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Blob Transactions

Blob transactions represent an innovative approach to data storage within the Ethereum network, offering significant enhancements in cost-effectiveness and scalability. Unlike traditional transactions, they operate outside the realm of the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM), alleviating the burden on its resources.

This novel methodology, part of the Ethereum’s Duncan Upgrade, not only streamlines transaction processing but also opens avenues for more efficient data management across the network via proto-danksharding (EIP-4844).

By reducing overhead costs and enhancing scalability, blob transactions are poised to play a pivotal role in the ongoing evolution of Ethereum’s infrastructure, fostering a more agile and resilient blockchain ecosystem.