About the Emerald category

This category is designated for development-related discussion about the Emerald ParaTime.

The Emerald ParaTime is our official EVM Compatible ParaTime providing smart contract environment with full EVM compatibility. As the official EVM compatible ParaTime on the Oasis Network, Emerald allows for:

  • Full EVM compatibility
  • Easy integration with EVM-based DApps, such as DeFi, NFT, Metaverse and crypto gaming
  • Scalability — increased throughput of transactions
  • Low-cost — 99%+ lower fees than Ethereum
  • Cross-chain bridge to enable cross-chain interoperability