Built for Business
XRPL | XRP Ledger
The XRP Ledger: The Blockchain Built for Business
The XRP Ledger (XRPL) is a decentralized, public blockchain led by a global community of businesses and developers looking to solve problems and create value.
Proven reliable over more than a decade of error-free functioning, the XRPL offers streamlined development, low transaction costs, high performance, and sustainability. So you can build with confidence–and move your most critical projects forward.
Why developers choose the XRP Ledger
Public and Decentralized
Open source, open to anyone to build on, maintained by the community
Intentional innovations, tools and documentation reduce time to market
Thousands of transactions settled in seconds
At fractions of a penny per transaction, costs are inexpensive enough to enable a wide variety of blockchain use cases
Companies, developers, validators, and users work together to make the XRP Ledger better every day
10+ years of error-free, uninterrupted performance over more than 63 million ledgers
Activate the proven potential of the XRP Ledger and find a trusted foundation for your next innovation
A high-performance decentralized peer-to-peer multi-currency exchange built directly into the blockchain
Atomically settle multi-hop payments that cross currency or national boundaries with ease
Batched micropayments with unlimited speed, secured with XRP
Flexible options for custody and security of on-ledger accounts
All currencies other than XRP can be represented in the XRP Ledger as tokens, sometimes called “IOUs”
Choose a path, and bring your project to life on the XRP Ledger
Where to Start
Access everything you need to get started working with the XRPL
Follow step-by-step guides for frequent tasks
Read about the XRPL’s foundational concepts
Choose a Language
See what your peers have built on the XRPL
Our Shared Vision for XRPL’s Future
Together, we're building the greenest infrastructure to drive blockchain innovation that doesn't sacrifice utility or performance, to bring the developer community's vision to life.Learn More
Explore what the community is building to enable new features and use cases on XRPL
Preview New Features
Hooks are small, efficient WebAssembly modules designed specifically for the XRPL. Check out the hooks amendment and public testnet that enable smart contract functionality.
Lower fees, faster transactions, and custom token functionality make the XRPL ideally suited for building an ecosystem for NFTs. Explore the XRP Ledger's NFT capabilities.
Join the Community
Connect at XRPL.org, a community by and for the developers
and entrepeneurs who rely on the XRPL.