IBM Partners With Columbia University to Boost Blockchain Application Development

Technology firm IBM partners with Columbia University to boost blockchain application development by launching a blockchain research center reported Coindesk on July 17. The blockchain center will open on Tuesday and will be located on the Manhattan campus of Columbia University in New York City. It will integrate blockchain applications by outlining both technical and academic … Continue reading IBM Partners With Columbia University to Boost Blockchain Application Development

IBM Will Hire Near 2000 People in France To Work on Blockchain, AI and IoT

IBM announced it will hire near 2000 people in France to work on blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and IoT, reported Le Monde on May 23. Virginia Rometty, IBM chief executive, announced the news in an interview with Le Monde. She also expressed that IBM was currently working in collaboration with Crédit Mutuel, Orange Bank, Generali, … Continue reading IBM Will Hire Near 2000 People in France To Work on Blockchain, AI and IoT

IBM Team Up With Veridium Labs to Tokenize Carbon Credit With Blockchain

IBM announced that it teams up with Veridium Labs to tokenize carbon credit with blockchain, reported Cointelegraph on May 15. The companies will be able to track their footprints through a blockchain platform. Todd Lemons, CEO and Veridium Labs co-founder mentioned a blockchain-based platform to measure carbon emissions within the supply chain will help considerably fight … Continue reading IBM Team Up With Veridium Labs to Tokenize Carbon Credit With Blockchain

IBM, Global Citizen and NGO Sponsor a Contest For a Blockchain-Based Charity Donation Platform

IBM in collaboration with Global Citizen and NGO announced they sponsor a contest for a blockchain-based charity donation platform, reported Cointelegraph on May 12. American multinational technology giant IBM stated that one major challenge that philanthropic group faces is to have the certainty that the donated funds are used efficiently and really goes to the … Continue reading IBM, Global Citizen and NGO Sponsor a Contest For a Blockchain-Based Charity Donation Platform

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IBM and ANZ Are Developing a Blockchain-Based Solution For Insurance

IBM and Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) announced they are developing a blockchain-based solution for insurance, according to a press release published on April 30.  The main purpose of this blockchain-based platform is that will enhance transparency and speed of data transactions and payments between brokers and insurers. The group will also be … Continue reading IBM and ANZ Are Developing a Blockchain-Based Solution For Insurance

IBM and a Consortium of Banks Blockchain Alliance Conduct the First Live Pilot Transaction

IBM and a consortium of banks blockchain alliance conducted the first live pilot transaction on IBM's blockchain-based application called Batavia, according to a press release. The Bank of Montreal (BMO), CaixaBank, Commerzbank, Erste Group, IBM, and UBS are the banks involved in this project with IBM and successfully completed the first transactions on IBM's platform … Continue reading IBM and a Consortium of Banks Blockchain Alliance Conduct the First Live Pilot Transaction

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“Blockchain is the Answer to the Process of Digitization” – IBM’s General Manager

Marie Wieck, IBM's General Manager explained "how IBM’s blockchain platform is empowering companies to digitize traditionally human-reliant processes," according to Northwestern University. "IBM got into blockchain believing that it would herald the next generation of transaction solutions,” mentioned Wieck. “In reality, blockchain is the answer to the process of digitization." Wieck believes blockchain technology has … Continue reading “Blockchain is the Answer to the Process of Digitization” – IBM’s General Manager