Bridging DeFi and Legacy Financial Systems with BCware

DeFi “Decentralized Finance” refers to a new generation of financial applications disrupting the market using cryptocurrencies.  DeFi is built on blockchain, allowing participants on a network to immutably share data and the transaction history using a...

The Business Case For Blockchain

by Tugrul Firatli In today’s digital economy, superior operating models can only be achieved by optimally aligning innovative technology infrastructures with overarching business goals. Organizations are therefore in a perpetual search to simplify complex business...

The Power of Unified DLT and Collaboration

By Paul Liesenberg I can’t believe it’s been 10 years since I wrote, blogged and presented the concept of Collaboration-Enabled Business Applications (see an example here). It’s fascinating to see that, while we’ve extended the range of integration between business...

Why Database and Blockchain Technology Need Each Other

By Paul Liesenberg and Tugrul Firatli A very common pattern emerges when discussing Enterprise Blockchain solutions. IT practitioners often assume that Relational Database Technologies (RDB, often simply called SQL for a de-facto industry standard) and Blockchain...

Blockchain in Core Networking Technology? Why?

By Paul Liesenberg and Tugrul Firatli Networking world – something new may be coming your way! We’ve added some REST APIs to the networking mix to fit into a more dynamic business environment, but all in all TCP, UDP, RTP, MPLS and a few routing protocols (EIGRP, OSPF...