Push back at COVID-19 in the IBM Blockchain Platform Contest

Bring your ideas to help solve COVID-related issues or help get the world back to work using blockchain — and we’ll bring the IBM Blockchain and IBM Cloud.

The enterprise blockchain platform that’s open and available anywhere

From ease-of-use to ownership of everything you create, explore the latest version of the leading Hyperledger Fabric platform for hybrid cloud, multicloud and on-prem environments.

Get an inside look at the Platform. See how to build, operate, and govern your blockchain network.


• Leverage our advanced Visual Studio (VS) Code extension for smooth integration between smart contract development and network management

• Transition seamlessly from development to test to production in a single environment with simplified DevOps

• Write smart contracts in JavaScript, Java, and Go languages


• Manage all network components in one place, no matter where they are deployed

• No vendor lock-in: maintain complete control of your identities, ledger and smart contracts

• Deploy only the blockchain components you need (Peer, Ordering Service, Certificate Authority)


• Start small, then pay as you grow for what you use – no upfront investment and upgrade easily through Kubernetes

• Connect a single peer to multiple industry networks with ease

• Connect to nodes running in any environment (on-premises, public, hybrid clouds)


Take a guided tour of the leading open source blockchain for business platform, led by our technical experts. It’s your complete overview of everything needed to get started, including an in-depth look at our VS Code Extension.

Questions? Schedule a 1-on-1 discussion with an IBM Platform expert.

Client spotlight: Ignite success in any cloud

Find out how Vertrax, a leader in supply chain management solutions for the oil and gas industry, is ushering in a bold new era of transparency and trust for their clients using the IBM Blockchain Platform – and doing it in a way that lets everyone realize blockchain’s transformative benefits in the computing environment of their choice.

Other IBM Blockchain Platform success stories

The race to reinvent the world is on. What disruption will you create?

Food supply

IBM Food Trust™ is the only blockchain network of its kind connecting growers processors, distributors, and retailers through a permissioned, permanent, and shared record of food system data.

Media and advertising

Online advertising fraud costs companies billions of dollars annually. Learn how Mediaocean is revolutionizing the media and advertising industry with the IBM Blockchain Platform.

Trade finance

Fifteen European banks have collaborated on we.trade, a blockchain network that’s transforming trade finance — and even trade itself — for small- and medium-sized buyers and sellers.

More use cases

Learn how the IBM Blockchain Platform is being used across industries to solve longstanding business challenges through more trust, transparency and collaboration.


Design matters when you’re disrupting business

The IBM Blockchain Platform has been named winner of the 2019 Red Dot: Brands and Communication Design Award. This annual award recognizes leading design experiences and innovation from brands around the world.

Other ways to advance your blockchain journey with IBM

No other company makes it faster or easier to achieve blockchain success. Wherever you are on your blockchain journey, we’ll meet you there.

Join an existing network

The fastest way to blockchain success. IBM has convened networks and established governance models that make onboarding easy as you join others in transforming the food supply, supply chains, trade finance, financial services, insurance, media and advertising, and more.

Co-create with our experts

As the industry’s leading blockchain services provider, IBM Blockchain Services can help you build a scalable business network underpinned by the best technology. More than 1600 blockchain experts use insights from 100+ live networks to help you address three key design points: governance, business value and technology.

Discover new business opportunities

The IBM Blockchain Ecosystem can help you promote and enhance your existing blockchain solution. Access new audiences as an IBM Business Partner and accelerate your path to new markets through integration with the IBM Blockchain Platform.

What’s your potential ROI with IBM Blockchain?

Discover the positive impact Forrester says IBM Blockchain can have on your business. This report includes:

•  Blockchain technology and market overview
•  Financial model framework
•  Projecting new revenue and savings
•  Expanded economic impact and analysis of costs
•  Sample organization calculation and financial summary

Resources to get started

What every technical leader needs to know for 2020

Top experts discuss how the IBM Blockchain Platform is now optimized for Red Hat® OpenShift®, giving you unparalleled deployment flexibility across the computing environments of your choice.

The Founder’s Handbook

Blockchain brings organizations together. Learn how other network founders have successfully launched their collaborations.

The Unbounded Registry

Register, look up, join and transact across a variety of blockchain solutions built to interoperate with all of today’s popular distributed ledger technologies.

¹ Hyperledger Fabric is an open source project of the Linux Foundation