Blockchain Technology: Platforms, Tools and Use Cases - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128138526, 9780128138847

Blockchain Technology: Platforms, Tools and Use Cases, Volume 111

1st Edition

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Serial Volume Editors: Pethuru Raj Ganesh Chandra Deka
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128138526
eBook ISBN: 9780128138847
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 25th August 2018
Page Count: 288
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Table of Contents

1. Blockchain Technology Use Cases in Healthcare
Peng Zhang, Douglas C. Schmidt, Jules White and Gunther Lenz
2. Blockchain for a Trust Network Among Intelligent Vehicles
Shiho Kim
3. Blockchain Technology: Supply Chain Insights from ERP
Arnab Banerjee
4. Applications of Blockchain in the Financial Sector and a Peer-to-Peer Global Barter Web
Kazuki Ikeda and Md-Nafiz Hamid
5. Blockchain for Business: Next-Generation Enterprise Artificial Intelligence Systems
Melanie Swan
6. The Use of Blockchains: Application-Driven Analysis of Applicability
Bruno Rodrigues, Thomas Bocek and Burkhard Stiller
7. Security and Privacy of Blockchain and Quantum Computation
Kazuki Ikeda
8. Privacy Requirements in Cybersecurity Applications of Blockchain
Louise Axon, Michael Goldsmith and Sadie Creese


Blockchain Technology: Platforms, Tools and Use Cases, Volume 111, the latest release in the Advances in Computers series published since 1960, presents detailed coverage of innovations in computer hardware, software, theory, design and applications. In addition, it provides contributors with a medium in which they can explore their subjects in greater depth and breadth than journal articles usually allow. This volume has 8 Chapters that discuss the various aspects of Blockchain technology.

Key Features

  • Provides in-depth surveys and tutorials on new computer technology, with this release focusing on blockchain
  • Presents well-known authors and researchers in the field
  • Contains extensive bibliographies with most chapters
  • Includes volumes that are devoted to single themes or subfields of computer science


Researchers in high performance computer areas, hardware manufacturers, educational programs in physics and scientific computation and in computer science


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Pethuru Raj

Pethuru Raj Serial Volume Editor

Pethuru Raj PhD has been working as a chief architect and vice president of site reliability engineering (SRE) division of Reliance Jio Infocomm. Ltd. Bangalore. Previously he worked as a cloud infrastructure architect in the IBM Global Cloud Center of Excellence (CoE), Bangalore. He worked as a TOGAF-certified enterprise architecture (EA) consultant in Wipro Consulting Services (WCS) Division and as a lead architect in the corporate research (CR) division of Robert Bosch, India. He has gained more than 18 years of IT industry experience. He finished the CSIR-sponsored PhD degree in Anna University, Chennai and continued the UGC-sponsored postdoctoral research in the department of Computer Science and Automation, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Thereafter, he was granted a couple of international research fellowships (JSPS and JST) to work as a research scientist for 3.5 years in two leading Japanese universities. He has authored and edited 18 books thus far and he focuses on some of the emerging technologies such as Containerized Clouds; Big, Fast, and Streaming Data Analytics; Microservices architecture (MSA); Machine and Deep Learning Algorithms; Blockchain Technology; The Internet of Things; and Edge Computing. He has published more than 30 research papers in peer-reviewed journals such as IEEE, ACM, Springer-Verlag, Inderscience, etc.

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Reliance Jio Infocomm. Ltd. (RJIL), Bangalore, India

Ganesh Chandra Deka

Ganesh Chandra Deka Serial Volume Editor

Ganesh Chandra Deka is Deputy Director in the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India, New Delhi-110001, India. His research interests include Blockchain Technology, Bigdata Analytics, NoSQL Database and Internet of Things (IoT). He has authored 2 books on Cloud Computing (Publisher- LAP Lambert, Germany, Co-author for 5 text books on (4 Fundamentals of Computer Science, 1 Free and Open Source Software). He has Edited 15 books (5 IGI Global, USA, 7 CRC Press, USA, 1 Springer & 2 Elsevier) on Bigdata, NoSQL Database and Blockchain Technology. He has authored 12 book Chapters, published 8 papers in various reputed Journals (2 IEEE, 1 Elsevier 5 others) and around 47 research papers in various IEEE conferences. He was Guest Editor for 4 Special Issues of indexed International Journals [SCOPUS & SCI Journal]. As of now, he has Organized 8 IEEE International Conference as Technical Chair in India. He is Editorial board member and reviewer for various Journals and International conferences, member of IEEE, the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, India and Associate Member, the Institution of Engineers, India.

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Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, New Delhi, India