A picture is worth a thousand words when it comes to describing the complex Skycoin ecosystem and its many components
This is a selection of infographics created by the Skycoin community. These images help to simplify the Skycoin platform and describe the complex interactions between the many components of the Skycoin ecosystem.
1. The Pyramid
Pyramids are often used to depict hierarchical structures. Here we see the Skycoin platform built upon strong foundations that include Obelisk, Fiber, CX, and the $SKY currency itself. Above this we have Skycoin’s hardware infrastructure including Skyminers, antennas and hardware wallets. And at the top we see a range of Skycoin applications including Skywire, KittyCash, the Skycoin BBS, and the various ICOs and projects running on Skycoin Fiber.
2. The Use Cases
3. Ecosystem Flowchart
This infographic illustrates the flow of data and services between each of the Skycoin ecosystem’s components.
4. Skycoin CX Ecosystem
CX is Skycoin’s powerful new blockchain programming language. This infographic depicts the interactions between CX, Fiber, the CX Libraries, and the Skycoin currency.
5. Skywire Competitor Analysis
This infographic compares Skywire to 17 potential competitors. A detailed analysis can be found here: Skywire Competitor Analysis.
6. Skywire Model Town
This infographic shows how Skywire infrastructure might be deployed in a typical town. Antennas on rooftops allow homes to connect wirelessly to the Skywire meshnet. Mobile users connect to Skywire wi-fi hotspots. Elevated antennas on hilltops connect to neighboring towns. Backhaul links to the legacy Internet are provided by colocation centers.
7. Skycoin Utopia
This infographic depicts a utopian world running on Skycoin and Skywire.
8. Two Ways to Connect
This infographic compares two ways to connect to the Internet. The old way via expensive centralized legacy ISPs, and the new way via the decentralized and free Skywire mesh network.
9. Understanding Skywire and Skycoin
Finally, this infographic helps to explain Skycoin’s major components including Skywire, Skyminers, Antennas and Coin Hours.
If you have any questions about these infographics, or if you’d like learn more about the Skycoin ecosystem, then be sure to visit the Skycoin Telegram groups below.
Sky Fiber: https://t.me/Skyledger
CX General: https://t.me/Skycoin_CX
CX Labs: https://t.me/CXLabs
CX Game Dev: https://t.me/Skycoin_Game_Dev
Skycoin Rewards: https://t.me/SkycoinRewards
Price Discussion: https://t.me/SkycoinTrading