IBM

Founded back in 1911, International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States, with operations in over 170 countries. Corporation’s scope of activities spreads from manufacturing and marketing of computer hardware, middleware and software, to delivery of hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.

Following its strategy of continuous growth and expansion, IBM got actively involved in Blockchain and IoT solutions development.

Company’s major tech-based products include IBM Blockchain, which is a public cloud service for secure blockchain networks development; and IBM Watson IoT Platform – a foundational cloud offering for connection and control over IoT sensors, appliances, homes, and the whole industries.

Visa B2B Connect Joins IBM to Foster Blockchain Cross-border Payments
October 23rd, 2018

Visa’s distributed ledger platform, B2B Connect is integrating open-source blockchain code from the Hyperledger Fabric to provide clients with a groundbreaking payment network.

European Supermarket Giant Carrefour Joins IBM Food Trust Food Blockchain Project
October 9th, 2018

Carrefour will use the IBM Food Trust blockchain platform to expand its product range internationally while tracking more than 12,000 operational stores across 33 countries.

IBM Joins HACERA to Create the Blockchain Equivalent of the ‘Yellow Pages’
September 14th, 2018

The companies have joined hands to launch an initiative that will help blockchain-related businesses get wider exposure and easily find each other via a secure decentralized platform.

IBM and Hu-manity.co Join Hands to Manage Blockchain-based Property Rights for Personal Data
September 8th, 2018

Hu-manity aims at establishing transparent data-sharing between individuals and corporations. Hu-manity’s global consent ledger gives users absolute control over individual data.

IBM Joins Stellar for ‘Blockchain World Wire’ Cross-Border Payment System
September 5th, 2018

IBM’s cross-border payments solution will facilitate instant clearing and settlement of all transactions using Stellar’s blockchain network.

IBM, Data61 and Herbert Smith Freehills Join Forces for Australian National Blockchain Project
August 30th, 2018

An Australian federal agency is going to launch a national blockchain that will let companies conduct transactions based on smart legal contracts.

IBM And Maersk Announce The Global Launch of TradeLens Blockchain Platform
August 10th, 2018

The TradeLens platform will employ smart contract services for complex shipping solutions to further streamline the global supply chain.

IBM Assists Stronghold in its New USD-pegged Stablecoin Launch
July 17th, 2018

A crypto startup Stronghold is launching a new stablecoin in partnership with IBM. The coin is pegged against the US dollar and is now available to institutional clients.

IBM Blockchain Hosts First Cross-border Trades Conducted by Major European Banks
July 4th, 2018

A group of European banks have conducted a series of cross-border financial trades via a jointly developed blockchain-powered platform.

Blockchain-based Marine Insurance Platform Insurwave Goes Live with AP Moller-Maersk Onboard
May 25th, 2018

The Insurwave platform supports more than half-million automated ledger transactions and will manage risks for more than a 1000 commercial vessels in the first year of its deployment.