Implementing blockchain for cognitive IoT applications, Part 1

Internet of things (IoT) solutions are being successfully adopted in
many different industries, such as healthcare, warehousing, transportation,
and logistics. Current centralized cloud-based IoT solutions may not scale and
meet the security challenges faced by large-scale enterprises. The use of
blockchain as a distributed ledger of transactions and peer-to-peer
communication among participating nodes can solve such problems. This article
provides an overview of blockchain-enabled IoT solutions and demonstrates how
to use the IBM Blockchain platform for an IoT application in a multi-partner



via IBM developerWorks : Cloud computing

January 9, 2017 at 10:36AM