- This article is about the mining pool backend software. For other uses, see Ckpool (disambiguation).
ckpool is a ultra low overhead massively scalable multi-process, multi-threaded modular bitcoin mining pool, proxy, passthrough, library and database interface in c for Linux.
It was announced on 21. September 2014 . It is developed by Con Kolivas and Andrew Smith under the GPLv3 license. The source code is available from https://bitbucket.org/ckolivas/ckpool.
The developers can be contacted on IRC channel: irc: //irc.freenode.net/ckpool.