Category Archives: Hyperledger

IBM-Maersk Shipping Blockchain Gains Steam With 15 Carriers Now on Board

IBM has recruited two more major shipping carriers to join the blockchain platform it co-owns with container giant Maersk.  Announced Tuesday, Hapag-Lloyd and Singapore-based Ocean Network Express (ONE) – the world’s fifth and sixth largest carriers respectively – are the latest ocean carriers to join the TradeLens blockchain. They follow top-five carriers CMA CGM and … Continue reading IBM-Maersk Shipping Blockchain Gains Steam With 15 Carriers Now on Board

Starbucks to Track Coffee Using Microsoft’s Blockchain Service

Starbucks is moving to give consumers more information on its coffee products using a blockchain system that will track beans from “farm to cup.” For the effort, the coffee chain is working with Microsoft to harness its Azure Blockchain Service in tracking coffee shipments from across the world, bringing “digital, real-time traceability” to its supply chains, … Continue reading Starbucks to Track Coffee Using Microsoft’s Blockchain Service

IBM TO APPLY BLOCKCHAIN TECH TO LENOVO’S DATA CENTERS

American global tech giant IBM signed a new agreement with Chinese PC maker Lenovo to apply blockchain in Lenovo’s customer service, according to a press release on April 25. IBM, а top global developer of blockchain patents after Alibaba, will apply blockchain technology in the customer service processes at Lenovo’s Data Center Group. Specifically, Lenovo will use blockchain tech to monitor supply chains of hardware and software used in its data … Continue reading IBM TO APPLY BLOCKCHAIN TECH TO LENOVO’S DATA CENTERS