Posts Tagged ‘Blockchain’

The Iroha Project to Bring Mobility to Blockchain with Simple APIs

December 22, 2016 | 0 Comments | Roger Strukhoff
Makoto Takemiya from the Tokyo-based blockchain startup Soramitsu outlined how Iroha is different, and is the same, as the other Hyperledger incubations.

Blockchain Projects Span Financial Services and Supply Chains

December 19, 2016 | 0 Comments | Roger Strukhoff
Involving big data and the Internet of Things, the projects focused on the Hyperledger technology range from startups to established organizations.

Why Altoros Joined the Hyperledger Project

November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments | Renat Khasanshyn
The momentum behind the Hyperledger Project signals the arrival of an enterprise-grade permissioned distributed ledger technologies. It will play a major role in redesign of century-old processes. As a corporate sponsor of the Hyperledger Project and the Linux Foundation, Altoros will continue contributing resources and code to help the Hyperledger Project fulfill its mission.

Hyperledger Fabric Approaches v1.0 with Better Scalability and Security

November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments | Roger Strukhoff
IBM's Arnaud Le Hors explores what Hyperledger Fabric v1.0 brings to the table, examines related project incubations, illustrating the particulars of how blockchain can work in the enterprise.

A Panel: Blockchain Introduces Opportunities in Identity Management

November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
Blockchain is an efficient tool for streamlining processes. It seems it can also be used for developing and containing digital identity.

A Panel: Blockchain May Change the Way Financial Orgs Operate

November 14, 2016 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
While there have been many discussions about blockchain in finance, it's still unclear how much one can save and how the business models will evolve.

How Hyperledger Fabric Delivers Security to Enterprise Blockchain

November 14, 2016 | 0 Comments | Roger Strukhoff
Outlining key issues with transaction networks, Elli Androulaki of IBM explained how Hyperledger Fabric—an open-source blockchain implementation in Hyperledger—deals with permissions, roles, transactions, and consensus.

Tezos Enters the Blockchain Arena with the Meta-Consensus Approach

November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
The upstart is bringing in decentralized governance to blockchain. What else are they doing and what's the timeline for development?

Governance Is a Critical Need and a Critical Weakness of Blockchains

November 3, 2016 | 0 Comments | Sophia Turol
Outlining four major blockchain layers, Arthur Breitman of Tezos spoke on the challenges brought along by centralized and decentralized ledgers, censorship sensitivity, and governance.

A Panel: Cooperation Is Key for Blockchain Development in Finance

October 31, 2016 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
The blockchain ecosystem should forget about disruption and instead focus on cooperation and working with existing financial services.