Walmart and IBM will use blockchain to track pork from China

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  • Walmart, which has global annual revenue of $482 billion, does not break out revenue numbers for China, but a Reuters report from last year suggested that its business in China, where it has more than 400 stores, was slipping.
  • Walmart and IBM will use blockchain to track pork from China
  • A blockchain is “immutable,” says Ramesh Gopinath, IBM’s VP of blockchain solutions. “
  • The retail giant, which opened a new “food safety collaboration center” in Beijing today, will partner up with IBM ( IBM ) and Tsinghua University to track the pork supply chain in China using blockchain, the decentralized, open ledger technology that originated with the digital currency bitcoin.
  • As IBM’s Jerry Cuomo told Yahoo Finance last month, the year began with “blockchain tourism running rampant.”

For the first time, Walmart (WMT) is turning to blockchain. The retail giant, which opened a new “food safety collaboration center” in Beijing today, will partner up with IBM (IBM) and Tsinghua University to track the pork supply chain in China using blockchain, the decentralized, open ledger technology
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‘Disputive’ blockchain technology set to be co-opted by banks

  • A blockchain platform developed by a group that includes more than 70 of the world’s biggest financial institutions is making its code publicly available, in what could become the industry standard for the nascent technology.
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  • ‘Disputive’ blockchain technology set to be co-opted by banks
  • Corda’s code will be contributed next month to the Hyperledger project – a cross-industry project led by the non-profit Linux Foundation to advance blockchain technology by coming up with common standards.

A blockchain platform developed by a group that includes more than 70 of the world’s biggest financial institutions is making its code publicly available, in what could become the indus
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Walmart and IBM will use blockchain to track pork from China

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  • As IBM’s Jerry Cuomo told Yahoo Finance last month, the year began with “blockchain tourism running rampant.”
  • Walmart and IBM will use blockchain to track pork from China
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  • A blockchain is “immutable,” says Ramesh Gopinath, IBM’s VP of blockchain solutions. “
  • The retail giant, which opened a new “food safety collaboration center” in Beijing today, will partner up with IBM ( IBM ) and Tsinghua University to track the pork supply chain in China using blockchain, the decentralized, open ledger technology that originated with the digital currency bitcoin.

For the first time, Walmart (WMT) is turning to blockchain. The retail giant, which opened a new “food safety collaboration center” in Beijing today, will partner up with IBM (IBM) and Tsinghua University to track the pork supply chain in China using blockchain, the decentralized, open ledger technology
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Exclusive: Blockchain Platform Developed by Banks to Be Open-Source

  • Business Day | Exclusive: Blockchain Platform Developed by Banks to Be Open-Source
  • “We want other banks and other parties to innovate with products that sit on top of the platform, but we don’t want everyone to create their own platform …
  • The Corda platform has been developed by a consortium brought together by New-York-based financial technology company R3.
  • Corda’s code will be contributed on Nov. 30 to the Hyperledger project – a cross-industry project led by the non-profit Linux Foundation to advance blockchain technology by coming up with common standards.
  • It represents the biggest shared effort among banks, insurers, fund managers and other players to work on using blockchain technology in the financial markets.

A blockchain platform developed by a group that includes more than 70 of the world’s biggest financial institutions is making its code publicly available, in what could become the industry standard for the nascent technology.
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  • Business Day | Exclusive: Blockchain Platform Developed by Banks to Be Open-Source
  • “We want other banks and other parties to innovate with products that sit on top of the platform, but we don’t want everyone to create their own platform …
  • The Corda platform has been developed by a consortium brought together by New-York-based financial technology company R3.
  • Corda’s code will be contributed on Nov. 30 to the Hyperledger project – a cross-industry project led by the non-profit Linux Foundation to advance blockchain technology by coming up with common standards.
  • It represents the biggest shared effort among banks, insurers, fund managers and other players to work on using blockchain technology in the financial markets.

A blockchain platform developed by a group that includes more than 70 of the world’s biggest financial institutions is making its code publicly available, in what could become the industry standard for the nascent technology.
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Exclusive: Blockchain platform developed by banks to be open-source

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By Jemima Kelly LONDON (Reuters) – A blockchain platform developed by a group that includes more than 70 of the world’s biggest financial institutions is making its code publicly available, in what could become the industry standard for the nascent technology. The Corda platform has been developed
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Walmart and IBM will use blockchain to track pork from China

Walmart and IBM will use #blockchain to track pork from China

  • Walmart and IBM will use blockchain to track pork from China
  • As IBM’s Jerry Cuomo told Yahoo Finance last month, the year began with “blockchain tourism running rampant.”
  • A blockchain is “immutable,” says Ramesh Gopinath, IBM’s VP of blockchain solutions. “
  • The retail giant, which opened a new “food safety collaboration center” in Beijing today, will partner up with IBM ( IBM ) and Tsinghua University to track the pork supply chain in China using blockchain, the decentralized, open ledger technology that originated with the digital currency bitcoin.
  • Walmart, which has global annual revenue of $482 billion, does not break out revenue numbers for China, but a Reuters report from last year suggested that its business in China, where it has more than 400 stores, was slipping.

For the first time, Walmart (WMT) is turning to blockchain. The retail giant, which opened a new “food safety collaboration center” in Beijing today, will partner up with IBM (IBM) and Tsinghua University to track the pork supply chain in China using blockchain, the decentralized, open ledger technology
Continue reading “Walmart and IBM will use blockchain to track pork from China”

Walmart and IBM will use blockchain to track pork from China

  • Walmart, which has global annual revenue of $482 billion, does not break out revenue numbers for China, but a Reuters report from last year suggested that its business in China, where it has more than 400 stores, was slipping.
  • Walmart and IBM will use blockchain to track pork from China
  • A blockchain is “immutable,” says Ramesh Gopinath, IBM’s VP of blockchain solutions. “
  • The retail giant, which opened a new “food safety collaboration center” in Beijing today, will partner up with IBM ( IBM ) and Tsinghua University to track the pork supply chain in China using blockchain, the decentralized, open ledger technology that originated with the digital currency bitcoin.
  • As IBM’s Jerry Cuomo told Yahoo Finance last month, the year began with “blockchain tourism running rampant.”

For the first time, Walmart (WMT) is turning to blockchain. The retail giant, which opened a new “food safety collaboration center” in Beijing today, will partner up with IBM (IBM) and Tsinghua University to track the pork supply chain in China using blockchain, the decentralized, open ledger technology
Continue reading “Walmart and IBM will use blockchain to track pork from China”