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Working with Ethereum: The Geth Client

Working with Ethereum: The Geth Client


Overview/Description
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description

Create a private Ethereum network using Geth for your Blockchain solutions. In this course, you will learn how the Geth client can be used to create a private blockchain network using the Geth CLI and connect to it as a node. In this course, you will utilize the Geth console to access the various management application programming interfaces (APIs), such as personal, admin, and miner. Then work with the miner API to begin mining blocks and earning ether as part of mining rewards. Produce a private blockchain network using the Geth CLI and connect to it as a node. Recall the Geth commands to invoke transactions and the various APIs accessible from the console. Then invoke an Ether transfer transaction and add it to the blockchain by mining it. Once you complete this course, you will be familiar with the Geth client and will know different ways in which you can interact with an Ethereum network and setup and maintain not just an Ethereum node, but also an entire private Ethereum network.



Expected Duration (hours)
0.8

Lesson Objectives

Working with Ethereum: The Geth Client

  • Course Overview
  • create a private blockchain network using the Geth CLI and connect to it as a node
  • use the Geth console to access the various management APIs such as personal, admin, and miner
  • work with the miner API to begin mining blocks and earning ether as part of mining rewards
  • invoke an ether transfer transaction and add it to the blockchain by mining it
  • connect a new node to the private Ethereum network and add it as a peer of the existing node
  • recall the Geth commands to invoke transactions and the various APIs accessible from the console
  • Course Number:
    it_bcwketdj_04_enus

    Expertise Level
    Intermediate