Using blockchain to combat counterfeiting in manufacturing

CGI

Using blockchain to combat counterfeiting in manufacturing. Correspondingly, for manufacturers and retailers, safeguarding the consumer experience and ensuring safety and trust are key to protecting the brand.

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The Applications of Blockchain in Data Management

AIIM

Blockchain is one of the most important new technologies that has impacted the business world in the last decade. For those who are considering adoption for one of its many applications, blockchain can hold great promise. What's the Business Appeal of Blockchain?

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MY TAKE: How blockchain technology came to seed the next great techno-industrial revolution

The Last Watchdog

Related: Securing identities in a blockchain Today we may be standing on the brink of the next great upheaval. Blockchain technology in 2019 may prove to be what the internet was in 1999. Blockchain, also referred to as distributed ledger technology , or DLT, is much more than just the mechanism behind Bitcoin and cryptocurrency speculation mania. Public blockchains and private DLTs are in a nascent stage, as stated above, approximately where the internet was in the 1990s.

Is Blockchain Technology In Your Company’s Future?

Synergis Software

Bitcoin gets the headlines, but the underlying technology — blockchain — is the real news. It is a quintessential foundational technology, and it will have a big impact on engineering, manufacturing, and construction processes. Blockchain’s Fundamental Capabilities. Before I get into how blockchain will be a game changer, let’s review the technology’s fundamental capabilities. Blockchain will give the world bilateral records (financial, logistical, legal, etc.).

How Blockchain and Bitcoin Tech Will Fuel the Industrial IoT

Perficient Data & Analytics

Technological powerhouses bitcoin and blockchain offer the potential to collaborate with the Internet of Things (IoT), resulting in simplified connections within the industrial IoT. Through advanced implementation of blockchain and bitcoin, technology promotes a simpler way to experience life itself. Blockchain is the underlying technology in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. A wide-scale adoption of blockchain would create significantly more transparency at all levels.

Blockchain Part of Sphereon’s Content Services Suite

Document Imaging Report

For a few years now, Harvey Spencer Associates has been promoting blockchain as a natural extension of capture technology. The Harvard Business Review describes blockchain as “an open, distributed ledger that can record transactions between two parties efficiently and in a verifiable and permanent way.” But, blockchain also has potential for more general records management, and Dutch content services provider Sphereon is leveraging it in this manner.

How blockchain, CRM and trade finance are transforming supply chain management

CGI

How blockchain, CRM and trade finance are transforming supply chain management. To me, this is a literal example as to how blockchain technology is hitting the transportation and logistics industry like a Mack truck – but in a good way. Using blockchain to transform the supply chain.

The blockchain bowling alley: How distributed ledger technology goes mainstream

CGI

The blockchain bowling alley: How distributed ledger technology goes mainstream. As someone engaged with blockchain projects since 2016 in CGI’s Trade Innovation Lab (and countless emerging technology projects before that), my experience is that blockchain is making the leap from experimental to production-ready solutions. Breaking down blockchain. At its core, blockchain is a ledger (a record of transactions) that‘s shared among a network of users.

The blockchain bowling alley: How distributed ledger technology goes mainstream

CGI

The blockchain bowling alley: How distributed ledger technology goes mainstream. As someone engaged with blockchain projects since 2016 in CGI’s Trade Innovation Lab (and countless emerging technology projects before that), my experience is that blockchain is making the leap from experimental to production-ready solutions. Breaking down blockchain. At its core, blockchain is a ledger (a record of transactions) that‘s shared among a network of users.

The blockchain bowling alley – how distributed ledger technology goes mainstream

CGI

The blockchain bowling alley – how distributed ledger technology goes mainstream. As someone engaged with blockchain projects since 2016 in CGI’s Trade Innovation Lab (and countless emerging technology projects before that), it feels as though blockchain is now making the leap from experimental to production-ready solutions. Breaking down blockchain. At its core, blockchain is a ledger (a record of transactions) that‘s shared among a network of users.

