The 4 users of the network can be described as follows:
- Strong passive stakers have a large percentage of overall stake in the platform,
yet do not generate transactions. They run a node to validate transactions, and in
turn receive transaction rewards.
- Passive stakers are smaller (individual) actors holding tokens with the aim to sell
for a higher price in the future, staking their smaller percentages to support the
- Passive clients run transactions and use the platform for its services without
actually having a stake in the network. Note that if transaction fees become relatively large, these clients will incur significant running costs for using the platform.
- Joint Business Builders are clients that are actively participating and having a
stake in the network.