Browsing the "IBM" Tag

IBM, Columbia University Launch Blockchain Accelerator Programs

| Aditi Hudli

Columbia University and IBM are launching a pair of tech accelerators to aid blockchain startups in their early phases.

IBM Says Blockchain Can Power ‘Open Scientific Research’ in New Patent Filing

| Zack Seward

A patent application from Big Blue hints at a blockchain solution for scientific research.

IBM, Seagate Team Up to Tackle Hard Drive Fakes With Blockchain

| Nikhilesh De

IBM is to use its blockchain platform to track Seagate-produced hard drives as a means to guarantee their authenticity.

DTCC

15 Banks Join DTCC Post-Trade Blockchain as Project Enters Testing

| Ian Allison

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation is now testing its main blockchain project with 15 global banks, before taking the tech live in 2019. 

IBM and Maersk Struggle to Sign Partners to Shipping Blockchain

| Ian Allison

Since Maersk and IBM launched TradeLens 10 months ago, only one other carrier has joined the network. As those involved admit, that's not enough.

Most Central Banks Back Digital Currency If DLT Improved: IBM Survey

| Wolfie Zhao

A new IBM survey finds most central banks polled back issuing a wholesale digital currency, but are still uncertain about blockchain's efficiency.

Canadian Border Services Begins Testing IBM Blockchain for Shipping

| Aditi Hudli

The Canadian Border Services Agency will partner with the Port of Montreal to trial a blockchain solution for supply chain tracking.

Bitcoin’s Proof-of-Work Can Be Made More Efficient, IBM Research Claims

| Ian Allison

Scientists from IBM Research claim they've found a way to reshape blockchain architectures for energy-constrained internet of things devices.

IBM Wins Patent for Blockchain-Based Network Security System

| Nikhilesh De

A newly published IBM patent proposes bolstering network security by monitoring potential network intrusions on a blockchain.

IBM Expands Blockchain Partnership With Insurance Broker Marsh

| Nikhilesh De

Professional services firm Marsh is launching a commercial insurance verification program on a blockchain in partnership with IBM.