Blockchain To Be Implemented Across 20% Of Healthcare Organizations By 2020

Blockchain To Be Implemented Across 20% Of Healthcare Organizations By 2020

Accroding to Healthcare organizations may soon follow the footsteps of the financial services and shipping industries in deploying large-scale blockchain projects. Here are 4 top reasons why organizations in the Healthcare are ready for blockchain;

– In recent years, industry and government stakeholders have supported efforts to use blockchain, a … Read the rest

Blockchain Associated With Supply Chain Is Quickly Catching Up

Blockchain Associated With Supply Chain Is Quickly Catching Up

Supply chain blockchain will play a major role in ensuring the authenticity of products. They may help firms digitize ERP processesthat may be partially paper-based and that rely on spreadsheets. And they may eventually replace technologies such as Electronic Data Interchange-based transactions. Businesses are slowly shifiting towards blockchain as the … Read the rest

A New Alliance Established To Securely Track Precious Metal Trades Using Blockchain

A New Alliance Established To Securely Track Precious Metal Trades

Financial technology firm Paxos has formed a partnership with INTL FCStone Inc’s precious metals division. The department will now be using Paxos Confirmation Service — a tool built specifically for the precious metals arena — to instantly automate daily trade confirmations and reduce human error.

Paxos seeks to unlock capital … Read the rest

Accenture, Thales to Debut Blockchain Tool for Aerospace Supply Chains

Dublin-based major consultancy firm Accenture has partnered with French multinational aerospace firm Thales Group to update aircraft supply chains using blockchain. Based on Hyperledger Fabric and set for its debut at the UK’s Farmborough Airshow, the solution will use blockchain in tandem with Thales’ physically unclonable function (PUF) tool to … Read the rest

Facebook Hops Onto The Blockchain Train With The Appointment Of A New Engineering Director

Facebook Hops Onto The Blockchain Train With The Appointment Of A New Engineering Director

Things have finally settled for Facebook, with regards to blockchain technology. After much probing, the social media giant finally gave in by hiring a new lead dedicated to its upcoming blockchain division. Evan Cheng, one of Facebook’s senior engineers, has been appointed to the position of “director of engineering, blockchain”, … Read the rest

$150 Billion-Valued Ant Financial Makes a Big Bet on Blockchain Technology

$150 Billion-Valued Ant Financial Makes a Big Bet on Blockchain Technology

Jack Ma-led Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba’s fintech conglomerate Ant Financial considers blockchain technology as one of the five key technologies that will dominate every industry in the long-term. In terms of immutability and decentralization, blockchain technology in its current form is impeccable. It is able to process sensitive data and … Read the rest