#ModernDataMasters: Michele Chambers, AWS

Reltio

Blockchain is also really exciting, and a basic component in edge-based computing. I think what blockchain is really about is creating a trusted network for sharing high-value information. Uncategorized B Compliance & GDPR B Consumer 360 B Customer 360 B Digital Transformation B Financial Services & Insurance B Healthcare B High-Tech & Manufacturing B IT B Business B Life Sciences B Machine Learning B Patient & Member 360 B Retail & CPG

#ModernDataMasters: Sarit Bose, Cognizant

Reltio

Blockchain is going to play a big role to giving more trustworthiness to the data. “If It is not evolved to that extent yet, but like AI and ML have evolved, Blockchain is going to become a must.”. Uncategorized B Compliance & GDPR B Consumer 360 B Customer 360 B Digital Transformation B Financial Services & Insurance B Healthcare B High-Tech & Manufacturing B IT B Business B Life Sciences B Machine Learning B Patient & Member 360 B Retail & CPG

#ModernDataMasters: Tony Saldanha, President, Transformant

Reltio

Thanks to the effort of that group there are now standards across master data fields in most of the manufacturing related items. These could include AI and newer technologies – potentially Blockchain – and several other elements. Kate Tickner, Reltio. Tony Saldanha is the President of Transformant and a globally recognized information technology and shared services executive.

#ModernDataMasters: Scott Taylor, “The Data Whisperer”

Reltio

What’s happening now is the convergence of all these mega-trends – AI, Cloud, Social, Mobile, Blockchain – I can count handfuls of trends out there that are regarded as the “sexy” stuff. Uncategorized B Compliance & GDPR B Consumer 360 B Customer 360 B Digital Transformation B Financial Services & Insurance B Healthcare B High-Tech & Manufacturing B IT B Business B Life Sciences B Machine Learning B Patient & Member 360 B Retail & CPGKate Tickner, Reltio.

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Part 1: OMG! Not another digital transformation article! Is it about understanding the business drivers?

ARMA International

Some technology trends such as real-time data analytics are on-going, while others are more recent, such as blockchain. More recent technology trends include Blockchain as a Service (BaaS) and Artificial Intelligence as a Service (AIaaS). The hype started with Blockchain 1.0,

Security Affairs newsletter Round 303

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Emerging Technologies vs. Disruptive Technologies

InfoGoTo

Many of these innovations involve modern technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), robots, blockchain , internet of things (IoT), 3D printing and biometrics, just to name a few. While gaming and entertainment are expected to prompt much of the virtual reality growth, automobile manufacturers, retail outlets and interior designers will benefit from this technology. Many feel that blockchain currency will eventually replace the traditional currency and banking institutes.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in February 2021 – 2.3 billion records breached

IT Governance

Google says it’s too easy for hackers to find new security flaws Poland’s Medical University of Silesia issued GDPR fine for omitted data breach notification Blockchain transactions confirm murky and interconnected ransomware scene.

Leaders need the technical detail

MIKE 2.0

Good examples of changes that are coming with more that is unknown than known include cyber currencies, blockchain, quantum computing, artificial intelligence, smart cities, augmented reality and additive manufacturing. Left on their own, research teams working on initiatives like quantum technologies, blockchain and the next generations of manufacturing technologies are often missing the opportunity to commercialise aspects of their solutions early.

P3iD to Demo TWAIN Direct Capture Platform

Document Imaging Report

APPO develops an enterprise blockchain application. We plan on augmenting participants in the P3iD ecosystem with security (Xiid), connectivity (TWAIN Direct), and new types of Blockchain application development (AlphaPoint). P3iD will initially target hardware manufacturers and enterprise users with its platform. “If We’ve been writing about TWAIN Direct in DIR for more than four years now.

Delivering on the benefits of data: How utilities can get the first-mover advantage

CGI

For instance, the manufacturing and financial sectors have been handling huge volumes of near real-time data for years and can provide many learnings for the utilities industry. Blockchain and NoSQL are new technologies with immense potential, while cloud can provide the scalability required. Going back to the example of Philips, the company divested itself from its founding product, the lightbulb, transforming into a market leader in manufacturing medical equipment.

