Cardano developer Input Output Hong Kong (IOHK) reveals that it has successfully rolled out a testnet that will play a key role in the smart contract integration of the fifth-largest crypto asset.
In a new tweet, IOHK tells its 122,800 followers that Alonzo Blue, which is the first of three development stages aimed toward the launch of smart contract capabilities for Cardano, is up and running.
“Today, we are delighted to report we have successfully spun up the first testnet in our Alonzo rollout. Alonzo Blue is our early alpha network, providing core Alonzo-node networking capability.
We’ve now started the process of onboarding a small, select group of SPOs (stake pool operators) & Plutus Pioneers to help lay the foundations. “
Cardano’s roadmap en route to the launch of smart contract capabilities will be followed by Alonzo White and Alonzo Purple.
“It’s a 30-60-90-day plan. What this actually means is that you start off with Blue. It’s a little