Build on Raiden

Use Raiden to enrich your dApp with nearly instant, low-fee and scalable payments. It comes with an easy-to-use API and is compatible with the Ethereum ERC20 token standard.

BUILD

Build on top of the API

Raiden WebUI

The WebUI allows users to easily access the main functionalities of the Raiden Network via a web interface.

Look at the code

Paywall Infrastructure

With Raiden it's easy to build an accountless pay-per-use paywall infrastructure.

Look at the code

Instant M2M Payments

Raiden can be used for making instant IoT machine-to-machine (M2M) micropayments.

Look at the code

Tools for Raiden

Raiden Wizard

The Raiden Wizard provides a quick and easy way for installing Raiden and running a Raiden node. It is a browser application, that assists with creating and funding an account for use with Raiden.

Hacks on Raiden

ɴᴎtube.network

Incentivized, decentralized P2P live streaming with micropayments using Raiden, introducing “Proof-of-Stream-Payment”.

FaïrSpöt

WiFi internet sharing/ WiFi access on-the-go (paid in 100kb chunks) using Raiden, inspired by the Freifunk project.

dTok

Decentralized streaming and tipping platform with a pay-as-you-go model using Raiden payments through a BurnerWallet integration.

CryptoBotWars

Rock-paper-scissors game with robots and micropayments on the Raiden Network.

Go Raiden Client

A client library to interact with the Raiden API, written in Golang.

Raiden Ticker

LED matrix display controlled by ESP8266 to display messages paid for through Raiden.

Raiden DevconIV
Workshop Game

Race between four characters, which can be moved forward by receiving tokens.

USE

Use Raiden via the API

The Raiden API helps you to easily access the Raiden Network's functionalities, such as joining a token network, opening and closing channels, depositing tokens and executing payments.

Learn more about it in the API walkthrough→ 

Example Request
GET /api/V1/channels HTTP/1.1
Host: localhost:5001

Example Response
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json

[    
  {
    "token_network_identifier":"0xE5637F0103794C7e05469A9964E4563089a5E6f2",
    "channel_identifier": 20,
    "partner_address": "0x61C808D82A3Ac53231750daDc13c777b59310bD9",
    "token_address": "0xEA674fdDe714fd979de3EdF0F56AA9716B898ec8",
    "balance": 25000000,
    "total_deposit": 35000000,
    "state": "opened",
    "settle_timeout": 100,
    "reveal_timeout": 30
  }
]

Example Request
POST /api/V1/payments/(token_address)/(target_address) HTTP/1.1
Host: localhost:5001
Content-Type: application/json

{    
  "amount": 200
}

Example Response
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json

{    
  "initiator_address":
  "0xEA674fdDe714fd979de3EdF0F56AA9716B898ec8",
  "target_address": "0x61C808D82A3Ac53231750daDc13c777b59310bD9",
  "token_address": "0x2a65Aca4D5fC5B5C859090a6c34d164135398226",
  "amount": 200,
  "identifier": 42
}

Example Request
GET /api/V1/payments/(token_address)/(target_address) HTTP/1.1
Host: localhost:5001

Example Response
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json

[
  {
     event:"EventPaymentReceivedSuccess",
     amount: 5,
     initiator: "0x82641569b2062B545431cF6D7F0A418582865ba7",
     identifier: 1
  },
  {
    event:"EventPaymentSentSuccess",
    amount: 35,
    target:"0x82641569b2062B545431cF6D7F0A418582865ba7",
    identifier: 2
  },
  {
    event:"EventPaymentSentSuccess",
    amount: 20,
    target: "0x82641569b2062B545431cF6D7F0A418582865ba7"
    identifier: 3
  }
]

GET

Download Raiden Client for MacOS or Linux

Beta/Stable

The Beta/Stable release is the latest tested and most mature version of the Raiden client. When following the safety instructions, it can be used on the mainnet.

Download Stable

Release Candidates

Release Candidates (RC) are untested releases. They usually come with new features and bug fixes to the current stable release, but may still have glitches and issues to be fixed. Release Candidates should not be used on the mainnet.

Download RC
or install via

docker pull raidennetwork/raiden

$ brew install raiden

pip install raiden

LEARN

How does Raiden work?

Want to learn more about the basics of Raiden Network? Have a look at the Raiden 101 or check out one of the technical deep dives below.

TALK

Have questions or need help?

Gitter

Get in touch with the core developers and ask any technical question.

Github

Submit a bug report or feature request on Github.

Email

Send us an email for any other development related matter.