# What is Variate Engine?
The Variate Engine is the core library powering Variate on your website. It is a direct dependency on all our plugins.
It will be responsible for multiple things:
- Load your experiments, variations, components and variables
- Automatically distribute your visitors into buckets
- Qualify your users into each experiments based on the view and segment settings
- It will allow you to track events to Variate or any custom analytics solution of your choice
You can also learn more about our engine by checking the reference documentation on GitHub