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.
Mainnet - https://explorer.matic.network/
Mumbai Testnet- https://explorer.testnet2.matic.network/
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.
Bor RPC documentation: https://eth.wiki/json-rpc/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;