Algorand ALGO/USD is a blockchain platform as well as cryptocurrency specifically designed to function similarly to any payment processor. However, it utilizes a consensus mechanism that’s known as Pure-Proof-of-Stake.
ALGO is the native cryptocurrency token used to power the Algorand platform, which secures Algorand and rewards the platform’s operators.
Algorand availability on Amazon Web Services as a catalyst for growth
On February 19, 2022, we covered how Algorand (ALGO) launched a $20M incentive program to boost Ethereum compatibility.
The cloud solutions provider known as Guardrails has announced the availability of the Algorand blockchain on Amazon Web Services. This announcement came on February 21, 2022, through an official Twitter post.
This makes it a possibility for users to securely deploy as well as operate nodes, and Guardrail will distribute source code to its customers and keep them up to date on the latest MainNet node versions found on the Algorand GitHub.
This release has been validated by Algorand’s core research team and has been certified for high-stakes participation.
This could lead to an increase in the value of the ALGO token, where it can go above the $1 price barrier.
Should you buy Algorand (ALGO)?
On February 22, 2022, Algorand (ALGO) had a value of $0.7841.
To truly see what this value point means for the ALGO token, we will be going over its all-time high value, alongside its performance last month.
The all-time high value of Algorand (ALGO) was on June 20, 2019, when the token reached a value of $3.56. Here, we can see that the token was $2.7759 higher in value or by 354%.
When we go over the performance of the token throughout the previous month, Algorand (ALGO) had its highest point of value on January 4, when it reached a value of $1.8226.
The token’s lowest point of value, on the other hand, was on January 24, when it decreased to a value of $0.8336. This signifies a decrease in value of $0.989 or by 54%.
However, at $0.7841, Algorand (ALGO) is at a solid price point to buy, where it can grow in value to $1.2 by the end of April 2022.