Webinar overview – Introduction to Hyperledger Sawtooth: An open-source enterprise blockchain platform
Sep 4, 2020
Blockchain, the universally distributed open ledger system has gained visibility and acceptance in multiple industries – BFSI, retail, healthcare, logistics, real estate to name a few. Blockchain is an innovative mix of decades-old, tried and tested technologies including:
Public key cryptography (1970s)
Cryptographic hash functions (1970s)
Over the years many blockchain systems have been developed – Hyperledger Sawtooth, Hyperledger Fabric, R3 Corda, Ripple, Quorum, and more. Among these systems, Hyperledger is Developed and maintained by Linux Foundation, an umbrella organization, that maintains various open-source blockchains
Hyperledger has been used in various industries:
Walmart brought unprecedented transparency to the food supply chain with Hyperledger Fabric
Honeywell Aerospace creates online parts marketplace with Hyperledger Fabric
ScanTrust Brought Transparency to the Supply Chain with Hyperledger Sawtooth
In our recent webinar, Shripada Hebbar, our Principal Technical Architect, simplified the concept of blockchain and helped participants understand how Hyperledger Sawtooth can be implemented for businesses – with a live demo.
Hyperledger Sawtooth and its application
Hyperledger Sawtooth — is an open-source business blockchain (distributed ledger) platform. The primary aim behind Hyperledger was to create a blockchain platform that could be easily implemented by different businesses.
Key discussion points of the webinar included:
Short introduction to Blockchain technology
What problems blockchains can solve
An overview of open-source implementations that enterprises can adapt and use
Introduction to Hyperledger Sawtooth – an open-source blockchain
Demonstration of a use case – voting system using Hyperledger Sawtooth. The Github link for the live demo can be accessed here.
You can watch a recording of the session here.
If you want to know more about how we can help you create digital solutions for your enterprise using emerging technologies like Blockchain, AI, AR/VR, and more please drop an email to me at [email protected].
I hope you found this webinar overview useful and look forward to joining us in our future webinars on other topics pertaining to creating delightful digital experiences that can simplify lives of your consumers.
Srinidhi is our Board Member Robosoft Technologies Inc., & EVP - Global Delivery. He also leads a group that focuses on end-to-end Product Life Cycle Management - from product conceptualization to delivery for a host of global clients. With nearly 20 years of experience - his techno-managerial background is an asset to our clients, as he brings both business and tech perspectives to crafting digital solutions.
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