Essays about: "distributed ledger"

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  1. 1. What role will blockchain play within the maritime shipping industry in five years? - A study using scenario planning to identify indicators of future industry transformation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jenny Ytterström; Lisa Lenberg; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Maritime shipping; Blockchain; Scenario planning; Blockchain in maritime shipping; Scenario planning analysis; Scenario building;

    Abstract : The strong majority of the total carriage within global trade today is seaborne. Huge amounts of goods are handled and transported with maritime shipping everyday, making the industry one of the more prominent in terms of affecting the global economy. READ MORE

  2. 2. The GDPR Compliance of Blockchain : A qualitative study on regulating innovative technology

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Datorteknik

    Author : Karin Melin; [2019]
    Keywords : Blockchain; GDPR compliance; regulating technology; interdisciplinary perspectives; distributed ledger technology; compatibility; Blockkedjor; GDPR; reglera teknik; tvärvetenskapliga perspektiv; distribuerad decentraliserad databas; kompatibilitet;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore the compliance of blockchain technology and the GDPR. The GDPR was implemented for the EU member states in May 2018 with the purpose of harmonizing data protection regulation. However, the regulation is based on the notion that data is stored and processed in a centralized system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Increased traceability of recycled cardboard and containerboard packaging with the help of blockchain technology

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Eric Trulsson; Louise Ragnarsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Blockchain technology; Distributed ledger technology; Sustainability; Supply chain; Recycling; Cardboard and containerboard packaging industry; Technology and Engineering; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Producers in the cardboard and containerboard packaging industry want to, and are sometimes forced to, increase the amount of recycled fibers in packaging, but there is no way to confirm the actual composition of fibers by examining the material optically or chemically. Blockchain technology is often seen as a promising technology for data storage and it is argued that it can help increase transparency through supply chains. READ MORE

  4. 4. Emerging Solutions for the Improvement of Food Traceability in the EU: Examining the Use of Blockchain Technology for Tracing Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO)

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Oona Arlene BUTTAFOCO; [2019]
    Keywords : Food traceability; Blockchain; Extra Virgin Olive Oil EVOO ; Supply chain management; Sustainable development; Distributed Ledger Technology DLT .;

    Abstract : The issue of food traceability is one that affects a great number of sectors and policy areas. Within the EU, there is increasing demand from consumers, businesses and institutions to have more direct access to information about how food is produced, transformed, and distributed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Examining and Evaluating Potential Blockchain Applications in Manufacturing and R&D

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Peter Henry Ernst Soldner; [2019]
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    Abstract : Blockchain – the technology behind virtual currencies such as Bitcoin – is beingpromoted by many as one of the most promising emerging technologies. At its corethe blockchain is a distributed, immutable data base, able to pinpoint exactly whenand by whom a given transaction has been made. READ MORE