Multi-Party System for Enterprise Data Flows

The first open source, decentralized, multi-party operating system for enterprise blockchain networks.


Build and operate complex data flows with the best of both off-chain and on-chain interactions across a business network of enterprises.
Enterprise Friendly Open Source
Apache 2.0 license governed by the Linux Foundation’s Hyperledger community.
Build Faster
10x to 100x faster to build blockchain solutions
Industrial Scale
Designed for business networks that span industry wide ecosystems and planetary scale
Simple Member Onboarding
Built in Network Map and credential registry to simplify member management.
Proven Patterns of Deployment
Unify off-chain and on-chain technologies needed to implement a decentralized app
Simple & Robust Cross-Org Data Flows
Send data off-chain with simple flags on what events should be pinned to the blockchain
Popular Capabilities
Coming soon: simple API's for Digital Assets and Tokens, advanced compute, and more
Pre-Built Enterprise-Grade Components
Messaging, events, document transfer, transactions, and tokens
Made for Developers
With a simple and intuitive set of API's, a simpler way to build real world blockchain applications

FireFly & Blockchain:
The Golden Usage Pattern


How FireFly leverages blockchain

How FireFly extends blockchain

• Global ordering
• Finality
• Generated simple REST APIs
• Built-in operations for common enterprise patterns
• Data immutability (hash pinning)
• Schema definition and lifecycle
• Messages & Documents
• Private Off Chain Transfer
• Efficient Broadcast of large data
• Rich query, fast search cache
• Sequencing
• Triggering
• Trusted event-driven coordination
• Reliable event streaming for triggering
• Pluggable decision/authorization logic
• Extensible off-chain logic execution engines
• Conservation of value
• Double spend protection
• Lineage of ownership
• Data Immutability
• Asset Lifecycle Management
• Built-in operations for common enterprise patterns
• Digital signatures
• Ownership Proofs
• Identity RegistryAddress book
• Transport encryption keys


Key FireFly capabilities
Simple API and Programming Model
Define data schemas, send messages, share data, process events
Member Governance
Use the network map to simplify member onboarding and synchronization
FireFly Node
Start up a powerful stack of integrated technologies with a single command
Multi-Party Data Flows
Easily program coordination of activities across members
FireFly Explorer
Rich web application for DevOps and network administration
Blockchain-Backed Activities
Pin any activity to a blockchain with a single parameter
Enterprise Privacy
Choose the right level of privacy for each operation
Multi-Protocol Support
Choose the blockchain tech: Hyperledger Fabric, Ethereum (Quorum, Besu), Corda.

What is a FireFly Node?

The FireFly node is a set of connectors and runtimes managed by the FireFly Core. FireFly Core exposes a simple API for use by developers building decentralized applications

FireFly Runs Better on Kaleido

FireFly OS
FireFly OS on Kaleido

FireFly OS nodes
Simple enterprise data flows across a business network.

FireFly OS explorer
Intuitive management and DevOps console.

Multi-Protocol Support
Choose the ledger technology to run within FireFly.

Open Source Code and Portable Applications
Build on standard APIs so that there's no vendor lock-in

Simple Multi-Cloud Deploy
Deploy FireFly nodes across AWS and Azure global regions in minutes.

24x7 Support
Around the clock support to enterprise standards.

Automated Member Onboarding
Add new orgs to the network in a few clicks.

Certified and Tested Releases
Hardened releases tested and optimized by us.

Managed Software Upgrades
Hardened releases, single click rolling upgrades.

High Availability and Disaster Recovery
Resilient runtimes and backed up data storage.


Grow with Us - Enterprises

View the latest releases on the Hyperledeger FireFly.

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Grow with Us - Innovation Labs

Read the latest guides, walkthroughs and FAQs.

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Launch Blog

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