Blockchain is an emerging technology that promises to revolutionize digital transactions. However, blockchain is not well understood and confusion exists as to the different associated terms. This whitepaper aims to demystify the technology and to provide insight into potential future applications. At its core, blockchain is a public ledger technology that uses distributed consensus and cryptography to provide an authoritative record of secure transactions.
Industrial Blockchain Applications
This report explores the industrial applications of blockchain technology in agri-food, manufacturing, utilities, and industrial IoT. The market is fairly nascent and many of the endeavors are still at proof of concept and project stage, with little commercialization in progress. However, there are a host of innovative and forward-thinking startups in the space driving their proposed ecosystem forward, including AgriDigital, BeefLedger, ElectricChain, FoodCoin, Lokaal Market, OwlTing, TE-Food, ...
Blockchain-as-a-Service Competitive Assessment
Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) is a nascent but dynamic market that is evolving quickly as a base infrastructure for the development of blockchain applications in all kinds of sectors: from financial services to supply chain management. The BaaS market is still fairly nascent, with the first solutions emerging only in 2017, and the majority going live in 2018. This competitive assessment report looks at 11 vendors currently competing in ...