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Central banks and digital ledger technology governance
Updated 22 June 2017
Central banks and financial system regulators around the world are asking themselves how blockchain is going to change their technology underpinnings and those of the commercial banks and financial institutions they regulate.
Forward Together: Three ways blockchain Explorers chart a new direction
Updated 19 May 2017
Trust can be embedded into blockchain transactions and as it does, new transformative possibilities emerge.
Trust me: Digital identity on blockchain
Updated 13 Apr 2017
Blockchain takes a new approach to identity management by enabling an always up-to-date lifetime history of data.
Unblocking the blockchain
Updated 15 Mar 2017
Blockchain is about bringing trust to transactions –success depends on transparency and auditability for supply chain participants.
Blockchain benefits for electronics: Taming complexity with better supply chain visibility
Updated 23 Feb 2017
For electronics companies, Blockchain technology can reduce frictions to improve the cost, time and risk associated with complex processes.
Building trust in government: Exploring the potential of blockchains
Updated 30 Jan 2017
Pioneering government organizations are embracing blockchains to reduce frictions to innovation and information, as well as facilitate collaboration.
Healthcare rallies for blockchains: Keeping patients at the center
Updated 09 Dec 2016
Of 200 surveyed healthcare executives - payers and providers in 16 countries - 16 percent expect to have a commercial blockchain solution at scale in 2017.
Blockchain rewires financial markets: Trailblazers take the lead
Updated 13 Oct 2016
Trailblazers in financial markets are prioritizing blockchain efforts to act on invisible threats and acquire trusted information.
Leading the pack in blockchain banking: Trailblazers set the pace
Updated 13 Oct 2016
Trailblazers in the banking industry are prioritizing blockchain efforts to create new business models and reach new markets.
Fast forward: Rethinking enterprises, ecosystems and economies with blockchains
Updated 28 Sep 2016
Our analysis of the impact of blockchains across the enterprise, ecosystems and economies shows that frictions can be greatly reduced or even eliminated, leading to a new economic equation for organizations, trust and value exchange.
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Trust in trade: Toward stronger supply chains
Updated 27 Sep 2016
The modern supply chain is long on data and short on trust, but blockchains can bring breakthroughs in visibility, optimization and demand.
The Economy of Things: Extracting value from the Internet of Things
Updated 23 Jun 2015
Companies must grasp the scale of IoT transformation ahead and prepare now to profit from the new Economy of Things.
Empowering the edge: Practical insights on a decentralized Internet of Things
Updated 31 Mar 2015
To test device democracy’s underlying technology vision, IBM jointly developed with Samsung the ADEPT proof-of-concept: Phase 2 of 2014 IBM IoT Study.
Device democracy - Saving the future of the Internet of Things
Updated 09 Sep 2014
Scaling the IoT from billions to hundreds of billions of devices means executives must rethink the technology strategy, business models and design principles at its foundation.
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