Blockstream Chief Strategy Officer: Lightning Network theoretical throughput has exceeded payment systems such as Visa or Alipay

On January 15, Samson Mow, the chief strategy officer of Blockstream, tweeted that the theoretical throughput of Lightning Network exceeded any new generation of blockchain, and even exceeded payment systems such as Visa or Alipay. The Lightning Network has reached an inflection point where a decentralized system can outperform a centralized system.