Chinese search giant Baidu has launched a plug-and-play blockchain platform aimed to simplify commercial deployment of decentralized apps.
Pharma giant Boehringer Ingelheim is set to trial IBM blockchain in Canada to raise the quality of processes and records in clinical trials.
The software giant now has up to a dozen enterprise customers using live blockchain applications.
IBM and two other organizations will marry blockchain and IoT to help manage groundwater usage in an "at-risk" Californian aquifer.
Harvard University, clothing giant Levi Strauss and a U.S. think-tank are launching a blockchain pilot to improve labor welfare.
Trade finance DLT platform we.trade is seeking partnerships with other networks, with TradeLens and Tradeshift as prime candidates.
The U.S. Defense Logistics Agency says blockchain technology has "enormous" potential to improve disaster relief efforts.
Enterprise blockchain framework MultiChain is beefing up its partner list as it starts to roll out the next version of its software.
Two South Korean government ministries are exploring blockchain's potential to bring new efficiencies to port logistics.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is seeking to fund anti-counterfeiting solutions from blockchain startups with grants of up to $800,000.