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Storj Labs Raises $3 Million in Seed Financing

Storj Labs, a blockchain-based distributed cloud storage provider, has raised $3 million in a seed financing round to advance its open source, distributed cloud storage platform, Storj. The offering was oversubscribed and included angel...

BlockApps and Red Hat Deliver Hybrid Cloud Solution for Blockchain Applications

BlockApps, a Blockchain-as-a-Service platform and a provider of Ethereum enterprise software, is collaborating with Red Hat in order to make it easier for enterprises to build blockchain applications that can be deployed in production...

Corporate Insight Produces Report on Blockchain Solutions in Financial Services

Corporate Insight, which provides intelligence and consulting to financial services firms, insurers and educational institutions, has released a study examining the current state of blockchain in financial services and the potential impact of the...

PTDL Group Researches Viewpoints on Blockchain Technology

The Post Trade Distributed Ledger Group – ‘PTDL Group’ - made up of global banks, custodians, central securities depositories, clearing houses, exchanges, regulators, government agencies and central banks, has commissioned research amongst its members....

KPMG and Microsoft Announce New “Blockchain Nodes”

KPMG International and Microsoft Corp. have announced the launch of joint Blockchain Nodes, which are designed to create and demonstrate use cases that apply blockchain technology to business propositions and processes. The first joint...

Deloitte Explores Protocols for Providing Assurance on Blockchain Transaction Data and Infrastructure

Deloitte has announced the completion of a blockchain project which was designed to demonstrate tangible and actionable options for assurance related to blockchain transaction data and infrastructure. The goal of the project was to...

New Blockchain Technology Solution for Remote Voting

Following a year of investigation and collaboration, two Boston-based companies, Voatz, Inc. and Clear Ballot Group, Inc. are announcing a partnership to accelerate the introduction of secure, accessible remote voting in elections. Voatz brings...

B9lab Offers Blockchain Online Course for CTOs

B9lab has announced the launch of its online course for CTOs, covering blockchain technology and decentralised infrastructure. Available globally, the course was developed in response to requests for a technical course for non-programmers. Elias Haase,...

Acronis True Image Provides Backup Solution with Blockchain and Anti-Ransomware

Acronis, a global hybrid-cloud data protection and storage provider, has announced its Acronis True Image 2017 New Generation. This will include Acronis Notary™, blockchain-based data certification and verification capabilities; Acronis Active Protection™, active protection...

Moldovan Blockchain Laboratory – Drachmae Project Lab 2.0

Earlier this week, at IT4BA, Moldova’s first Blockchain Laboratory was unveiled. The purpose of the lab is to study the possible benefits and use cases of the technology, and to afford opportunities to students...