Start with our advanced VS Code extension

Unlock the most value from IBM Blockchain Platform with our Visual Studio (VS) Code extension: create, test and debug smart contracts, connect to Hyperledger Fabric environments, and quickly build for your IBM Blockchain Platform instance.

The power of blockchain is in your hands

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Smooth blockchain development experience

Easily integrate smart contract development and network management. Development, testing, and production are all in a single environment.

To learn more about the capabilities of the IBM Blockchain Platform, download our comprehensive technical brief.

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Powerful end-to-end developer capabilities

Use our integrated environment to write, test, debug, and package smart contracts locally, for deployment, and to write client applications.

Learn how to handle business-to-business transactions while maintaining privacy and confidentiality with this O’Reilly ebook on blockchain design and development.

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Samples and tutorials get you up to speed quickly

Build a kick-starter blockchain network and start coding with IBM’s next-generation blockchain platform.

With the Blockchain 101 tutorial: Quick-start guide for developers, you can spin up a network based on the latest open source Hyperledger Fabric framework or build it manually.

Try the next generation of the IBM Blockchain Platform

Learning Path: Start working with blockchain

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Start building your skills: from blockchain fundamentals, to building apps of increasing complexity, and then explore use cases to see blockchain in action and get an expanded view of all it has to offer.

Operate and govern networks with total control

Deploy only the blockchain components you need using a redesigned console that lets you manage network components in one place, no matter where they are deployed.

Deploy on the cloud of your choice using Red Hat® OpenShift®

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Connect to nodes running in any environment (on-premises, public, hybrid clouds). Easily connect a single peer to multiple industry networks.

What will we solve together?

Join hundreds of businesses producing new value, re-writing the rules of their industry and changing the way the world works together.