Delegated Proof of Stake

Having covered DPoW, let’s move on to the other side of Satoshi Plus consensus, DPoS.

DPoS allows holders of both CORE tokens and bitcoin [4] to vote and participate in the election of the validator set by delegating their holdings to their preferred validators. Because there is only a very small minimum staking requirement (of one CORE token), all CORE holders can contribute to the governance of the Core network. On the bitcoin-staking side, the present configuration stipulates a minimum staking requirement of 0.01 BTC (but this can be adjusted in the future through a governance vote).

Holders of both CORE token and bitcoin can delegate their CORE tokens to particular validators at

[4] If you’re curious about how this bitcoin staking works, check out the “Non-Custodial Bitcoin Staking” section here:

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