Router is an automated module that allows a server-node to act as an intermediary in hopped transactions between different peers in a network. For now, nodes that have the router enabled, i.e. routing nodes can only forward transfers to non-routing peers. Eventually, this routing module can be expanded to allow routing nodes to route value to other routing nodes, thereby creating a fully-decentralized state channel network.
Router have a mechanism to charge fees per transfer that they forward.
Router consumes the server-node REST interface to do the following: