Ethereum to NEAR

As an Ethereum developer, what should I know about NEAR's models and practices?

NEAR 102 Course

NEAR 102: Introduction to NEAR for Ethereum Developers


Side-by-side comparion between ETH v.s. NEAR for developers

  1. Infrastructure

    • scalability and speed
    • cost
  2. Account Model

    • account v.s. address
    • sub-accounts
    • single key pair v.s. multiple key pairs
    • key models: full access v.s. function call key
  3. Solidity v.s Rust (AssemblyScript)

    • cross-contract call
    • (de)serialization
  4. Deployment and Versioning

    • upgradability