We’ve been doing some internal work to increase transaction throughput from our API, and this has required some Hotspot side support, with respect to how the consensus group prefilters incoming transactions. The old code wasn’t playing well with ordered transactions (multiple consecutive payments, for example). Expect more related fixes in the next few releases.
This release also bumps the assumed valid block.
This image was released to the beta before noon on Thursday the 16th PST, and will be betaed for a short time. We anticipate releasing it to GA before the end of the day.