Anyone who wants to send transactions or query the state of Klaytn network using Klaytn APIs needs to do so via an Endpoint Node.
Endpoint Nodes are the interface to the Klaytn Network.
An Endpoint Node has the following roles and functions.
Synchronize the blockchain data.
Validate the blocks newly received.
Handles query requests.
Transmits transaction requests to the Proxy Nodes.
The Endpoint Node install binary comes with the following interfaces and utilities.
JSON-RPC APIs: JSON-RPC server runs inside the node, and it exposes APIs for Blockchain Appication development. It has several node management APIs as well.