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UnBlock the Blockchain

Authors: Upadhyay, Nitin

  • Explores the landscape of value generation driven by blockchain technologyHighlights the roadblocks and challenges in the blockchain space

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About this book

This book presents a state-of-the-art overview of blockchains, a significant innovation that has already started to redesign business, social and political interactions. The technology is attracting considerable interest among researchers in industry and academia wanting to study and leverage the potential of blockchains to provide a decentralized and distributed public ledger for all the participating parties.
Comprehensively discussing the current and future challenges, opportunities, applications, business models and values, the book appeals to diverse stakeholders, scholars, practitioners and business leaders interested in blockchains.

About the authors

Dr. Nitin Upadhyay is a researcher, inventor, innovator, consultant, leader, coach, academician, and a prolific writer. He is an influencer and a regular contributor as “Bloggist” to Times of India, Economic Times and India Times. He is a Fellow of the prestigious Royal Society of Arts London and Fellow of Institute of Engineers (I). Over the years he has engaged with select top Fortune 500 companies. He is a leading authority and speaker on innovation, design, cloud computing, big data & analytics, future technology, and user experience. He is currently working in the area of information technology and is a core member of the Big Data Analytics programme, Goa Institute of Management, India. He is also the Chair and Head of the Centre for Innovation at Goa Institute of Management. He has wide industry, academic, consultancy, and research experience and is a Member Board of the Governors and an Executive member and Chair of Cloud SLAs (service-level agreements) for the Cloud Computing Innovation Council of India. He has worked with Samsung Advanced Research at South Korea and Bangalore for many flag-ship projects and drove the whole gamut of innovation. He has contributed 100+ peer-reviewed publications/presentations/posters/talks and 12 books.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)
  • Web of Value

    Pages 1-10

    Upadhyay, Nitin

  • Rule of Code

    Pages 11-24

    Upadhyay, Nitin

  • Messy

    Pages 25-34

    Upadhyay, Nitin

  • Business Models

    Pages 35-46

    Upadhyay, Nitin

  • Roadblocks

    Pages 47-55

    Upadhyay, Nitin

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: January 15, 2020
  • ISBN 978-981-15-0177-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover $149.99
price for USA in USD
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
  • Due: December 18, 2019
  • ISBN 978-981-15-0176-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
UnBlock the Blockchain
Authors
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-15-0177-7
DOI
10.1007/978-981-15-0177-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-15-0176-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 115
Number of Illustrations
3 b/w illustrations, 18 illustrations in colour
Topics