Australian ​Department Of Health Explores Blockchain For Medical Research Records

News | May 21, 2018 By:

Australia’s Department of Health has partnered with blockchain startup Agile Digital and cloud provider Vault Systems to trial a blockchain platform that supports research on health data while maintaining privacy on citizen data.

During the project, the health department was able to use a blockchain platform built by Agile and Vault to notarize which researcher undertook data science experiments,

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Japanese Bank MUFG Partners With Akamai Technologies To Develop New Blockchain Payment Network

Announcements, Blockchain | May 21, 2018 By:

Japan-based Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the world’s fifth-largest financial institution, has teamed with cloud delivery platform Akamai Technologies to develop a new blockchain payment network.

Akamai Technologies provides cloud services for delivering, optimizing, and securing content and business applications over the Internet in the United States and internationally.

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Tel Aviv Stock Exchange To Utilize Blockchain For New Securities Lending Platform

Announcements, Blockchain | May 17, 2018 By:

The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) is planning to develop a blockchain securities lending platform.

The project will bring together Israeli FinTech hub The Floor, Accenture, and Intel to develop the blockchain platform for the TASE. The project was born during a blockchain hackathon in March 2017 and quickly transitioned to a concrete opportunity.

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