Blockchain's ability to facilitate trust at scale, without intermediaries, is fundamentally transforming how businesses and individuals transact with one another. Trusted transactions can dramatically reduce dispute resolution time, cut costs, and add security to transactions. Using blockchain, institutions can achieve greater collective value than any institution alone.
There is no shortage of potentially ground-breaking IoT ideas out there, but there aren't many IoT use cases to pull inspiration from for developers. To demonstrate the possibilities of what companies can build, the Mendix Evangelist team built an IoT application using IBM Watson IoT and IBM Blockchain in just 10 days without writing a single line of code. Here's how it was done.
This weekend saw a large scale 'ransomware' attack. It affected among other institutions, the National Health Service in the UK. Patient treatment was delayed and new born babies had to stay at hospitals a little longer than they should, because their identity couldn't be registered. This made me wonder if health records stored in blockchain could been used to prevent ransomware attacks.
IBM at OSCON 2017 May 8-11, 2017 Austin Convention Center Booth 301 Thanks to everybody who stopped by our booth, chatted with our developers, and joined our sessions at OSCON 2017. Keep checking this blog for post-event interviews, and links to the IBM keynote and sessions. If you missed the book signing, get the e-book […]
With the IBM Cloud and its robust financial services expertise and offerings, banks can catapult into 2017 with a newly defined customer experience.
From Antwerp to London, Devoxx events are well known for delivering some of the best content and experiences for developers. IBM is proud to be the Diamond Sponsor of the inaugural Devoxx US Conference, March 21-23, 2017 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, CA.
As of December 30, 2016, we will be deleting all service version 0.4.X instances of the IBM Blockchain “Starter Developer Plan” Beta service on Bluemix.
High Security Business Network (HSBN) is a blockchain network focused on performance, data privacy and security. HSBN is intended for customers wanting to move beyond basic blockchain exploration towards corporate PoCs, first projects, pilots and production. We have been operating the service plan as a closed beta; it is now generally available.