Architectures and Frameworks for Developing and Applying Blockchain Technology

Architectures and Frameworks for Developing and Applying Blockchain Technology
Author: Shi, Nansi
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 337
Release: 2019-06-28
ISBN: 1522592598
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Architectures and Frameworks for Developing and Applying Blockchain Technology Book Excerpt:

The blockchain revolution has drastically impacted global economics and the strategic practices within different industries. Cryptocurrency specifically has forever changed the face of business and the implementation of business online. While innovative, people are still in the early stages of building and developing blockchain technology and its applications, and it is critical that researchers and practitioners obtain a better understanding of this global phenomenon. Architectures and Frameworks for Developing and Applying Blockchain Technology is an essential reference source that presents the technological foundation, recent research findings, developments, and critical issues associated with blockchain technology from both computer science and social science perspectives. Featuring topics such as artificial intelligence, digital economy, and network technology, this book is ideally designed for academics, researchers, industry leaders, IT consultants, engineers, programmers, practitioners, government officials, policymakers, and students.

Research Anthology on Blockchain Technology in Business Healthcare Education and Government

Research Anthology on Blockchain Technology in Business  Healthcare  Education  and Government
Author: Management Association, Information Resources
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 1924
Release: 2020-09-30
ISBN: 1799853527
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Research Anthology on Blockchain Technology in Business Healthcare Education and Government Book Excerpt:

Even though blockchain technology was originally created as a ledger system for bitcoin to operate on, using it for areas other than cryptocurrency has become increasingly popular as of late. The transparency and security provided by blockchain technology is challenging innovation in a variety of businesses and is being applied in fields that include accounting and finance, supply chain management, and education. With the ability to perform such tasks as tracking fraud and securing the distribution of medical records, this technology is key to the advancement of many industries. The Research Anthology on Blockchain Technology in Business, Healthcare, Education, and Government is a vital reference source that examines the latest scholarly material on trends, techniques, and uses of blockchain technology applications in a variety of industries, and how this technology can further transparency and security. Highlighting a range of topics such as cryptography, smart contracts, and decentralized blockchain, this multi-volume book is ideally designed for academics, researchers, industry leaders, managers, healthcare professionals, IT consultants, engineers, programmers, practitioners, government officials, policymakers, and students.

Encyclopedia of Organizational Knowledge Administration and Technology

Encyclopedia of Organizational Knowledge  Administration  and Technology
Author: Khosrow-Pour D.B.A., Mehdi
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 2734
Release: 2020-09-29
ISBN: 1799834743
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Encyclopedia of Organizational Knowledge Administration and Technology Book Excerpt:

For any organization to be successful, it must operate in such a manner that knowledge and information, human resources, and technology are continually taken into consideration and managed effectively. Business concepts are always present regardless of the field or industry – in education, government, healthcare, not-for-profit, engineering, hospitality/tourism, among others. Maintaining organizational awareness and a strategic frame of mind is critical to meeting goals, gaining competitive advantage, and ultimately ensuring sustainability. The Encyclopedia of Organizational Knowledge, Administration, and Technology is an inaugural five-volume publication that offers 193 completely new and previously unpublished articles authored by leading experts on the latest concepts, issues, challenges, innovations, and opportunities covering all aspects of modern organizations. Moreover, it is comprised of content that highlights major breakthroughs, discoveries, and authoritative research results as they pertain to all aspects of organizational growth and development including methodologies that can help companies thrive and analytical tools that assess an organization’s internal health and performance. Insights are offered in key topics such as organizational structure, strategic leadership, information technology management, and business analytics, among others. The knowledge compiled in this publication is designed for entrepreneurs, managers, executives, investors, economic analysts, computer engineers, software programmers, human resource departments, and other industry professionals seeking to understand the latest tools to emerge from this field and who are looking to incorporate them in their practice. Additionally, academicians, researchers, and students in fields that include but are not limited to business, management science, organizational development, entrepreneurship, sociology, corporate psychology, computer science, and information technology will benefit from the research compiled within this publication.

