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All posts by Carlo Gutierrez

A Close Look at Everledger—How Blockchain Secures Luxury Goods

April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez...
Dealing with diamonds or metals is risky with paper-based certification. Placing certificates on a blockchain to prevent fraud may save insurers $50B annually.

Blockchain Security: Choosing a Platform Is Only the First Step

April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
Multiple speakers from IBM InterConnect 2017 focused on the need to achieve blockchain security from hardware to the application level. Here are the highlights.

The Journey to a Self-Sovereign Digital Identity Built on a Blockchain

April 12, 2017 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
IBM's Jai Singh Arun explains how permissioned blockchains can be the solution to the growing complexities of digital identity management.

Canadian Financial Institutions Are Adopting Blockchain: 6 Success Stories

April 7, 2017 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
The largest Canadian banks, as well as the Royal Mint, have partnered with blockchain providers to explore how the technology can revolutionize finance.

Decentralized Blockchain as a Solution to IoT Security

April 4, 2017 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
Sticking to the server/client model in the Internet of Things seems to no longer be efficient and secure. Shifting to another architecture might be the solution.

Hyperledger Composer: Simplifying Business Networks on Blockchain

April 3, 2017 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
Learn what Hyperledger Composer is, how it defines a business network, manages assets/participants, and performs transactions on Fabric's blockchain.

IBM: The Time for IoT, AI, and Machine Learning Is Now

March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
In addition to cloud hype and blockchain focus, the major IBM event highlighted how IoT, AI, and machine learning are having an impact on multiple industries.

IBM InterConnect: Bringing in Secure, Hybrid, and Multi-Cloud Infrastructure

March 23, 2017 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez...
IBM expands on its cloud strategy with new multi-cloud initiatives—such as Secure Virtualization, Cloud Integration, Kubernetes orchestration, hybrid cloud tools, etc.

IBM: Blockchain to Transform IoT, Supply Chains, and the World Around Us

March 22, 2017 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez...
IBM takes blockchain seriously. An enterprise-ready blockchain as a service—based on Hyperledger Fabric v1.0—and many successful stories were presented.

Hyperledger’s Sawtooth Lake Aims at a Thousand Transactions per Second

March 13, 2017 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
The Sawtooth Lake v0.8 release may increase performance of blockchain—with transaction logic that enables higher throughput for large blockchain networks.