How to Run a Self Chain Validator Node with NodeOps

How to Run a Self Chain Validator Node with NodeOps

We are excited to share that NodeOps is now a Genesis Validator and Node Infrastructure Partner for Self Chain. This partnership ensures smooth deployment for developers and node operators through the NodeOps Console.

Effective immediately, the NodeOps Console will support the Self Chain Mainnet, enabling a decentralized bootstrapping process for our validators. We are confident that this collaboration with NodeOps will enhance the growth and security of the Self Chain blockchain ecosystem.

How to Run a Self Chain Validator Node with NodeOps

Running a validator node on Self Chain has been made simple with NodeOps. Here's a step-by-step guide to help you deploy your Self Chain validator quickly and efficiently.


  • Keplr or Leap wallet.
  • Some $SLF on Self Chain to create a validator and delegate transactions.
  • Subscription Fees: USDT on Ethereum, Solana, BSC, or Polygon.

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Open the NodeOps Console and Ensure the Self Chain provider is live.


    Select Self Chain from the options.
  1. Connect Your Wallet
  1. Fill Out Validator Information
  • Enter the necessary details for your validator:
    • Name of the validator.
    • Identity of the validator.
    • Website of the validator.
    • Security contact for the validator.
    • Description of your validator.
    • Minimum SLF delegation required.
    • Initial commission rate percentage.
    • Maximum commission rate percentage.
    • Maximum commission change rate percentage per day.Select Duration and Pay Subscription Fees
  1. Select Duration and Pay Subscription Fees
  • Choose your desired subscription duration:
    • 1 Month: $349 per month
    • 3 Months: $325 per month
    • 6 Months: $299 per month
    • 12 Months: $249 per month
  • Click the "Pay" button to complete the payment process.
  1. Wait for the Node to Sync
    The node synchronization process may take up to 20 minutes.
  1. Create Validator Transaction
    Once the node is synced, click to initiate the "Create Validator" transaction.

Confirm the validator data and click "Create Validator."

  1. Monitor Your Validator Node
  • After the transaction is confirmed, your Self Chain validator node will be running on the NodeOps dashboard.
  • Click on the validator to see the details such as voting power, commission, and uptime.

By following these steps, you can efficiently set up and run a Self Chain validator node using NodeOps. This streamlined process ensures that even those with minimal technical knowledge can participate in securing the network and earning rewards.

For more detailed instructions and troubleshooting, refer to the Self Chain documentation.

About NodeOps

NodeOps simplifies life for node operators and developers with features like one-click deployment, containerized infrastructure, and monitoring tools. With its AVS (Active Validator Service), NodeOps ensures efficient and secure node management. This platform eliminates the complexities of web3 onboarding, enhancing efficiency and profitability for its users.

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About Self Chain

Self Chain is the first Modular Intent-Centric Access Layer1 blockchain and keyless wallet infrastructure service using MPC-TSS/AA for multi-chain Web3 access. The innovative system simplifies the user experience with its intent-focused approach, using LLM to interpret user intent and discover the most efficient paths.

Self Chain ensures that onboarding and recovery are effortless with keyless wallets that grant users complete self-custody over their assets. In addition, it provides automated rewards to dApps when they efficiently resolve user intent, further enhancing the user experience. Moreover, Self Chain incorporates Account Abstraction with MPC-TSS to provide secure signing and reduce transaction fees. It's a platform that redefines blockchain interaction, making it more secure and user-friendly for everyone.

In a world where blockchain technology is becoming increasingly essential, the user experience remains a critical factor in its adoption. Intents and Keyless Wallets are set to transform the landscape, making blockchain interactions more accessible, efficient, and secure. As we move forward, the blockchain industry has the opportunity to provide users with a seamless and enjoyable experience, unlocking the full potential of this groundbreaking technology.

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