Blockchain newsletter: Real-world success stories from IBM Blockchain

Blockchain in financial services, Blockchain newsletter, Supply chain

Visionary companies are innovating how they work with IBM Blockchain, convening business networks that extend collaboration and optimization beyond organizational walls. We are laser focused on the areas delivering significant business value for our customers and their industry partners today: Supply chain. Bolster your supply chain with multi-tier visibility and workflow automation. This matters more ...read more


Don’t let the shipping container crisis ruin your holidays this year

Supply Chain events, Supply Chain order management, Supply Chain readiness

By now we’ve all heard the rumblings (and the roars!) about how myriad challenges — backlogged ports, factory shutdowns, and shipping delays — are going to impact holiday shopping this year. According to Business Insider, the cargo ships waiting off the coast of California are creating record backlog. We don’t want to minimize the serious ...read more


Blockchain newsletter: Emerging coronavirus variants spur blockchain innovations in healthcare

Blockchain in healthcare, Blockchain newsletter, Digital identity

Get a first look at the Gartner report for decentralized identity and verifiable claims. Access promising use cases, risks and considerations, and expert recommendations on creating value for a fully decentralized future. Here’s your complimentary access to Gartner’s Innovation Insights. Delta variant refocuses attention on vaccine passports The surge of COVID-19 cases due to the ...read more


Why open source isn’t free: Support as a best practice

Blockchain development, Hyperledger Fabric, Open source on blockchain

The use of open source code is on the rise. Red Hat’s 2021 Enterprise Open Source Report found that 90% of companies use open source code and 79% of IT leaders expect their business use of open source to increase. Also on the rise, unfortunately, is malware and ransomware up 158% in 2020 according to ...read more


Geospatial data: The really big picture

Beyond blockchain, Blockchain education, Blockchain explained

The combination of a pandemic and a record-setting year of extreme weather events has reminded leaders in every industry that the health of our people, our global economy and the environment are inextricably linked. Sustainability is now a strategic business imperative, critical to creating new levels of resiliency and responsible practices that preserve our planet ...read more


It’s time to break the cycle and restore trust in advertising

Beyond blockchain, Blockchain explained, Blockchain sessions

As part of the CES 2021 conference, IBM’s Bob Lord participated in a panel with leaders from CVS and Delta to discuss the importance of marketers using advanced technology like AI for social good and to transform the ad industry. We sat down with him for a deeper dive. Over the last year there has ...read more


Opening New York State for business with the power of blockchain

Blockchain announcements, Blockchain for government, Blockchain in healthcare

What excites me the most about being part of the team at IBM is the work we do for our clients that truly makes a difference in individual lives and provides for smarter and safer interactions with each other and our planet. The urgency to reopen all areas of the economy safely as we navigate ...read more


Accelerating your journey to decarbonization through digitalization

Blockchain education, Blockchain explained, Supply chain

Corporations around the world are increasingly focused on sustainability and implementing strategies for achieving net-zero emissions in greenhouse gases (GHG) by 2050 or sooner. To stop global warming and the impacts of climate change, we need to reduce the 51 billion tons of carbon emitted into the atmosphere annually down to zero, and limit global ...read more


Building a more sustainable, equitable future with trust

Blockchain announcements, Blockchain development, Blockchain explained

IBM has a strong heritage in social responsibility. Our technical and industry professionals across business units and research divisions develop new ways of helping to solve difficult environmental problems based upon data and today’s exponential information technologies — including AI, automation, IoT and blockchain, which also have the power to change business models, reinvent processes, ...read more