Rust Polkadot

Open-source Rust projects categorized as Polkadot

Top 15 Rust Polkadot Projects

  • ink

    Parity's ink! to write smart contracts. (by paritytech)

    Project mention: Polkadot Forum - Advanced Level Discussion | /r/polkadot_market | 2023-06-03

    Learn ink! -

  • polkadot-sdk

    The Parity Polkadot Blockchain SDK

    Project mention: Looks like Polkadot co-founder Robert Habermeier is building a hyper-scalable data availability layer that scales with Polkadot cores. | /r/dot | 2023-12-10
  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

  • Acala

    Acala - cross-chain DeFi hub and stablecoin based on Substrate for Polkadot and Kusama.

  • Astar

    The dApp hub for blockchains of the future

    Project mention: About Illegalities | /r/illegalities | 2023-04-26

    Illegalities is an NFT game deployed on Polkadot's Astar Network.

  • parity-signer

    Air-gapped crypto wallet.

    Project mention: Polkadot Digest 17 May 2023 | /r/Polkadot | 2023-05-17

    Polkadot Vault (formerly called Parity Signer) is open-source. You can view the code here:

  • darwinia

    Darwinia chain, EVM+, Polkadot parachain and integrating with XCMP. | We are hiring, [email protected]

  • interbtc

    interBTC: Bitcoin Anywhere

    Project mention: Interlay is now a one-stop-shop for all things Bitcoin DeFi. The first, truly decentralized BTC DeFi hub is now live! | /r/dot | 2023-07-05
  • WorkOS

    The modern API for authentication & user identity. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

  • robonomics

    Robonomics node implementation for Polkadot ecosystem. Kusama Parachain slot '2048' since January'2022.

  • bifrost

    A parachain focused on building bridges of chains based on PoS consensus.

    Project mention: Bifrost | /r/u_Bifroiuyt098 | 2023-07-31
  • substrate-archive

    Blockchain Indexing Engine

  • Metaverse-Network

    Metaverse.Network is a blockchain for metaverses & dapps. We support WASM and Ethereum-compatible smart contracts for developers to build dApps and games to run on our network.

  • reef-chain

    EVM compatible chain with NPoS/PoC consensus

    Project mention: Reef | /r/altcoin | 2023-05-03

    🛠️ A great dApp needs: Fast + Scalable + Cross-chain + Decentralized + High Utility + Simplified solutions 🐠 Reef Chain offers the perfect blend of all this! Only worry about what to buidl next, not where! 🛠️ Launch your ideas as fully functional dApps with smart solutions on the #ReefChain. 🐠 Get started now: Reef Chain is: S - Scalable, low-fee dApp infra M - Multi-faceted with EVM, NPoS consensus A - Advanced & on-chain upgradability R - Robust, seamless T - Tooling support & simplified solution #BuidlTheReef 🐠 #ReefChain

  • sora2-network

    SORA is a new economic system aimed at creating a supranational, world economic system with built-in tools for decentralized finance (DeFi). The SORA network implements a new way of parachain architecture on Polkadot and Kusama network, with the capability to bridge external blockchains (like Ethereum) to the Polkadot ecosystem.

    Project mention: SORA 2.0.0 - XST Platform is live on the public testnet 🎉 | /r/SORA | 2023-06-06

    Full changelog for the testnet

  • subvt-backend

    SubVT (Substrate Validator Toolkit) backend services.

  • PINT

    A Polkadot ecosystem index for investors. A self sustaining auction treasury for parachains. (by ChainSafe)

    Project mention: Polkadot Exchanges | /r/AcalaNetwork | 2023-04-28
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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-12-10.

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Project Stars
1 ink 1,284
2 polkadot-sdk 1,204
3 Acala 714
4 Astar 703
5 parity-signer 538
6 darwinia 238
7 interbtc 236
8 robonomics 216
9 bifrost 210
10 substrate-archive 194
11 Metaverse-Network 155
12 reef-chain 139
13 sora2-network 44
14 subvt-backend 26
15 PINT 21
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