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Author Acharya, Vivek

Title Oracle Blockchain Quick Start Guide A Practical Approach to Implementing Blockchain in Your Enterprise
Published Birmingham : Packt Publishing, Limited, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (344 p.)
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright and Credits; Dedication; About Packt; Foreword; Contributors; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1: Exploring Blockchain and BaaS; Accounting system -- single and double-entry; Accounting system -- single-entry; Accounting system - double-entry; Centralized versus distributed ledgers; Centralized ledgers; Distributed ledgers; DLT and blockchain; Comparing blockchain and DAG:; Accounting system -- triple-entry or distributed double-entry; Blockchain definition and analogy; Analogy; Blockchain components; P2P network; Network of equity or the peer-to-peer network
Building the equationTypes of blockchain; Structure of the business network; pDAOs; Business network goals and governance; Dispute resolution and arbitrators; Engage, experiment, experience, and influence; Blockchain properties and use cases; Blockchain properties; Properties and use cases; Types of use cases; Digital assets; Digital analytics; Digital platform; Exploring use cases; Government - real property registry and transfer of ownership; Challenges with the current process; Blockchain, the savior; Advantages of blockchain solutions; Social factor
Crowd funding of real estate propertiesFinTech -- know your customer; Present; Future; KYC/on-boarding processes on blockchain; Process on the blockchain; FinTech - invoice factoring; Consortium-based solutions; Marketplace solution; Tokenized marketplace; Engaging with a use case; Defining the flow; As-is flow; To-be flow; Identifying and defining business network components; Defining assets; Defining participants; Detailed flow with transactions and events; Integration architecture; Infrastructure of the business network; Summary; Chapter 3: Delving into Hyperledger Fabric
Layered structure of the blockchain architectureHardware and infrastructure layer; Ethereum -- Infrastructure layer; Hyperledger Fabric -- Infrastructure Layer; Data layer; Network layer; Transaction flow; Consensus layer; Application layer; Structure of the blockchain; Transaction state machine; Types of accounts; Delving into Block Structure; Transactions; Adding transactions to a block; Appending blocks to blockchain; Consensus algorithm; Types of blockchain networks; Blockchain platform; Blockchain actors; BaaS; BaaS qualifiers; BaaS use cases; Key advantages of BaaS; Oracle's BaaS -- OBP
Pre-built blockchain applicationsSummary; Chapter 2: Construing Distributed Ledger Tech and Blockchain; Challenges and opportunities of DLT; Challenges associated with DLT; Perception; Consensus; Facts; The unknowns; Opportunities offered by DLT and blockchain; Gain in efficiency and novel revenue streams; Business models and enhanced resilience; Inheritance of trust; Immutability and a smarter world; Challenges of traditional technologies and solutions; Design strategy; Explore; Identifying and justifying use cases; What is the algorithm to quantify the need for blockchain?
Summary Blockchain empowers enterprises to scale out in a unique way, allowing them to build and manage blockchain business networks. This book offers an exploration of distributed ledger technology, blockchain, and Hyperledger fabric along with blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS)
Notes A glance at the Hyperledger project
Description based upon print version of record
Subject Oracle (Computer file)
Blockchains (Databases)
Database management
Form Electronic book
Author Eswararao Yerrapati, Anand
Prakash, Nimesh
ISBN 1789801303