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Digital Asset Standard (DAS) API

The state data of uncompressed NFTs is all stored in on-chain accounts. This is expensive at scale. Compressed NFTs save space by encoding the state data into an on-chain Merkle tree. The detailed account data is not stored on-chain, but in data stores managed by RPC providers. The Metaplex Digital Asset Standard (DAS) API represents a unified interface for interacting with digital assets on Solana, supporting standard (Token Metadata), compressed (Bubblegum) and next-generation Core assets.

The RPC methods currently supported are: