The complete reference for Shimmer
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What is Shimmer?
An open, feeless and scalable distributed ledger, designed to support data and value transfer.
Get Shimmer tokens
The Shimmer token is used to transact value on the Shimmer distributed ledger.
Pick a wallet
Choose a wallet to store your public and private keys and interact with the Shimmer network.
With the Shimmer core libraries you can easily integrate Shimmer into your own applications.
With the Shimmer application libraries you can easily integrate Shimmer into your own applications.
IOTA Smart Contracts
The IOTA Smart Contracts Protocol brings scalable and flexible smart contracts to the early stage and still experimental test chain.
The IOTA Identity framework for Decentralized Identity brings a first experimental version to Shimmer
Nodes and extensions
Nodes are the core of an Shimmer network. They run the node software, which gives them read and write access to the Shimmer network. You can extend their functionality with additional extensions such as INX plugins or the Wasp software for Smart Contracts