• To understand what Canton offers and how it is different to existing solutions, run or watch the reference demo.
  • To learn the basic concepts of Canton, use our getting started tutorial and use our advanced configuration examples which ship with the packaged release.
  • To develop applications using Canton, follow the Create Daml App guide.
  • Follow our installation guide to install your Canton nodes.

Background Concepts

  • In order to get an overview and to clarify terminology, consult the Glossary of Concepts section.
  • To understand how Canton works in detail and what requirements it fulfills, consult the architecture manual.
  • To dive deeply into the theory, read the Daml Ledger model, as Canton implements this model faithfully.