Serverless, Permissionless, Decentralized Cloud. Fluence protocol uses crypto-economic incentives to turn commodity hardware into a reliable, cost-efficient cloud computing platform. Zero downtime. Avoid planned and unplanned downtime, eliminate maintenance windows and surprise outages. Seamless recovery. Zero human work required for backups and recovery. Easy rolling out to the required version from distributed backups. Global consistency. Your data is never lost or inconsistent. Shard consensus eliminates data correctness conflicts for each database or application.