The OAN and Aion provide a shared infrastructure for solving the unintended consequences of platform economies.
The OAN runs on Aion. As the native digital asset and economic underpinning of The OAN, Aion is used to secure and access the network.
Staking is the process of actively participating in transaction validation (similar to mining) on a proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchain. You can use my-aion.theoan.com to select a staking pool to join in order to help secure the network and earn rewards as you do so.