Matic

Matic Network is a blockchain scalability platform which provides secure, scalable and instant transactions powered by PoS side chains and an adapted version of Plasma with PoS based side chains.

Network Types Available on Ankr

  • Mainet;

  • Mumbai Testnet;

Node Modes Available on Ankr

  • Archive Modes;

  • Non-Archive Modes;

Mainnet - https://explorer.matic.network/

Mumbai Testnet- https://explorer.testnet2.matic.network/

Available Endpoints on Ankr

Matic is useing a dual-consensus architecture on the Matic Network to optimise for speed and decentralisation. The two layers are Bor and Heimdall which have their own separate end-points, for more information about that, please follow this link.

Both end-points are available on the Ankr Platform.

Json-RPC

Bor RPC documentation: https://eth.wiki/json-rpc/API

REST API

Heimdall Rest documentation: https://docs.tendermint.com/master/rpc/

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