Industria 4.0

Industria 4.0

Do you have an hour of electricity to spare?
16/09/2020 - With blockchain technology, everyone could become a seller of electricity, and even bill their customers themselves. Is digital energy anarchy on its way?
Blockchain technology shackles would-be product pirates
08/09/2020 - After SAMPL stole the show at HANNOVER MESSE 2017, IT specialists at Ulm University and their partners in industry and research are working together on a new model for digital rights administration...
A blockchain controls the water purification system
07/09/2020 - A U.S. company is introducing a new mobile system for cleaning heavily polluted water and storing the results of the tests in the blockchain.
As a blockchain, the supply chain is an open book
04/09/2020 - Blockchain technology enables a secure, traceable and counterfeit-free supply chain. Such protection works for merchandise as well as for intellectual property – in principle.
Shell invests in blockchain startup
31/08/2020 - The oil company has purchased shares in the young London-based company Applied Blockchain. Smart contracts could be the future of energy trading.
The blockchain is turning shipping documents into smart contracts
31/08/2020 - International goods flows could soon be transparent for all trading partners at any location and any time: a blockchain platform is set to turn global logistics into a comprehensive Supply Chain 4.0.
Blockchain technology saves on costs in the energy market
31/08/2020 - The more decentralized the energy market becomes, the more the blockchain is coming into play. Over the next three years it could reduce process and network costs significantly and create new...
A start-up protects IoT processes with a blockchain
27/08/2020 - To ensure automatically controlled containers reach their point of destination safely, IoT communication also needs to be secure. One solution is a blockchain.
Energy industry concentrated on blockchain
24/08/2020 - The topic of blockchains is gathering speed in the energy industry. An EDNA initiative that has already attracted just under 40 members aims to facilitate the introduction of the technology in the...
Blockchain is supposed to shorten the time to market at Samsung
18/08/2020 - The global conglomerate is considering optimizing its own logistics through the use of blockchain technology. In the long term, the processes should be significantly more cost-efficient.
IoT forecast: Digital twins to be combined with Blockchain
14/08/2020 - According to consulting firm Deloitte and Austrian Blockchain solution provider RIDDLE&CODE, Blockchain technology is the most suitable and efficient way to generate, monitor, and exchange...
BID-OEA: Aumentan mejoras de ciberseguridad en las Américas, pero aún se necesita trabajo
11/08/2020 - El informe destaca los esfuerzos realizados por los gobiernos de América Latina y el Caribe para gestionar los riesgos sobre la ciberseguridad de su infraestructura crítica y expone los desafíos...
Múltiples fallas en VPN Industriales exponen redes OT
11/08/2020 - Los investigadores de ciberseguridad industrial Clarotyhan descubierto varias vulnerabilidades críticas en las implementaciones de VPN industriales utilizadas principalmente para proporcionar acceso...
The blockchain should revolutionize logistics in Hamburg
10/08/2020 - The Hamburg project "Hansebloc" plans to leverage blockchain technology to provide seamless reliability and security for transport processes and the associated transmission of documents....
Singapore launches a blockchain for trading
10/08/2020 - A new platform will facilitate trade in Southeast Asia. This is done through a blockchain, which gives all parties access to the relevant documents, thereby increasing the security of the supply...
The Port of Hamburg gives the command to "cast off" for the blockchain
06/08/2020 - A new blockchain-based research project aims to improve container traffic security. The idea is to make the freight container release process more efficient and secure.
Pharmaceutical and chemical industry discovers blockchain
31/07/2020 - The new technology is also becoming increasingly attractive for the chemical and life science industry. Companies hope it will help them improve their processes and cut costs.
German companies shy away from blockchain technology
30/07/2020 - Although blockchain is the buzzword on everyone’s lips, the potential of disruptive technology has not been exploited much in the industrial context to date. Companies have no examples of possible...
IBM and Ford intend to monitor cobalt deliveries
23/07/2020 - The two companies are planning to use blockchain technology to track and validate the delivery route for raw materials. Cobalt, following repeated criticism of the mining of the mineral, is up first.
Swiss and Canadians plan blockchain centers
22/07/2020 - Swiss cybersecurity company WISeKey has signed a cooperation agreement with the Canadian Blockchain Research Institute. Together, they plan to create networked blockchain centers of excellence...
Vienna University of Applied Sciences [Technikum Wien] inaugurates...
21/07/2020 - Starting in March of 2019, the biggest technical university in Austria will be offering a course in blockchain studies. Material will include a foundational course and modules on areas of...