PL EngRes Mission

Our mission is to scale & unlock new opportunities for IPFS, Filecoin + libp2p by onboarding the best developers and contributors in the world, unlocking breakthroughs in protocol utility & capability that drive large-scale adoption, and scaling network-native research & development across the PL Network.

Strategy and Goals

Our strategy centers around:

  1. Hyperscale the knowledgeable + aligned developers improving the PL Stack (IPFS, Filecoin, libp2p, IPLD, and more)
    1. Scale hiring & PL Launchpad
    2. Transition to default-open, network-native development
  2. Deliver robust, accessible storage & retrieval of data across IPFS & Filecoin
    1. Seamless PiB Onboarding
    2. Reliable Retrievals
    3. Supralinear Adoption
  3. Launch Network Breakthroughs that unlock user-defined programmability in Filecoin, Scalability and Decentralized Compute over Data
    1. FVM, Retrieval Markets, Consensus Scalability, Computation
  4. Keep critical team + network systems running smoothly
    1. Reliable releases, infra, & observability


PL EngRes Teams

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