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zkSync Era

Blockchains (L2)
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What is zkSync Era?

zkSync Era is an L2 smart contract platform for decentralized applications on Ethereum. zkSync Era was founded by Matter Labs and launched in 2023.

How does zkSync Era work?

zkSync Era batches users' transactions and submits them to Ethereum together with a zero-knowledge proof, paying a share of the transaction fees to Ethereum validators (expense).

Who governs zkSync Era?

Matter Labs team owns and governs the protocol. Matter Labs' investors include a16z, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Blockchain Capital, etc.

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ExpenseL1 validators' share of fees$80L1 validatorsRevenuezkSync Era's share of fees$100Connects L1 validators and usersFeesTransaction fees$100Users
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