Category: General

Introduction To Blockchain ebook

Blockchain and other emerging technologies have been a buzzword for a while now and I always get asked what is Blockchain or where do I learn about it. So I decided to write a book on this topic which will help everyday person  understand what Blockchain really is, how it works and it’s global uses cases. …

Types of Blockchain Consensus Algorithms

“A fundamental problem in distributed computing and multi-agent systems is to achieve overall system reliability in the presence of a number of faulty processes. This often requires processes to agree on some data value that is needed during computation”. For safety reason and others, modern day cars come with various sensors, just look at Tesla which …

What are the key skills required to be a blockchain developer?

There are 5 key skills required to be a blockchain developer – Cryptography Blockchain is built on various cryptographic algorithms, hence having hands-on knowledge of cryptography is an advantage for a developer Interoperability Being able to integrate large-scale applications to drive business solutions and to reduce hurdles faced in workplaces Data Structure Deep understanding of data …

How to choose a blockchain framework for your business?

With so many chains and DLT (distributed ledger technologies) out there, how do you choose which one to use? That’s obviously after assessing that there’s a real implementation use case in your business. Each framework has its unique attributes suited for specific applications. Let’s explore 5 frameworks. Hyperledger Hyperledger is an open source collaborative effort created to …

Blockchain Beyond the Hype

Technology is fast growing, and the world is currently running after Buzzwords. Buzzword has a cycle, which can last for months to years. Some of the buzzwords which died in past were wearable technology, Segway, pebble and many more. Bitcoin success gave birth to the buzzword “BLOCKCHAIN”. Now everyone talks about it. Every organization wants a …

Beginners Guide to Blockchain Technology – Part I

I find people use the term ‘Blockchain technology’ to mean different things (i.e Bitcoin/altcoin blockchain, smart contracts etc) which can sometimes be confusing. Most of the time they are talking about is distributed ledger. Considering Blockchain technology is disrupting industries from voting to banking, having a basic knowledge of it will be useful. Therefore this post …