Hello Guys i am kevin and i am a software developer at IBM. Well, as you all know IBM unveiled its “Blockchain as a Service” on 20 march 2017 which is based on the open source Hyperledger Fabric, version 1.0 from The Linux Foundation.
So as a developer at IBM, knowing about their Blockchain service i can explain you what actually blockchain is in a really simple format with real life examples.
So i wrote an ebook called “The Blockchain” where explains you everything about blockchain in a really simple format. The next slide will give you an overview of the chapters that are covered in this ebook.
In chapter one, we will talk about “What is a blockchain?”. Means most of you hear about blockchain in news paper and all. But do you really know about the actual meaning of blockchain?.
In second chapter, we will talk about the relation between Bitcoin and Blockchain. Because blockchain is a notion that came into the public consciousness around 2008 as a way to track bitcoin digital-currency transactions. So this chapter explains you the relation between Bitcoin and Blockchain.
Now in the third chapter we will talk about “How Does It Work?” means how actually a blockchain system works. So that you can understand the core of blockchain.
And then in 4th chapter we will talk about the The concept of Hashing. Because hashing is really really important term in Blockchain.In 5th chapter, we will talk about Securing Your Data means how you can secure your data using blockchain technology. And then in 6th chapter we will talk about Usages for Blockchain.
Finally in our 7th chapter i will introduce you to Ethereum. Ethereum is one of the largest and most well- established blockchains. So this chapter gives you a complete overview of Ethereum.
In our 8th chapter we will talk about DAPPS. Again DAPPS is also a very important term just like ethereum. So this chapter explains you DAPPS in a really simple manner.
In our 9th chapter we will talk about Payment Model – Gas and then in our 10th chapter we will look on The Effect of Startgas and Gas Prices.
In our 11th chapter, we finish this ebook by some final words and some advices.