Blockchain: The Untold Story

  • 5h 1m
  • Srinivas Mahankali
  • BPB Publications
  • 2019


This book is indeed a great effort to put Blockchain in a right perspective with respect to other cutting edge technologies and its utility beyond the Bitcoin for Enterprises, NGOs, Government & Institutions. Enjoyed the journey from the birth of the Internet to Blockchain enabled future!

Blockchain is known as the Internet of Transactions and has the potential to disrupt the way business transactions are conducted in the digital economy. This book aims to demystify Blockchain create awareness and encourage the uptake of this revolutionary technology.

About the Author

Srinivas Mahankali is an IIT Madras and IIM Bangalore alumnus and heads Blockchain Center of Excellence at ULTS (ULCCS Group, Calicut, Kerala). He is Six Sigma certified, NCFM Level 2, Capital Markets certified and R3 Corda Certified professional.

He is an author of the books, Blockchain- The Untold Story & also co-authored Successful Organizations in action. Blockchain the Untold Story is deemed to be the first book to be translated from English into Chinese by Artificial Engineering Bots.

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In this Book

  • Inspiration for the Second edition
  • Introduction—How it Started Rise of Blockchain Religion
  • Whodunnit—Unravelling the Mystery of Bitcoin's Origin
  • Blockchain—Some Faqs. What is Blockchain? Some Fundamentals
  • It's ‘Data’ Stupid!—The Rising Power of Data Exponents
  • The Rise of Digital Marketing—How it All Started…
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Big Data Evolution, Landscape, Exponent & Implications
  • Machine Learning and Artificial Inteligence
  • Internet of Things—The Booming Penetration
  • Malware Attacks and the Cyberthreats
  • Risks of Centralisation & Single Points of Failure
  • General Data Protection Regulations and the Organizational Imperatives
  • Blockchain—An Introduction
  • Bitcoin & the Blockchain—The Inception of the ‘Bigbang’
  • Key Features of the Bitcoin Blockchain
  • Ethereum—The State Machine
  • DAOS & ICOS—Facilitating Enterpreneurship
  • Blockchain Certified LLPS to Boost Entrepreneurship
  • Blockchain Platforms for Web 2.0 Applications
  • The Birth of Enterprise Blockchain
  • Hyperledger Projects—Fabric, Sawtooth—Versatile and Empowering
  • Enterprise Blockchain Platforms—A Brief Look at Options
  • DMADV—Lean Six Sigma Inspired Approach to Architect a BCT Solution
  • Scaling up the Blockchain Project
  • Blockchain as a Service—Various Platforms Available
  • Blockchain Application in Action—Case Study
  • Blockchain Use Cases
  • Blockchainified Future—A Vision for Progressive Enterprises
  • Maneuvering in the World of GDPR
  • A Safer and Secure World with Blockchain Based Solutions