A new blockchain for æpps.
Optimized for scalability via smart contracts inside state-channels.
Has a built-in oracle for integration with real-world data.
Comes with a naming system, for developerability.
Written in Erlang.
To install and run the Aeternity node, see the instructions below or just follow the progress of the project via GitHub Issues.
If you have discovered a bug or security vulnerability please get in touch. The aeternity Crypto Foundation pays bug-bounties up to 100.000 AE Tokens for critical vulnerabilities. Please get in touch via firstname.lastname@example.org.
For an overview of the installation process for different platforms, building the package from source, configuration and operation of the Aeternity node please refer to Aeternity node documentation.
We keep our protocol, APIs and research spec in separate protocol repository.
How to start
Please use the latest published stable release rather than the
master branch tracks the ongoing efforts towards the next stable release to be published though it is not guaranteed to be stable.
By using the installer to install the latest stable version:
bash <(curl -s https://install.aeternity.io/install.sh)
Or running a docker container (latest tag):
docker pull aeternity/aeternity docker run -p 3013:3013 -p 3015:3015 aeternity/aeternity