Sia is a decentralized data storage platform and marketplace backed by its own blockchain and cryptocurrency. It is a base layer upon which other platforms and end-user applications can be built with Skynet being the most prominent.
The purpose of Sia Antfarm is for testing the Sia network. It can be used to test predefined scenarios like version upgrades or to test an application that is being built on top of Sia.
The Sia Antfarm creates a local Sia testnet by spinning up Sia nodes and connecting them. …