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    Evaluating Hyperledger Composer

    by Glenn Engstrand Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 06, 2018 7

    Hyperledger Composer is a new open source project which makes it easy for developers to write chaincode for Hyperledger Fabric and the decentralized applications (DApps) that can call them. This article summarizes a technical evaluation of the performance characteristics of using Composer in a test application.

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    Cats, Qubits, and Teleportation: The Spooky World of Quantum Computation Applications (Part 3)

    by Holly Cummins Follow 7 Followers on  Jul 14, 2018 2

    The same factors which make quantum theory so startling also make quantum computers very difficult to implement in practice: quantum phenomena don't manifest themselves in everyday life. Given the cost, size, and physical delicacy of quantum computers, they're a perfect fit for the 'pay per use' cloud consumption model.

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    Cats, Qubits, and Teleportation: The Spooky World of Quantum Algorithms (Part 2)

    by Holly Cummins Follow 7 Followers on  Jul 06, 2018 1

    Quantum information theory really took off once people noticed that the computational complexity of quantum systems was actually a computational capacity, which could be applied to other problems, such as factorization, which is used within public key cryptography. This article explores quantum algorithms and their applicability.

Emerging Technologies Follow 60 Followers

Cats, Qubits, and Teleportation: The Spooky World of Quantum Computation (Part One)

Posted by Holly Cummins Follow 7 Followers on  Jun 29, 2018

Twenty years ago, quantum computers were purely theoretical, and existed only on whiteboards and in academic papers. Now, quantum computers are available for hire on the cloud. 1

Culture & Methods Follow 759 Followers

How Technology Is Impacting the Future of Work through Fragmentation

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 27 Followers , Kary Bheemaiah Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 14, 2018

A side effect of technology’s evolution is that it fragments existing architectures and creates new structures in the process. Fragmentation is impacting the future of work; it’s a tech-lead reality.

Development Follow 653 Followers

Digital Transformation in Oil and Gas

Posted by Rekha Kodali Follow 0 Followers , Md Tahir Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 28, 2018

This article explores how traditional oil and gas companies must consider how to gain operational efficiencies through improved use of technology and the adoption of agile methodologies.

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Book Review: Building Blockchain Projects

Posted by Ben Evans Follow 31 Followers on  Apr 17, 2018

This book provides an introductory look at building Ethereum smart contracts. It covers both Solidity and web3.js and is aimed at developers who already know how to program in Javascript.

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Mastering Blockchain: Book Review and Author Q&A

Posted by Sergio De Simone Follow 17 Followers on  Apr 03, 2018

Packt Publishing Mastering Blockchain aims to provide a comprehensive introduction to Blockchain, which is claimed to be able to revolutionize our society. InfoQ has spoken with author Imran Bashir.

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Book Review: Attack of the 50 Foot Blockchain

Posted by Ben Evans Follow 31 Followers on  Mar 22, 2018

David Gerard's book, "Attack of the 50ft Blockchain", is an in-depth look at the cryptocurrency space. It takes a fairly skeptical stance, and is explicitly intended as a non-technical overview.

Architecture & Design Follow 2282 Followers

Building a Blockchain PoC in Ten Minutes Using Hyperledger Composer

Posted by Matt Lucas Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 27, 2017

This article examines what businesses look for when considering blockchain’s role in their organization, and explores how the Linux Foundation's Hyperledger Composer can help to create applications. 5

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Deterministic Execution on the JVM

Posted by Ben Evans Follow 31 Followers on  Feb 21, 2017

For many use cases (e.g. cryptocurrency ledgers), we must ensure that actions execute deterministically and terminate. In this article, Ben Evans reviews the theory behind the WhitelistClassLoader.

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Might the Blockchain Outlive Bitcoin?

Posted by George Hurlburt Follow 1 Followers on  Jan 26, 2017

Crypto-currency remains controversial, and Bitcoin is at the center of this controversy. Here is an update on the state of Bitcoin in particular, and examines the future of crypto-currency in general. 1

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