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Announcing Support for Base Mainnet

Industry News
Aug 9, 2023
Introducing support for the Base mainnet, a significant development that empowers our users to seamlessly build and innovate in the blockchain space. This follows our support for the Base testnet, further expanding the opportunities for developers and businesses alike.


Today, Blockdaemon introduces support for Base mainnet, giving developers access to build with industry-leading infrastructure. This follows our support for the Base testnet, further expanding the opportunities for developers and businesses alike. In this blog post, we'll explore what this means for developers, the Base community, and the broader blockchain ecosystem.

Built on Optimism's open-source OP Stack, Base is an innovative blockchain protocol designed to catalyze growth and innovation within the decentralized economy. It provides a robust and scalable infrastructure that enables developers to effortlessly build and deploy decentralized applications (dApps). The Base mainnet is the operational version of this blockchain network, used for real transactions and the deployment of dApps.

Our support for the Base mainnet reflects our confidence in the Base blockchain's capabilities.

Blockdaemon is a Node Service Provider for Base

As listed on the Base documentation, Blockdaemon is among the proud node service provider for Base. Our API Suite allows developers to interact with the Base mainnet/testnet without the need for dedicated nodes or concerns about uptime.

The API suite is a powerful and flexible suite of blockchain APIs that allows users to query blockchain data and broadcast transactions across a variety of blockchains — all without operating or managing nodes. The API suite solves the operational costs and inefficiencies from running and maintaining self-hosted nodes for a business’ needed blockchains. The API suite grants access and gets you up and running in seconds.

This means that developers can leverage our infrastructure to interact with the Base mainnet/testnet without needing to manage their own infrastructure, and at flexible price points depending on usage. Our support extends to both the Base mainnet and the Base Goerli (Testnet).

How Do You Connect to the Base Blockchain?

Connecting to the Base blockchain via Blockdaemon is a straightforward process. Developers can leverage our API Suite to interact with the Base mainnet/testnet, enabling them to deploy and test their dApps with ease.

You can use Blockdaemon’s API platform to query Base blockchain data and broadcast transactions within the Base network. To get started with the Blockdaemon API today for free, log into and click API Suite in the left-hand menu. From here, you can get free access for a limited period of time by choosing Start Free Plan.

For a detailed guide on how to connect to the Base blockchain, please refer to our dedicated page here, or the video below.

What is The Significance of the Base Mainnet Launch?

The launch of the mainnet marks a significant milestone for Base. It signifies that the Base blockchain is fully functional and ready for real-world transactions. This opens up a world of possibilities for developers, who can now deploy their dApps on a live blockchain network.

Moreover, the Base mainnet launch is a testament to the robustness and scalability of the Base blockchain. It demonstrates that the Base blockchain can handle real-world transactions and is ready to support the next generation of dApps.

What is The Future of Blockchain with Base?

As we move forward, the Base mainnet will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of blockchain technology. It offers a unique platform for developers to build and deploy innovative applications, opening up new possibilities for the decentralized economy.

The Base mainnet is not just a technological advancement; it's a catalyst for innovation. It provides a platform for developers to experiment, innovate, and push the boundaries of what's possible.

What is Blockdaemon's Role in Base’s Future?

At Blockdaemon, we are committed to supporting the Base community in its journey towards a decentralized future. Our API Suite is designed to provide developers with the tools they need to build and deploy innovative dApps on the Base mainnet. We believe that by providing these tools, we can help foster innovation and growth within the Base community.

Our platform provides customers with a powerful set of tools that enable them to save internal resources on key infrastructure tasks, like server management and monitoring. Most importantly, our support of Base via API suite provides institutional level offerings for mission critical infrastructure that scales with your business through seamless access.


We’re excited to support Base as they open mainnet for everyone.

Furthermore, we understand the importance of uptime and reliability in the blockchain space. That's why our platform is designed to ensure that developers can interact with the Base mainnet/testnet without the need for dedicated nodes or concerns about uptime. This allows developers to focus on what they do best: building innovative dApps and pushing the boundaries of what's possible in the blockchain space.

For more information about our support for Base mainnet, please visit our dedicated resource. If you're a developer looking to build on the Base blockchain, we encourage you to check out our API today for free, log into and click API Suite


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