Begin your exploration of blockchain technologies with a look at fundamental blockchain concepts along with an application in which blockchain technology plays a critical role — cryptofinance. This course also introduces distributed digital systems in terms of software and network architecture, and shows how these systems underlie the functionality of the blockchain. In this and the following courses in the specialization you'll have a chance for hands-on-practice to cement your learning.
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University of California, Irvine
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TOP REVIEWS FROM THE BLOCKCHAIN
This course serves as an overview on what Blockchain is and also serves as a route map to what to concentrate on, in a larger spectrum of this technology.
I have read about Blockchain earlier but I needed structured way to learn about it effectively. This course enabled me to learn in a very effective way.
Under this Information Age Blockchain Technology have changed and will keep enlightening the future of Finance and other different sectors!
One of the better Blockchain fundamentals courses available. The course book is highly recommended. Professor Stefan is outstanding!
About the Blockchain Specialization
Gain a fundamental understanding of blockchain technology and its components. Learn how such applications as cryptofinance makes use of the blockchain for decentralized, peer-to-peer transaction processing. Apply your knowledge of blockchain technology to enhance your trust and confidence in cryptocurrency trading and other situations where the blockchain is used.
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