Posts Tagged ‘Blockchain’

Blockchain to Reduce Intermediaries in Many Industries Outside Finance

October 18, 2016 | 0 Comments | Roger Strukhoff
Trusted networks can be used to diminish natural monopolies in supply chains. The result? Sped up transactions and streamlined processes—not just in finance.

A Panel: How Soon Will We See Blockchain in Finance?

October 12, 2016 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
Is there a timeline for the adoption of blockchain in finance? Where does blockchain provide value? What are the issues in adoption? What about regulations?

Fireside Chat: Blockchain Security, Scalability, and Energy Consumption

September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
Adoption, security, scalability, and cost were among the concerns raised in a blockchain panel in London.

IBM Engineers: Blockchain Can Streamline International Trade

September 20, 2016 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
There's a lot to like about blockchain in any business network. There's increased speed, reduced errors, privacy, transparency, and a scalable ecosystem. IBM explains it all and how it could work in trade finance / international trade.

A Distributed Business Network: The Difference with Blockchain

September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
How does blockchain impact traditional businesses, such as car leasing, and what is involved in having the technology in the network?

A New Era of IT: Blockchain Efforts Forge Ahead

September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments | Roger Strukhoff
This is the second in a series of articles about major technological trends that affect enterprise IT. Today's topic is blockchain, with a focus on the open-source Hyperledger Project.

Why We’ve Entered a New Era of IT: ZettaStructure and Other Concepts

September 2, 2016 | 0 Comments | Roger Strukhoff
The ZettaStructure, blockchain, AI/DL/ML, and cloud computing are all part of the most exciting era in the history of Information Technology.

Managing Risk and Building Trust for Blockchain in Finance

August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments | Roger Strukhoff
Trust, standards, mitigating risk, and the role of blockchain in the developing world were all topics during a lively panel discussion in San Francisco.

Blockchain as a Single, Persistent Publish / Subscribe Queue

August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments | Carlo Gutierrez
Robert Boyd of HHG projects blockchain adoption and explains which scenarios can be improved by using the technology as a single pub/sub message queue.

R3 Strategist Outlines Blockchain’s Use Among 42 Banks

August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments | Roger Strukhoff
A large group of competing institutions has come together to support a single database that speeds up transactions, reduces cost, and provides a single, immutable record shared by everyone.