Blockchain for Business: How it Works and Creates Value

  • 6h 14m
  • S. S. Tyagi, Shaveta Bhatia
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2021

The book focuses on the power of business blockchain. It gives an overview of blockchain in traditional business, marketing, accounting and business intelligence. The book provides a detailed working knowedge of blockchain, user cases of blockchain in business, cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offering(ICO) along with the risks associated with them. The book also covers the detailed study of decentralization, mining, consensus, smart contracts, concepts and working of distributed ledgers and hyper ledgers as well as many other important concepts. It also details the security and privacy aspects of blockchain.

The book is beneficial for readers who are preparing for their business careers, those who are working with small scale businesses and startups, and helpful for business executives, managers, entrepreneurs, bankers, government officials and legal professionals who are looking to blockchain for secure financial transactions. The book will also be beneficial for researchers and students who want to study the latest developments of blockchain.

In this Book

  • Chapter 1: Introduction to Blockchain
  • Chapter 2: The Scope for Blockchain Ecosystem
  • Chapter 3: Business Use Cases of Blockchain Technology
  • Chapter 4: Ethereum
  • Chapter 5: E-Wallet
  • Chapter 6: Blockchain and Governance: Theory, Applications and Challenges
  • Chapter 7: Blockchain-Based Identity Management
  • Chapter 8: Blockchain & IoT: A Paradigm Shift for Supply Chain Management
  • Chapter 9: Blockchain-Enabled Supply Chain Management System
  • Chapter 10: Security Concerns of Blockchain
  • Chapter 11: Acceptance and Adoption of Blockchain Technology: An Examination of the Security & Privacy Challenges
  • Chapter 12: Deficiencies in Blockchain Technology and Potential Augmentation in Cyber Security
  • Chapter 13: Internet of Things and Blockchain
  • Chapter 14: Blockchain Applications
  • Chapter 15: Advance Concepts of Blockchain