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BeerWars – a blockchain demonstration of asset transfer

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Welcome to BeerWars, a demonstration of how to develop a “Dapp” (or blockchain smart contract “distributed application”) on VMware’s blockchain. This app simulates an exchange where people are able to “buy”, “trade”, and “consume” products (say beer). The app tracks the stock of each person as they perform each action. Prerequisites To use this demo, Read more...

Getting Started With VMware Blockchain

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Authorization In order to deploy contracts and execute transactions basic authentication needs to be included in your request URL.   Syntax https://username:password@path/api/concord/eth/   web3js Connection Example [crayon-5c6ac656bf64a397398187/]   Deploying with Truffle Truffle is a very helpful contract management framework that compiles your contracts and deploys them to a blockchain of your choosing. It helps you Read more...

Fraud in Financial Services and Blockchain

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Fraud is a massive and growing challenge for the financial services industry, representing a loss of up to 3% of annual revenues according to a recent LexisNexis Risk Solutions survey. For every dollar they lose to fraud, companies incur an additional $2.67 in costs. Read this paper to learn more about how blockchain can be Read more...

VMworld 2018

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VMworld Europe 2018 promises to be a great place to learn about VMware Blockchain. There are several exciting sessions that you will want to make sure to attend. Below is a list of the current sessions. Monday, November 5 VMware Enterprise Blockchain – Getting Started Workshop Level 200 – [ELW-1988-01-EMT_E] Explore the core features and Read more...