Kusama is a canary network for Polkadot. It enables developers to build and deploy a parachain or experiment with Polkadot’s governance, staking, nomination and validation functionality in a real environment.

The easiest way to launch and run Kusama blockchain infrastructure. Contact us to get started running nodes:

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Read our Kusama Delegation Guide to learn how to securely stake your KSM tokens to Bison Trails’ non-custodial public validators.

Bison Trails Cluster


Our goal is for the entire blockchain ecosystem to flourish by providing robust infrastructure for the pioneers of tomorrow.


We enable participatory reward earnings by allowing customers to easily scale their validator count and distribute stake to increase presence in the elected validator set.


Our flexible workflow design allows customers to maintain their desired level of control without trading off security or user experience.


We run validators across all major Substrate-based chains, cross-leveraging optimizations and security practices, and test all software, infrastructure, and protocol upgrades on ourselves before pushing to our customers.


We are the premier multi-cloud, multi-region infrastructure provider specializing in permissionless participatory networks.

The Platform

Bison Trails is the simply superior enterprise-grade blockchain infrastructure platform.

network orchestration


Enterprise-grade, proprietary orchestration technology allows us to dynamically adjust infrastructure, giving you the resources you need to be performant as network participation grows.

self healing cluster


Self-healing infrastructure allows us to deliver you maximum uptime, ensuring that you don’t miss out on network rewards.



Our scalable infrastructure has fine-tuned, granular resource provisioning and controls so we only charge you for what you need as the network matures.



Best in class secret management technology that handles storing and securely transporting your participation keys to your nodes.

monitor your network


Advanced metrics, monitoring and alerting gives you real-time insights into your nodes and allows us to quickly identify and resolve issues.

99.9% platform uptime guarantee. Our secure node clusters are run across multiple geographies and cloud providers.

earn rewards

We cover lost rewards: 
100% reward guarantee.


Provisioned user management & access control with 
multi-factor authentication.

product security

Never expose your private keys. Nodes & infrastructure have no access to moving tokens.

get product help

Working hours (8-8EST) email support, ramping to 24/7 phone & email support.

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Read our Kusama Delegation Guide to learn how to securely stake your KSM tokens to Bison Trails’ non-custodial public validators.


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