Blockchain

IoTFriday E36 | New tech topics unveiled

The next era of identity

July 24, 2018

Digital identity is currently undergoing a paradigm shift to improve the privacy and trust of online identities. A good example is the GDPR which enables citizens in the EU to return the control and management of personal data and identities to the individual. Another example is the way how we look at social media in...

Cryptocurrency and block chain – All the questions you were afraid to ask

July 18, 2018

What is block chain? Think of block chain as a read only accounting ledger of transactions in chronological order.  Once a transaction is added, it cannot be modified or put into a different order.  The transactions are verified in a decentralized fashion to prevent any fraud. How will my business be affected by Cryptocurrency and...

[Webinar] Fish to Fork Blockchain Solution:

June 21, 2018

The solution being worked upon deals with a client who wants to create a marketplace of seafood products using Blockchain. The solution will allow Fisherman to directly sell on this platform and the restaurants to directly buy. Watch the webinar to learn more about this approach.  

June 15, 2018 by

Trust We visited the conference #VINT2018 “In code we trust”. Inspiration and great discussions on a hot topic at the moment: trust. Trust in products around us, trust in the governances using digital solutions for us, trust in data.In todays #IoTFriday we discus the day and talk to our VINT colleague Pepijn Pepping on the...

June 6, 2018 by

Blockchain is a list of records growing continuously which are linked and secured using cryptography. Records are verified before adding to the list as a transaction known as a block and once the transaction is complete its immutable. Companies are looking for a way to create competitive advantage through Blockchain technology. Though some of them...

June 1, 2018 by

Today we are at the booklaunch of “Testing in the digital age; AI makes the difference”. Tom is the author of this book and we meetup with another author Rik Marselis. At the end of todays #IoTFriday we wrap up with a animation that summarizes everything for you. The book is now available to order...

April 23, 2018 by

Can we approach Blockchain testing as if it were ‘normal’ Agile testing? Only if Blockchain development can be considered as ‘normal’ Agile development. And the answer is: “No, it cannot!”. The bigger part of any blockchain development will be ‘business as usual’: designing user interaction, paying attention to functionality, security, performance, networking and so forth....

April 17, 2018 by

The VeriSM Service Management approach should explicitly mention blockchain technology. It mentions a dozen of so-called emerging technologies. This list is not exhaustive. Because of the expected impact of blockchain on organizations and their services, we believe it belongs in the standard list. Also, its main characteristics, manifestations and applications should be described. What is...

March 27, 2018 by

Recently, The annual SogetiLabs meeting was held in Dublin : Client: Ireland’s leading insurance company SogetiLabs experts from around the world Three key technologies : Artificial Intelligence   Blockchain   Chat/Voice Bot The Goal: Create three “Minimum Lovable Products” in two days   What is SogetiLabs? An international community of Sogeti experts founded in 2011 by Michiel...

January 12, 2018 by

The year 2018 starts with the big Consumer electronics show in Las Vegas: CES 2018. #IoTFriday takes a look on what trends can be discovered. We group the new introductions on CES2018 by technology. When there is no black out we read all the news and the first #IoTFriday of 2018 is reserved for a...

November 15, 2017 by

Last week I received an e-mail from the design firm Ideo. Last year I did a couple of online courses with them (which were great by the way). They now sent me a hyperlink to a digital certificate. Didn’t I receive their certificates already? In pdf and digitally added to my LinkedIn profile? Curious anyways,...

August 14, 2017 by

The current comparison between blockchain and the internet is clear. The internet was the first native platform for information, blockchain is the first native platform for transactions. It enables us to make something digital unique and safely exchange it with someone else we don’t necessarily trust. Current state of blockchain We are still in the early...

July 31, 2017 by

By reading the title, all my Indian colleagues would almost instantaneous be able to anticipate what my blog is about. A few months back my wife went to buy a new mobile SIM card from a local store for our daughter. As per government requirements and the anticipating need for documents to verify her identity,...

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