European Utility Week 2018: Top 5 takeaways and the call to ‘journey together’

CGI

Blockchain is enabling the “democratization” of energy. In this new prosumer-led scenario, blockchain technology is poised to become the ‘coordinator’ or the ‘Internet of energy’ for the new energy mix and value-chain, driven by the overarching benefit of enabling a transparent pricing platform for the markets. In the Netherlands, for instance, CGI is working with energy company Eneco to build the prototype of a blockchain-based application for the trading of heat.

The Business of Data Newsletter – Issue 7 (7 December 2018)

Information Matters

GM Files Blockchain Patent to Manage Data From Autonomous Cars – Coin Telegraph, 3 December 2018. “GM’s application, first filed May 25, 2017, outlines a system for using blockchain to provide “secure” and “robust” data distribution and interoperable exchange between multiple automated vehicles and other entities, such as municipalities, regional authorities, and public facilities.”

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Group-IB presented latest cybercrime and nation-state hacking trends in Asia

Security Affairs

The threats that are notable for the Asian region are represented by a significant number of attacks aimed at manufacturing of chips, microprocessors and system control boards of different IT vendors, whose principal manufacturing operations are located in Asia. Having 51% of computing power, the attackers create a stealthy alternative blockchain to confirm their own transactions.

AI Could Vastly Improve Our Work Lives

AIIM

In fact, the finance, manufacturing, and service industries have already cut jobs due to automation. Want to learn more about Artificial Intelligence and other emerging technologies like Blockchain, Cloud, and Robotic Process Automation? Artificial intelligence has the ability to change our lives for the better. Increasingly, businesses are looking to automation to complete tasks in a more cost effective and efficient manner. Unfortunately, automation may lead to job loss.

Payments in 2018: A look back and ahead

CGI

Otherwise, they’ll end up on a path to “manufacturing” style services where volume and price are the only winners. . Finally, the big conundrum for this year will be blockchain and distributed ledger technologies. Payments in 2018: A look back and ahead. premanath.puch…. Tue, 05/22/2018 - 03:19. Looking back at 2017, it was all about real-time payments, with the global move toward instant payments gaining momentum.

Jason R. Baron of Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP: eDiscovery Trends 2018

eDiscovery Daily

So, there’s the question of liability, i.e., whether the software developer or manufacturer are held to a standard of strict liability, and what kind of ethical considerations are involved. You mentioned blockchain and that another topic your panel discussed in your session yesterday. As I said at the session the other day, on the Gartner hype cycle the buzz around blockchains is definitely going up. Of course, regulation of cryptocurrencies is a very hot topic.

#ModernDataMasters: Tony Saldanha, President, Transformant

Reltio

Thanks to the effort of that group there are now standards across master data fields in most of the manufacturing related items. For example, if you take the same bottle of shampoo, the weight could vary greatly based on different stages of product research, product development and manufacturing. These could include AI and newer technologies – potentially Blockchain – and several other elements.

The Collaborative Economy – A constant through the ages

CGI

Another disruptive example could be Visa starting to leverage the Blockchain for some of their business activities. An example of this would be a car manufacture or car rental company creating a platform that facilitates people car sharing. The Collaborative Economy – A constant through the ages. p.butler@cgi.com. Tue, 03/08/2016 - 18:00. The concept of the collaborative economy , also called sharing economy , peer economy and maker movement has been around for hundreds of years.

Predictions 2021: Disinformation, SPACs, Africa, Facebook, and a Return to Tech Optimism

John Battelle's Searchblog

” 2021 will be a year where we search for the root causes of our failures over the past few years, and at the center of that failure is a communication system that mindlessly manufactures disinformation.

Well That Was A Year: A Review of My 2020 Predictions

John Battelle's Searchblog

And again, thanks to COVID, marketers were not exactly focused on public ledgers and blockchain in 2020. Even the publication of a terrifying expose of worker conditions in iPhone manufacturing plants failed to dent the company in 2020.