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Friday, May 20, 2016

Blockchain for Data Origin and Accuracy

Have worked on several projects in the last few years that dealt directly with this broad concept.  Is your data correct?   Accurate?   A governance challenge

In Information Management: 

" .... Blockchain technologies—the technical foundation for Bitcoin—could be key tools for confirming data origin and accuracy, tracking updates and establishing true data authority for millions of different data fields, according to a new study from International Data Corp. (IDC) .... 

"At a time when IT security, information accuracy and reliability are of paramount importance to government, blockchain is seen by many as a potentially powerful tool for IT managers,” said Shawn McCarthy, IDC Government Insights research director. ... " 

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