Blockchain

Why the Cloud is the Best Vehicle for Innovation


We discuss best practices to leverage the cloud for innovative digital solutions. We look at Blockchain as a powerful new reality that helps reduce transaction costs for the financial industry on everything from mortgages, record-keeping, stock allocation, and even car records. Blockchain is disrupting the 15th century double-ledger accounting system still in use today, and […]

Linking Up Blockchain and Cloud


Blockchain is a public ledger system that can be used to record any kind of transaction. The ledgers are stored concurrently in multiple locations and communicate using a series of nodes, with entries that are cryptographically signed to prevent modification. Blockchain also provides an auditable trail of all transactions and removes the need for a […]

Blockchain and What it Means for Cloud


We discuss Blockchain, the underlying technology that makes Bitcoin possible by allowing all transactions to be shared on a single ledger for increased transparency. Use of Blockchain means that transactions no longer need to include any trust-based organizations and leads to a more efficient transaction that can be processed immediately, a lower cost transaction because […]

Bitcoin, Blockchain, IoT and Cloud


Bitcoin, like many transforming movements in history, started out as an esoteric ideological experiment to create “a purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash to allow online payments to be sent directly from one party to another without going through a financial institution,” as described by Satoshi Nakamoto, pseudonymous inventor of Bitcoin. The need for digital […]

Linking Up Blockchain and Data Integration


A little background: Blockchain is a public ledger system that can be used to record any kind of transaction. The ledgers are concurrently stored in multiple locations, and the entries are cryptographically signed to prevent changes. Moreover, Blockchain provides an auditable trail of all the transactions and removes the need for a trusted middleman. Use […]