ChainRider is a cloud based management platform for Bitcoin and Dash blockchains. ChainRider offers a microservice with 99.995% availability and automatic scaling for a high number of simultaneous API requests. The API offers endpoints for addresses, transactions, blocks, and smart contracts. Tokens are used for authentication, and JSON is the preferred format for requests, and responses.
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