Elrond is an optimized blockchain architecture designed to improve the throughput and execution speed. The main goal is to bring up the performance levels of a decentralized network and have it compete with the centralized ones on a more equal footing. ''Years from now, we will look back at this moment, as the instrumental transition from a promising but experimental technology, to one of the most important technologies of the decades that followed.'' Elrond is simple to integrate blockchain with fantastic high speed, scalability and low transaction cost. The native Elrond network token is ERD.