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CDC to Trial Blockchain With IBM in Bid to Manage Medical Data

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has signed an agreement with IBM Watson Health to research the use of blockchain for storing and exchanging medical data. According to a report by the Fast Company, Shahram Ebadollahi, IBM’s chief science officer revealed the partnership during an event hosted on Monday. …

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IBM. Azure. AWS. Blockchain As a Service Market Booming

BII What is Blockchain Technology as a Service? Don & Alex Tapscott, authors of the Blockchain Revolution 2016, define the blockchain technology as an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transactions that can be programmed to record not just financial transactions, but virtually everything of value. The blockchain is a ledger, …

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IBM is using the blockchain to speed up and simplify cross-border payments

The blockchain has long been seen as a method to quicken (and cheapen) cross-border payments, and now that movement — which includes a number of startups making moves privately — just got its highest profile advocate after IBM announced its own solution focused on banks. The computing giant has teamed …

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IBM is using the blockchain to speed up and simplify cross-border payments

The blockchain has long been seen as a method to quicken (and cheapen) cross-border payments, and now that movement — which includes a number of startups making moves privately — just got its highest profile advocate after IBM announced its own solution focused on banks. The computing giant has teamed …

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IBM is using the blockchain to speed up and simplify cross-border payments

The blockchain has long been seen as a method to quicken (and cheapen) cross-borders payments, and now that movement — which includes a number of startups making moves privately — just got its highest profile advocate after IBM announced its own solution focus on banks. The computing giant has teamed …

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Banking giants join UBS-backed IBM blockchain trade platform

A quartet of banks have joined an IBM-led, UBS-backed initiative to build a new global trade platform based on blockchain technology. The new platform, Batavia, is expected to be built to support trade finance for transactions across all modes of trade, with its open platform to be available globally. Bank …

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Commerzbank, other banks join UBS and IBM trade finance blockchain

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Commerzbank AG, Bank of Montreal, Erste Group Bank AG and CaixaBank SA have joined an initiative launched by UBS Group AG and IBM Corp aimed at building blockchain-based technology to support trade finance transactions. The platform called Batavia would help banks and their clients automate the …

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IBM Partners With Big Banks In Blockchain Trade Finance Shake-Up

IBM has joined United Bank of Switzerland Group to work on a Blockchain trade platform with major global banks. The future product, dubbed Batavia, would “help banks and their clients automate the trade finance process, which remains highly manual and paper-based,” Reuters reports Wednesday. The guiding parties have already involved …

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