Avalanche

Avalanche is a highly-scalable, open-source platform for launching decentralized applications.

Avalanche is an open-source platform for launching highly decentralized applications, new financial primitives, and new interoperable blockchains.

Node Version

  • v1.0.4

Network Types Available on Ankr

  • Mainnet

  • Testnet

Node Types Available on Ankr

  • Full Node;

  • Ortelius Node;

  • Validator Node;

https://avascan.info/

https://explorer.avax.network/

Available Endpoints on Ankr

Avalanche has a native Json-RPC API to interact with the node, it is present in both the Full Node and the Ortelius Node.

For historical blocks, it is required to interact with the Rest API present in the Ortelius Node.

Json-RPC

Native RPC Documentation: https://docs.avax.network/v1.0/en/api/intro-apis/

REST API

Ortelius Documentation: https://github.com/ava-labs/ortelius/blob/master/docs/api.md

In the following subchapters we will describe how to obtain the End-point from the Ankr platform and how to make some RPC/REST calls;