Towards a Post Covid Global Financial System

Towards a Post Covid Global Financial System
Author: M. Kabir Hassan,Aishath Muneeza,Adel M. Sarea
Publsiher: Emerald Group Publishing
Total Pages: 328
Release: 2022-01-20
ISBN: 1800716273
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Towards a Post Covid Global Financial System Book Excerpt:

In Towards a Post-Covid Global Financial System a team of experts explore how COVID-19 has affected the most vulnerable parts of the global economy; how it has been met by Islamic banking and finance; and how the principles of Islamic social finance could be used to have a fairer, more resilient Islamic finance system for all.

Handbook of Research on Digital Communications Internet of Things and the Future of Cultural Tourism

Handbook of Research on Digital Communications  Internet of Things  and the Future of Cultural Tourism
Author: Oliveira, Lídia
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 587
Release: 2022-01-28
ISBN: 1799885305
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Research on Digital Communications Internet of Things and the Future of Cultural Tourism Book Excerpt:

Digital communication is significantly expanding new opportunities and challenges in the tourism industry. Tourists, now more frequently than ever, bring their smartphones with them to every destination, and cultural tourists are particularly motivated to utilize a variety of services and platforms as they are especially open and interested in understanding in detail the places and heritage of the places they visit. Thus, researchers, educators, and professionals in the tourism and hospitality field should take advantage of this opportunity to propose new ways of presenting better content and creating a more immersive and optimized experience for tourists. The Handbook of Research on Digital Communications, Internet of Things, and the Future of Cultural Tourism shares research and experiences on the convergence between digital communication and cultural tourism, specifically the migration and creative appropriation of these technologies for increased tourist engagement and their role in destination marketing and strategic planning and decision making. Covering topics such as big data, e-tourism, and social media platforms, this major reference work is an invaluable resource for researchers, students, professors, academicians, government entities, museum managers, professionals, and cultural tourism managers and facilitators.

Transformations Through Blockchain Technology

Transformations Through Blockchain Technology
Author: Sheikh Mohammad Idrees
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2022
ISBN: 303093344X
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Sustainability and Automation in Smart Constructions

Sustainability and Automation in Smart Constructions
Author: Hugo Rodrigues,Florindo Gaspar,Paulo Fernandes,Artur Mateus
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 418
Release: 2020-09-14
ISBN: 3030355330
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Sustainability and Automation in Smart Constructions Book Excerpt:

This book gathers outstanding papers presented at the Conference on Automation Innovation in Construction (CIAC-2019). In recent years, there have been significant transformations in the construction sector regarding production and the use of computers and automation to create smart and autonomous systems. At the same time, innovative construction materials and alternative technologies are crucial to overcoming the challenges currently facing the building materials industry. The book presents numerous examples of smart construction technologies, discusses the applications of new construction materials and technologies, and includes studies on recent trends in automation as applied to the construction sector.

ITNG 2022 19th International Conference on Information Technology New Generations

ITNG 2022 19th International Conference on Information Technology New Generations
Author: Shahram Latifi
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2022
ISBN: 3030976521
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Advances in Blockchain Technology for Cyber Physical Systems

Advances in Blockchain Technology for Cyber Physical Systems
Author: Yassine Maleh,Lo’ai Tawalbeh,Saad Motahhir,Abdelhakim Senhaji Hafid
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 346
Release: 2022-04-01
ISBN: 3030936465
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advances in Blockchain Technology for Cyber Physical Systems Book Excerpt:

The Cyber-Physical System (CPS) relates to many other popularized technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT, IIoT), Machine-to-Machine (M2M), Industry 4.0, which describe a vision of connected creations that deeply unite the physical and information domains. As a revolutionary technology, Blockchain (BC) provides a practical solution to enable a secure and decentralized public ledger that a huge plethora of exciting new technology applications in several areas, such as the Internet of Things (IoT), Cyber-Physical Systems, Manufacturing, Supply-Chain, etc. Blockchain technology has infiltrated all areas of our lives, from manufacturing to healthcare and beyond. In this context, this book helps discover the various potential applications that could be fruitful for cyber-physical system applications. It provides a sampling of recent advances and ideas on research progress and the practical usage of blockchain technologies in addressing cyber-physical systems challenges and issues. It provides a sampling of recent advances and views on research progress and the practical usage of blockchain technologies in addressing cyber-physical systems challenges and issues.

