Recently, I wrote about how blockchains work. However, I did not really delve into what it is good for? Maybe the answer is (like war) absolutely nothing! As is so often the case in the real world, the truth is somewhere in-between. Blockchain solves a specific, real problem. However, it has also become a shiny new buzzword and… Read More »Blockchain: Fad for Innovative Technology?
I have been working in distributed systems for decades. The fundamental problem when we have multiple active sources of information is finding a way to achieve consensus – agreement about what has happened. The simplest way to reach a consensus is to have one decision-maker. If there is only a single source of “truth” as… Read More »Blockchain as understood from an Expert
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton This blog, unlike those I have done before, is focused on my consulting work in the litigation support domain. Since I am working with technology, I thought I would start looking at interesting patents, which I find through… Read More »The Journey Begins