IBM Blockchain for developers
Understand the fundamentals of IBM blockchain technology and see real world applications
In this 3 course learning path, you will gain a fundamental understanding of blockchain technology and view valuable business applications. Blockchain is an emerging technology that can make transaction networks much more efficient. It has rapidly become a space for innovation across numerous industries. This learning path aims to help a developer understand blockchain and its underlying technologies and additionally provides a use case to help apply blockchain to one’s own profession.
Why take this?
You’ll learn how to: • Create your own blockchain network on Bluemix • Add code for Smart Contracts • Use chaincode from the Hyperledger Project
What you'll learn
• Overview of blockchain basics • Blockchain and distributed ledger systems • Important concepts and key use cases of blockchain for business • Asset transfer in a blockchain network
• Blockchain fabrics • The Hyperledger Project, an initiative to build an open cross-industry distributed ledger • Blockchain networks, ledgers, and participants • The IBM Blockchain service on Bluemix
• Hyperledger Fabric architecture • API deployment to invoke chaincode to perform actions on a blockchain • Develop and deploy chaincode to a test blockchain network
Prerequisites and requirements
You must have a Bluemix account and a Bluemix DevOps account.