Smart-Contract
Engine for
Polkadot

Gear protocol is an advanced WASM based smart contract platform capable of being deployed as a Kusama and Polkadot parachain , that enables developers to deploy their dApps in under 5 minutes in the easiest and most efficient way possible.

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What is Gear?

Gear is creating a network to make deploying on Polkadot as easy & efficient as possible.

This will enable developers to build their dApps on Polkadot and Kusama, to take advantage of the benefits of their respective ecosystems, without the traditional significant time and financial expenses.

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Easy
to Develop

The main engine of the Gear network is a smart contract module. In Gear’s case, any smart contract is a WebAssembly program compiled in different languages, such as Rust, C, C++, etc. It has a low entry barrier for developers from outside the crypto world because they can build smart contracts in a familiar environment. It is easier for developers to experiment with smart-contract programming languages.

  • Persistent memory for immutable programs
  • Asynchronous message handling
  • A minimal, intuitive, and sufficient API surface for blockchain context
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Easy
To Scale

The problem with becoming a Polkadot parachain is that there is an extremely high entry cost as thousands of projects are competing against each other to win one of a limited number of slots. On top of that, deploying as a parachain can be very time consuming and in some cases, it can even take up to a year!

However by deploying on Gear, developers can launch their dApps easily & efficiently and enter the interoperable Polkadot ecosystem without having to win an auction or become a parachain. This means that developers can enter one of the most promising blockchain networks without having to cough up the significantly high financial and time costs.

Gear makes deploying your dApps cheap, fast and efficient.

Our Backers

blockchange
tree arrows
hashkey group
lemniscap
mechanism capital
di ventures
distributed global
bitscale capital
elysium
the lao
spartan
signum capital

Gear up, let's build!

Below are a few examples of the most common use cases for building on the Gear Network. To make your life easier, we’ve already curated some solutions that you can model and tinker with to make your project unique to you. Explore, have fun and begin working on building your dApp that'll change the world!

Decentralized Finance (DeFi)

A blockchain based form of finance that does not rely on centralized financial institutions, instead utilizing smart contracts and blockchain technology to empower users and transcend borders.
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Decentralized Autonomous Orgs (DAOs)

An innovative organization represented by rules encoded into smart contracts that runs autonomously and without the requirement of centralised individuals and parties.
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Non-fungible Tokens (NFTs)

A way to represent any asset on the blockchain, to enable easier and more efficient trade and management.
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Staking

A method that enables people to lock some of their cryptocurrencies as a way to contribute to securing a blockchain network.
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Wallets

A device, program or service that securely stores an individual's cryptocurrency without third party sovereignty.
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Tools&Explorers

A search engine that allows you to search for a particular piece of information on a blockchain.
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Web3/eCommerce

The third generation of internet services for websites and applications that will focus on using blockchain-based technology to provide more intelligent, connected and open services.
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Oracles

An important third party service that provides blockchains and smart contracts with “off-chain” data from the physical world.
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