Blockchain has permeated the headlines for quite some time now. Perhaps you’re familiar with it only peripherally. Perhaps you’ve dipped your toes in the technology and pondered it as a viable solution. Perhaps you think it’s nice and sweet and it doesn’t concern you. But, even if you deem it will remain in the hinterlands,... Continue reading Blockchain and the future of the software engineer
“Watson is going through 1,000,000 documents a week. People can’t do that. You can’t hire enough people to do that.” Continue reading Ginni Rometty’s keynote at FinTech Ideas festival
You've probably heard of Blockchain. It's hard to navigate much of the web today without running across some kind of reference to it. After a while I thought, “Could I really explain Blockchain to someone if asked?” and if you're in the same boat as I was, this post is for you. The Problem Any technology... Continue reading What is blockchain? A primer on distributed ledger technology
IBM and 21Vianet are expanding their partnership to fuel greater cloud innovation in China by incorporating Blockchain, Internet of Things, and advanced cloud data services on the IBM Bluemix platform. Continue reading IBM Expands Bluemix Ecosystem in China
Can startups help re-invent the internet? IBM thinks so, and blockchain is the technology that will help them do it. Continue reading IBM sees startups as the key to blockchain’s success
Recently a very influential technology analyst group released its annual Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies. In this report you can find their perspective on where a variety of new-wave technologies are on their journey to mainstream adoption. If you're wondering where blockchain technologies appear on that hype cycle, I can tell you that... Continue reading The hype and potential behind blockchain technologies
The dW TV blockchain topic page pulls together some of the best developer-to-developer discussion about blockchain and what it means for software development. Continue reading Blockchain perspectives from developerWorks TV!