Browsing Concept: Block Sync

Block Sync is the procedure by which a cryptocurrency node retrieves validated block data from P2P peers on the network. A full node may only verify the most recent transactions once it finishes the block sync to the latest block.

One publication found under Block Sync
Why the “fast” Ethereum sync is so slow
Why is the geth sync so slow? I keep hearing this question again and again from Ethereum node operators. Why is it still so difficult to fully sync an Ethereum full node? Sl...