Aren’t government-backed currencies better than Bitcoin?

Our CEO Arjeh van Oijen will answer this question today   Intro Bitcoin and other crypto currencies caused a complete paradigm shift in the way currencies (and other tokenized assets) are issued and kept in custody. In the traditional world, the issuance of currencies are controlled by central banks that are assigned by governments toContinue reading “Aren’t government-backed currencies better than Bitcoin?”

What benefits does blockchain offer over other security tools?

Our CEO Arjeh van Oijen will be answering this question today! Blockchain technology include security functions for data integrity (hashing), confidentiality (encryption), authenticity (digital signatures) as well as key management (PKI). These security functions are based on the same open standardized security algorithms and protocols that are also used in other security tools. From thatContinue reading “What benefits does blockchain offer over other security tools?”

What are some of the digital assets blockchain can protect besides bitcoin?

Our CEO Arjeh van Oijen will be answering today’s question.   Intro Before we start looking at which assets are ideally registered on a blockchain, we will look into why blockchains are appropriate for digital assets in the first place. Blockchain networks are ideally suited to register and transfer digital assets because they prevent participantsContinue reading “What are some of the digital assets blockchain can protect besides bitcoin?”

What is the difference between an open, private and consortium blockchain?

Our CTO Jelle van der Ploeg will be answering this question Blockchain technology has been around for about 10 years and has gained enterprise interest for about 6 years now. In those years many different blockchain protocols, blockchain networks and consortia have been created. Roughly these initiatives can be categorized as open, private and consortiumContinue reading “What is the difference between an open, private and consortium blockchain?”

How would you describe blockchain to someone with no technical background?

Our CEO Arjeh van Oijen has joined to answer the question of today! Good question. Many of the conversations related to blockchain are to my opinion too much focused on the technology aspects while the focus should be on the value it can bring for the different stakeholders. Simply said, blockchain or DLT (Digital LedgerContinue reading “How would you describe blockchain to someone with no technical background?”