Running a Verifier Node

To ensure that your verifier node operates smoothly, it should meet the requirements specified in this document.

Hardware Requirements

Minimum:

  • CPU with 1+ cores

  • 2GB RAM

  • 4 MBit/sec download Internet service

Recommended:

  • Fast CPU with 2+ cores

  • 4GB+ RAM

  • 8+ MBit/sec download Internet service

The verifier node does not need a static IP address or open ports.

The verifier node does not require significant storage capacity. The minimum storage needed is merely for the software and its configuration, which should be less than 100MB.

Running a node

A complete video tutorial on running a verifier node:

You can select from various approaches to operate the verifier nodes based on your preferences.

Initial Setup

To begin with, ensure that you have a test wallet set up, testnet tokens acquired, and a test node license secured. If these prerequisites are not yet met, please follow the Prerequisites tutorial to complete the necessary setup.

Operating System-Specific Tutorials

Depending on your operating system, you can select the appropriate tutorial to get started:

Starting with Source Code

If you prefer to start with the source code, you can choose one of the following methods:

Using Cloud Providers

For those opting to use cloud services, follow the tutorial below:

  • Using AWS (Coming soon)

Utilizing Third-Party Node Operators

If you prefer to use third-party node operators, here is the tutorial you can follow:

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