IBM is to use its blockchain platform to track Seagate-produced hard drives as a means to guarantee their authenticity.
Existing systems work well enough and are scary to replace, so the path to blockchain adoption will be one problem at a time, says EY's Paul Brody.
ABN AMRO has partnered with Samsung SDS and the Port of Rotterdam for a blockchain pilot aimed to bring new efficiencies to container-based trade.
Big Four consultancy KPMG is expanding its blockchain activities beyond pure financial services work to explore a less-traveled path.
Representatives from U.S. Customs and Border Protection say they hope to evaluate its blockchain tech trial and produce recommendations by December.
Citizens Reserve is partnering with Blockdaemon to launch tools enabling rapid blockchain node deployment for its customers.
Medici Ventures, the blockchain accelerator arm of Overstock.com, has made a seven-figure investment in wine-tracking startup VinX.
A blockchain can contain garbage data but in many cases, it will still be better than the status quo. We might even find often that it's a lot better.
The U.N. World Food Programme plans to test blockchain for tracking food delivery in East Africa, following a refugee aid pilot in Jordan.
Walmart will begin tracking leafy greens using IBM's blockchain technology starting late next year, the company announced Monday.