Press release content from BusinessWire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.
PRESS RELEASE: Paid content from BusinessWire
Press release content from BusinessWire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

2018 Survey: Most Appropriate Applications for Blockchain Technology - Essential Insight for One of the World’s Most Important Technologies - ResearchAndMarkets.com

November 27, 2018

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 27, 2018--The “Survey: Most Appropriate Applications for Blockchain Technology” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

“Blockchain” is a new technology used for structuring digital assets, including digital currencies like Bitcoin. It is believed to have a structure in which falsification is extremely difficult relative to conventional centralized-management systems. It is expected to be applied to a wide variety of fields.

In 2018, the author launched a survey to collect opinions on the most appropriate applications for blockchain technology. This report reviews the results of that and other surveys.

The survey asks a number of questions, including:

What is the most appropriate application of blockchain technology? What is the potential future for blockchain and cryptocurrencies?


Bitcoin, along with cryptocurrencies, rely on an innovative technology known as blockchain. While blockchain is an application of TCP/IP internet technology, some economists believe it has the potential to be as big as the internet itself.

Though still in its early stages, blockchain technology is already being applied in different fields - identity and content management, social and browsers etc., beyond cryptocurrency.

Currently, block chain has flourished in the following markets directly or indirectly related to cryptocurrencies:

Wallet & Money services-these companies primarily develop software to store and secure cryptocurrencies Exchanges & Cryptocurrency Trading-these companies that build exchanges and trading platforms for cryptocurrencies Merchant Services-companies that primarily develop cryptocurrency and blockchain solutions for merchants and sellers Cryptocurrency Mining-companies that build hardware and software that help mining cryptocurrencies

Here are other areas where blockchain has been applied:

P2P Market places and P2P lending-Peer-to-Peer market platforms where users can exchange goods directly without an intermediary Enterprise services and Currencies-Companies that primarily develop blockchain operating systems for various enterprise usages Social and Browsers-Companies that primarily build secured web browsers Storage, Security & Regulatory-Storage companies that primarily store data with blockchain-secured technology

Reasons to Buy

This report provides essential insight for one of the world’s most important emerging technologies. Packed with data, the report can help guide blockchain investment and business decisions.

Key Topics Covered:

Blockchain Utilization. Date of publication/release, author and contact details. Copyright and/or licence information Overview Executive summary Background and objectives Survey method Survey results Appendices Survey questionnaire. Detailed technical information about survey methodology, collection processes, data processing and analysis techniques. Glossary of technical terms and a list of figures and graphs.

For more information about this report visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gg978c/2018_survey_most?w=4

View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181127005634/en/

CONTACT: ResearchAndMarkets.com

Laura Wood, Senior Press Manager


For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470

For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630

For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900

Related Topics:Bitcoin



SOURCE: Research and Markets

Copyright Business Wire 2018.

PUB: 11/27/2018 11:18 AM/DISC: 11/27/2018 11:18 AM


All contents © copyright 2019 The Associated Press.All rights reserved.