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🐳 Ocean protocol library.

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ocean-lib is a Python library to privately & securely publish, exchange, and consume data. With it, you can:

  • Publish data services: downloadable files, streaming data, or compute-to-data. Ocean creates a new ERC20 data token for each data service or set of services.
  • Mint data tokens for the service
  • Consume data tokens, to access the service
  • Transfer data tokens to another owner, and all other ERC20 actions using etc.

ocean-lib is part of the Ocean Protocol toolset.

Quick Install

pip install ocean-lib

Quickstart: Simple Flow

This stripped-down flow shows the essence of Ocean. Just downloading, no metadata.

Go to simple flow

Quickstart: Marketplace Flow

This batteries-included flow includes metadata, multiple services for one datatoken, and compute-to-data.

Go to marketplace flow

For ocean-lib Developers

Go to developers flow


Copyright ((C)) 2020 Ocean Protocol Foundation

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