Special Report: Blockchain

August 2018

In July, Oracle announced the general availability of its Oracle Blockchain Cloud Service, which allows organizations to easily build blockchain networks that can drive more-secure and more-efficient transactions, and to track goods through supply chains globally.

Oracle has many of the required components for a strong blockchain network already in place, including a powerful platform, compatible SaaS applications, and a comprehensive and proven cloud security portfolio. With these capabilities, Oracle is uniquely poised to deliver major benefits to customers. These include minimizing complexity and cost, improving the customer experience, hastening application delivery and integration, and increasing transparency throughout the supply chain.

“Blockchain promises to be one of the most transformative technologies of our generation,” said Amit Zavery, executive vice president of Oracle’s cloud platform business. “With Oracle’s platform; enterprises can enhance their business; eliminate unnecessary processes; and transact with their distributed networks more easily, transparently, and securely than ever before.”

Here, discover how blockchain is reducing risk and costs associated with common business processes, and learn how your business can use blockchain to drive innovation and accelerate profits.

Is Blockchain Right for You?
Oracle Insight’s framework can help companies evaluate this hot technology using six major criteria.

Oracle Helps You Put Blockchain into Real-World Use with New Cloud Service
Oracle Blockchain Cloud Service has the features that an enterprise needs to move from experimenting with blockchain to creating production applications.

What Will Spark the Blockchain Explosion?
Which enterprise or industry application or applications will ignite a true explosion in the use of blockchain?

The Benefits of IoT and Blockchain for the Supply Chain
Two important new technologies are combining to increase efficiency, reliability, and speed for manufacturers, suppliers, and logistics service providers.

Edtech Startup to Release Blockchain-Based “Lifelong Learning Ledger”
Brandman University is taking a new approach to adult education, focusing on students’ competencies so that they can apply their work experiences to speed their path to graduation.

Ledger Test
Oracle Blockchain Cloud Service helps cloud native fintech Biz2Credit provide billions of dollars in merchant cash advances.

What Real Database Developers Are Doing with Blockchain, PWA, Docker, and Voice
Database developers talk about the technologies that are changing how they think about managing data, including blockchain, a new mobile development model called Progressive Web Applications, Docker, and voice assistants.

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