The first phase out of the 6th phases of the TRON roadmap – (Aug 2017 – Dec 2018). The beginning of the TRON ecosystem, including its time as an Ethereum ERC-20 token. This phase focuses on liberating data. In this phase, TRON gives users a reliable and completely free platform that they can use to publish, store, or spread data. It is designed to help users distribute and store data for distributed and peer-to-peer content.