 GMT

AIOZ Network Upgrade & Hardfork v1.3.0

  • Cosmos IBC Module for IBC Operation & Governance

Cosmos-Ready to begin to operate and maintain IBC Relayers

  • Cosmos SDK v0.46.7

Upgrades the AIOZ Network to the latest version of Cosmos SDK v0.46.7

  • Ethermint v0.20.0

Ethermint is a scalable and interoperable EVM Smart Contract module, built on Proof-of-Stake with fast finality using the Cosmos SDK. This integration is the foundation for enabling Smart Contract in AIOZ Network

  • IBC-Go Module to v5.1.0

Adding new feature - v1 of Fee Middleware module, which is an in-protocol incentivization mechanism for IBC Relayers

AIOZ Validators: Join the AIOZ Network Upgrade & Hardfork v1.3.0

The upgrade v1.3.0 is essential to enhance the performance of the AIOZ Network, enable Cosmos IBC modules, and implement code-base optimization.

We are calling for validators & nodes in AIOZ Network v1.0.0 to upgrade their binary to v1.3.0. Below are steps on how to upgrade your validator manually. Please follow this link to download the latest version of the nodes

  1. At Block 5,333,000, all validator nodes running old versions will be stopped automatically.
  2. Replace the old version node with the latest one
  3. Restart your validator node

You can also use Cosmovisor to automate the upgrading process. Please follow this tutorial for installation & usage of Cosmovisor

About the AIOZ Network

AIOZ Network is an Infrastructure Web3 Media Blockchain.

AIOZ Network is a Layer-1 Interoperable Blockchain compatible with Ethereum Virtual Machine Smart Contracts built on Solidity. It works with the Inter-Blockchain Communication (IBC) protocol, allowing it to connect to and exchange data and more with other COSMOS-based blockchains.

The AIOZ Network Blockchain enables 1-Click Porting of Interoperable dApps, provides Instant Finality with Low TX fees while leveraging a Multi-Chain Architecture with Infinite Horizontal Scalability.

As a Web3 Peer-to-Peer Nodes-Powered Distributed Decentralized Content Delivery Network (dCDN), AIOZ Network rewards Edge Nodes’ computational resources for storing, transcoding, and streaming digital media content.