Sony Taps Blockchain to Develop System for Data Sharing and Authentication In Education


Sony Corporation and Sony Global Education (SGE) have created a system to apply blockchain technology to education. The system centralizes managing data from multiple institutions, allowing them to reference and record data and digital manuscripts.   The system makes it difficult to falsify information and controls access to records, making it possible to disclose information … Read more

The World’s Largest Shipper Partners IBM to Tap Blockchain Technology

Maersk Line, the world’s largest ocean container shipper, has teamed with IBM to create a supply chain using blockchain technology. Using Hyperledger Fabric, the blockchain will include a network of freight forwarders, ocean carriers, and ports. The project’s goal is to get 10 million containers on the blockchain by year-end out of a total of … Read more

The Hyperledger Blockchain Project Announces Its First Graduate Project

Hyperledger, a Linux-led open source blockchain initiative, announced in a blog that Hyperledger Fabric, one of five of its incubator projects, will be released at the end of the month. Hyperledger Fabric is designed to be used as a foundation for distributed applications. Hyperledger is an umbrella for software developer communities creating open source blockchain … Read more