IBM Debuts Cloud-Based Blockchain Service
IBM has released IBM Blockchain, a new cloud computing service aimed at helping enterprise application development teams build scalable, secure blockchain networks. It is based on the Linux Foundation's open source Hyperledger Fabric. Users can access it through IBM's Bluemix cloud development platform.
"IBM has applied decades of experience running the world's largest transaction systems for banks, airlines, governments and retailers, to build the most secure blockchain services for the enterprise," said Marie Wieck, general manager of IBM Blockchain. "IBM's blockchain services are built on IBM's High Security Business Network and designed for organizations that require blockchain networks that are trusted, open and ready for business."