Litecoin is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency and open-source cryptocurrency project. Creation and transfer of coins are based on an open source cryptographic protocol and is not managed by any central authority.
Litecoin was an early Bitcoin spinoff or altcoin, starting in October 2011.
You can now get a Litecoin personal node* at Blockdaemon, spin it up and be enabled to send and receive transactions on the Litecoin network is just a few clicks.
Click on the green <Launch New> button on the Blockdaemon website and select <Join a Public blockchain>.
For more info on connecting to and using your node, click here.