28 Mar '16, 6pm

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This is a guest post by Justin O'Connell. The Aite Group projects the blockchain market could be valued at $400 million by 2019. For that reason, some of the biggest names in banking, industry and technology have entered into the space to evaluate how this technology could change the financial world. IBM and Linux, for instance, have brought together some of the brightest minds in the industry and technology to work on blockchain technology through the Hyperledger Project. The Hyperledger Project is under the umbrella of the Linux Foundation, and seeks to incorporate findings by blockchain projects such as Blockstream, Ripple, Digital Asset Holdings and others in order to make blockchain technology useful for the world’s biggest corporations. IBM has also contributed its own code to the project. According to John Wolpert, IBM’s Global Blockchain Offering Director, when IBM...

Full article: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/ibm-wants-to-evolve-...

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