Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Blockchain Live Reveals Blockchain Potential Across industries

On the 20th of September, 2017, the Blokchain Live event was held at The Brewery in London. Over the course of one day, hundreds of attendees had the opportunity to listen to talks given...

Blockchain in the Insurance Industry, IBM and B3i Leverage Distributed Ledger Technology

Recently, insurance consortium B3i announced its new smart contract prototype, which uses the IBM Blockchain Platform to improve processes in the insurance industry. Built on the open source Hyperledger Fabric, the IBM Blockchain Platform...

Hyperledger Continues to Grow With Addition of Three New Members

Hyperledger, the open source collaborative effort created to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies, has revealed three new organizations which have joined the project. As a multi-project, multi-stakeholder effort, Hyperledger incubates eight business blockchain and distributed...

Crypto Valley Blockchain Consortium Joined by UTRUST

Payments start-up UTRUST has become the latest corporate member in Crypto Valley – a blockchain and cryptocurrency technology consortium in Switzerland. With a team spanning corporate management, B2C start-ups, payments, blockchain development, law, finance,...

Hyperledger Gains Ten New Members

The open source collaborative effort created to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies, Hyperledger has announced that 10 new organizations have joined the project. The project also announced the availability of Hyperledger Fabric 1.0, the consortium's...

Hyperledger Adds Cisco as Premier Member

Hyperledger, the open source collaborative effort created to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies, has announced that Cisco has upgraded its General membership to Premier. As a Premier member, Ram Jagadeesan, Cisco Distinguished Engineer and Blockchain...

Seven New Members Join Hyperledger

Hyperledger, the collaborative cross-industry effort created to advance blockchain technology, has announced that seven new members have joined the project to help create an open standard for distributed ledgers for a new generation of...

Ripple Global Payments Group Joined by BTMU

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ – BTMU - the banking arm of Japan’s MUFG bank, has announced that it is joining Ripple’s Global Payments Steering Group - GPSG. As the first Japanese bank in GPSG,...

Financial Institutions Demonstrate Blockchain Solution for Syndicated Loans

Synaps Loans LLC has announced the successful demonstration of the first working blockchain solution for syndicated loan servicing. Blockchain consortium R3's Lab and Research Center managed the proof-of-concept testing of the system, which was...

SAP Joins Hyperledger as Premier Member, Reveals Sap.iO Fund

Hyperledger, a collaborative cross-industry effort created to advance blockchain technology, has announced that SAP SE has joined as a Premier member. As part of SAP's Premier membership, Dominik Heere, Vice President, Innovation Engineering, SAP...