IBM Blockchain in collaboration with traceability platform Farm Connect is planning to bring a new app “Thank My Farmer” into the mainstream. As a result, consumers will have the power to track their morning joe from the store where they buy coffee beans to the farm where it was grown. The app uses IBM’s blockchain […]
IBM takes its blockchain game one step higher with the launch of the updated version of its enterprise blockchain. Post the new update, blockchain networks will find it easy to operate across multiple environments. The fresh version of the system introduces a new feature which enables the users to pay as per the services they […]
IBM and Maersk have recruited two major marine carriers for shipping blockchain. The new members are the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and the CMA-CGM. It has finally signed up with the carriers after the marketing struggle of Shipping blockchain TradeLens. MSC is the second largest after Maersk and CMA-CGM are the fourth largest concerning the […]
Thanks to IBM, now Lenovo will now provide Blockchain powered customer service. Both the firms have entered into an agreement on this. To be more specific, Lenovo will implement blockchain tech to monitor the supply chains of hardware and software used in its data centers. Along with the blockchain, the system will implement a virtual […]
IBM has made a record by earning a maximum number of patents in the year 2018, in its move towards working on innovative technologies. With a total of 9,100 U.S. patents, the company has yet again topped the list for the 26th time in a row, as per IFI Claims, a global patent database. The latest […]
Securitize, the compliance platform for digital securities, has joined IBM Blockchain Accelerator program to deal with debt market problems. According to sources, the accelerator program is expected to be of three months duration which will include a workshop on blockchain architecture and consultations with IBM mentors. The firm has also stated its plans to integrate Hyperledger to offer blockchain-powered debt services.
The Port Authority of the Bay of Algeciras (APBA) in Spain has signed an agreement with IBM for Tradelens, a blockchain-powered digital shipping platform built by IBM and Maersk. APBA has stated that it will utilize the platform to exchange information and documentation between its supply chain partners in a more secure and efficient way.
The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has collaborated with IBM to pilot a blockchain-based supply chain system to track the trading of oil. Reportedly, the pilot project based on blockchain has provided an automated platform that can keep a track of the oil volumes and financial transactions.
IBM has filed for a patent to develop a blockchain-based system to restrict players of Augmented Reality from entering into undesirable physical space that may bring them harm. Data will be maintained through a Blockchain network to restrict AR players from entering into locations tagged as potentially dangerous.
In a press release on Sept. 26, Marsh has confirmed its partnership extension with IBM as part of its proof-of-insurance blockchain solution. It is a global professional services firm which deals with insurance broking and risk management.