My Story, Italian wine and a blockchain

Italian wine makers are implementing My Story, a solution which offers consumers an easy check on the contents of each wine bottle. This is an example of how enterprises, large and...
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Batavia: yet another trade finance blockchain platform… (duh)

Bank of Montreal, CaixaBank, Commerzbank and Erste Group have joined Batavia. Batavia derives from an initiative launched by UBS and IBM in 2016 to build a new global trade platform based...

ShipChain signs blockchain partnership with CaseStack

ShipChain, a blockchain specialist, has announced a partnership and pilot program with CaseStack, a provider of supply chain management services located in Fayetteville, Arkansas. CaseStack works with some of the world's largest...

Tradeshift Pay’s cloud platform for supply chain payments and finance

Tradeshift has launched a cloud platform to bring supply chain payments, supply chain finance and blockchain-based early payments together in one complete end-to-end solution, Tradeshift Pay. With Tradeshift Pay, Tradeshift is taking...

Shyft commits to Bermuda, blockchain, KYC/AML and compliance

Shyft has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Government of Bermuda as part of the country’s vision to establish Bermuda as place leveraging cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. A key facet...

Blockchain adopted by Solar Site Design

Solar Site Design provides a collaborative platform built to gather information about solar projects which stakeholders in solar projects need to share. A key aspect for the solar industry are soft costs...

Blockchain for AGM voting

Banco Santander and Broadridge Financial Solutions completed a practical use of blockchain for investor voting at the Bank's annual general meeting (AGM) in March. This implementation employs blockchain technology to enhance...

Can blockchain facilitate GDPR’s “right to be forgotten”?

The “right to be forgotten” is a key element of the new GDPR regulation which has dominated most enterprise's agenda for many past months. In theory, since May 25th, everyone in...

SAP Ariba Spot Buy adds GRMS to enhance vetting

With its announcement of a link with GRMS (Global Risk Management Solutions), SAP Ariba seeks to move trust to new levels. GRMS enhances the vetting capabilities within SAP Ariba Spot Buy. It...
Ledgers

Choosing between blockchain or ILP (Interledger Protocol)

Blockchain implements 'distributed ledger'. The Interledger Protocol (ILP) enables different 'ledgers' to interoperate. At one level they both solve the issue of multiple ledgers. Yet they do this in very different...

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Why AI + big data = Unified Data Analytics

At the Spark+AI Summit, Europe, Enterprise Times sat with Ali Ghodsi, CEO and co-founder, Databricks to talk AI and big data. Ghodsi started as...
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Paramount Software Solutions: blockchain from Farm to Plate

Paramount Software Solutions (Paramount) has launched its first blockchain technology-based provenance tracking - for 'Farm to Plate'. According to Paramount Farm to Plate is...
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Banco Santander goes for double Madrid blockchain coup

Banco Santander has revealed two more initiatives using blockchain. The first is a continuation of its blockchain initiatives in wholesale finance. The second is...
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ReadyReturns to provide “Prime-like” service for product returns

ReadyReturns, a provider of product returns and logistics solutions for retailers and their customers, has added a “Prime-Like” service offering. The new advanced component...
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When Heroclitus wrote: “There is nothing permanent except change” he was not solely referring to the advances of technology. An affirmation of this is...
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Digital Transformation needs people, technology and data

Research carried out by Alteryx and published during its EMEA Alteryx Inspire event in London, has demonstrated the importance of people, technology and data....
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Tezos Foundation to partner with Globacap for capital markets automation

Tezos Foundation has entered into a strategic partnership with Globacap to accelerate bringing capital markets into the digital age. Tezos is a Swiss non-profit...
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What is Delta Lake and why should you be interested?

At Spark+AI Summit Europe 2019, Databricks announced it was giving its Delta Lake technology to the Linux Foundation. It's a significant move for a...

MouseBelt and the launch of the Blockchain Education Alliance

MouseBelt, an ecosystem promoting blockchain, has announced its latest initiative - encouraging blockchain innovation through education via the 'Blockchain Education Alliance' (BEA). The alliance's...
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Salesforce report explores why some retailers thrive and others close down

Salesforce has released its third annual “Connected Shoppers Report" which highlights the behaviours and expectations of over 10,000 global consumers. John Strain, SVP Retail...
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Apple denies browser data being sent to China

It's been an uncomfortable weekend for Apple which the company has sought to deal with today through an official statement. It started with claims...
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Ingenico launches Chinese payment methods for eCommerce players

Ingenico Group, an international operator in seamless payment, is transforming how international eCommerce companies operate in China. The company is introducing a suite of...
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TrustLayer announces partnership with Builder Partnerships

TrustLayer, an insurtech startup, has launched an automated insurance verification platform. It has also announced a partnership with residential construction network, Builder Partnerships. The...
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Accelo adds Retainer module

Accelo has released a fourth module for its ServOps system. This one enables organisations to manage retainers. The module is targeted specifically at professional...