Here’s where blockchain comes into play. In the past we have focused on data in a particular server or database that needs to be secure. This remains true today no matter what. However what about data that is on a sensor? What if competitors can get access to sensitive data about machinery and confidential processes information? That could create havoc in business.
Many are now seeing blockchain as a viable means to secure the Internet of Things (IoT). This could be a marriage made in data heaven.
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