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Intermediate Level

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Hours to complete

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Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 2 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English

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Intermediate Level

Intermediate Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 9 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 2 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Welcome to this course

In this module, you'll get an overview of the entire course including prerequisite software and hardware. You will also get introduced to IBM Blockchain. ...
Reading
5 videos (Total 14 min), 5 readings, 7 quizzes
Video5 videos
The problem area4m
Relation to Bitcoin2m
Requirements for a blockchain in a business environment1m
Requirements deep dive3m
Reading5 readings
About this course10m
Prerequisites10m
Notes and resources10m
What is blockchain?10m
Special Offer for Our Blockchain Learners10m
Quiz6 practice exercises
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint4m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Section quiz10m
Week
2
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Leverage blockchain benefits

This module describes the ways in which blockchain can help you build more secure and efficient business networks....
Reading
6 videos (Total 17 min), 1 reading, 7 quizzes
Video6 videos
Consensus: Shared reference data example 2m
Provenance: Supply chain example 3m
Finality: Letter of credit example 2m
Industry use cases 2m
Customer adoption 3m
Reading1 reading
Apply blockchain to business10m
Quiz7 practice exercises
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Section quiz10m
Week
3
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Transform your business with blockchain

In this module, you'll get an overview of IBM and the Hyperledger Project, and get an introduction to Hyperledger Composer, a tool that helps you quickly model and build blockchain business networks. You'll also use Hyperledger Composer to model a simple business network that transfers a car among buyers, sellers, and other network participants. ...
Reading
4 videos (Total 17 min), 2 readings, 6 quizzes
Video4 videos
Hyperledger Composer overview1m
IBM engagement model 4m
Blockchain asset transfer demo 5m
Reading2 readings
Transfer assets in a blockchain10m
Lab 1: Transfer assets10m
Quiz6 practice exercises
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Section quiz10m
Week
4
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Blockchain composed

Take a deeper dive into Hyperledger Composer, understand its underlying structures, and use it to model a simple car auction network....
Reading
5 videos (Total 59 min), 2 readings, 7 quizzes
Video5 videos
An example business network4m
Conceptual components and structure6m
Demo - Hyperledger Composer36m
Extensive, familiar, open tool set4m
Reading2 readings
Hyperledger Composer overview10m
Lab 2: Create a Hyperledger Composer solution10m
Quiz7 practice exercises
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Checkpoint2m
Section quiz10m

Instructors

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Ant Cole

WW Blockchain Enablement
IBM Blockchain
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Dave Gorman

Global Blockchain Labs Engagement
IBM Industry Platform

About IBM

IBM offers a wide range of technology and consulting services; a broad portfolio of middleware for collaboration, predictive analytics, software development and systems management; and the world's most advanced servers and supercomputers. Utilizing its business consulting, technology and R&D expertise, IBM helps clients become "smarter" as the planet becomes more digitally interconnected. IBM invests more than $6 billion a year in R&D, just completing its 21st year of patent leadership. IBM Research has received recognition beyond any commercial technology research organization and is home to 5 Nobel Laureates, 9 US National Medals of Technology, 5 US National Medals of Science, 6 Turing Awards, and 10 Inductees in US Inventors Hall of Fame....

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