Send your first transaction

Your message will be wrapped in an asset and sent with the transaction.

Beep, boop, waiting for your input...
  "asset": {
    "data": {
      "msg": "Blockchain all the things!"
  "id": "04c00267af82c161b4bf2ad4a47d1ddbfeb47eef1a14b8d51",

Nicely done! You have just created an asset and sent it in a signed transaction.

Check out your transaction on BigchainDB Testnet

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1 Network

Roll out your own BigchainDB network, or let us take care of this for you.


The BigchainDB Test Network

No installation needed. We handle running a BigchainDB network for you.

Visit the Test Network

BigchainDB Server

If you want to deploy and run your own BigchainDB node or network, you can.

Deploy a BigchainDB node

2 Drivers & Tools

Clone or download one of the drivers below to connect to BigchainDB.

3 Guides & Documentation

Dive into our documentation with guides, examples, terminology, references and more.

4 Community

There are many ways you can contribute to the BigchainDB project, some very easy and others more involved. We welcome all potential contributors, so we ask that everyone participating abide by some simple guidelines.

Join the conversation or chat directly with us.

Chat on Gitter

Looking to contribute? Found a bug? Open an issue.

Head to GitHub

Read up on our community guidelines.

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