Exploring Security in Software Architecture and Design

Exploring Security in Software Architecture and Design
Author: Felderer, Michael,Scandariato, Riccardo
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 349
Release: 2019-01-25
ISBN: 1522563148
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Exploring Security in Software Architecture and Design Book Excerpt:

Cyber-attacks continue to rise as more individuals rely on storing personal information on networks. Even though these networks are continuously checked and secured, cybercriminals find new strategies to break through these protections. Thus, advanced security systems, rather than simple security patches, need to be designed and developed. Exploring Security in Software Architecture and Design is an essential reference source that discusses the development of security-aware software systems that are built into every phase of the software architecture. Featuring research on topics such as migration techniques, service-based software, and building security, this book is ideally designed for computer and software engineers, ICT specialists, researchers, academicians, and field experts.

Industrial IoT Application Architectures and Use Cases

Industrial IoT Application Architectures and Use Cases
Author: A. Suresh,Malarvizhi Nandagopal,Pethuru Raj,E. A. Neeba,Jenn-Wei Lin
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 182
Release: 2020-05-10
ISBN: 1000052664
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Industrial IoT Application Architectures and Use Cases Book Excerpt:

As the number of Internet of Things (IoT) elements grows exponentially, their interactions can generate a massive amount of raw and multi-structured data. The challenge with this data explosion is to transform any raw data into information and knowledge, which can be used by people and systems to make intelligent decisions. Industrial IoT Application Architectures and Use Cases explores how artificial intelligence (AI), data analytics, and IoT technology combine to promote intelligent decision-making and automation in a range of industries. With faster, more stable AI algorithms and approaches, knowledge discovery and dissemination from IoT-device data can be simplified and streamlined. An era of powerful cognitive technology is beginning due to cloud-based cognitive systems that are forming the foundation of game-changing intelligent applications. This book presents next-generation use cases of IoT and IoT data analytics for a variety of industrial verticals as given below: An Intelligent IoT framework for smart water management An IoT-enabled smart traffic control system for congestion control and smart traffic management An intelligent airport system for airport management and security surveillance An IoT framework for healthcare to integrate and report patient information Fuzzy scheduling with IoT for tracking and monitoring hotel assets An IoT system for designing drainage systems and monitoring drainage pipes Predictive maintenance of plant equipment to decide the actual mean time to malfunction Integrated neural networks and IoT systems for predictive equipment maintenance IoT integration in blockchain for smart waste management This book also includes a chapter on the IoT paradigm and an overview of uses cases for personal, social, and industrial applications.

Handbook of Research on Social Impacts of E Payment and Blockchain Technology

Handbook of Research on Social Impacts of E Payment and Blockchain Technology
Author: Lai, P.C.
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 561
Release: 2021-12-10
ISBN: 1799890376
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Research on Social Impacts of E Payment and Blockchain Technology Book Excerpt:

The social landscape is undergoing a global change with the emergence of e-payment and blockchain technology. This new technology changes the ways in which consumers and businesses interact with each other. This dynamic offers both opportunities and challenges to the socioeconomic landscape. It is important to understand the strategies, opportunities, and challenges contained in the e-payment and blockchain sector. The Handbook of Research on Social Impacts of E-Payment and Blockchain Technology is a comprehensive reference source that examines the strategies, opportunities, and challenges contained in the value creation of e-payment and blockchain technology, which lead to economic and social progression. Further delving into topics such as mobile financial services, technopreneurship, and cryptocurrencies, this dynamic resource is essential for students, academicians, entrepreneurs, corporate managers, business executives, researchers, blockchain professionals, technologists, systems engineers, policymakers, and government officials.

AI and Big Data s Potential for Disruptive Innovation

AI and Big Data   s Potential for Disruptive Innovation
Author: Strydom, Moses,Buckley, Sheryl
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 405
Release: 2019-09-27
ISBN: 1522596895
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

AI and Big Data s Potential for Disruptive Innovation Book Excerpt:

Big data and artificial intelligence (AI) are at the forefront of technological advances that represent a potential transformational mega-trend—a new multipolar and innovative disruption. These technologies, and their associated management paradigm, are already rapidly impacting many industries and occupations, but in some sectors, the change is just beginning. Innovating ahead of emerging technologies is the new imperative for any organization that aspires to succeed in the next decade. Faced with the power of this AI movement, it is imperative to understand the dynamics and new codes required by the disruption and to adapt accordingly. AI and Big Data’s Potential for Disruptive Innovation provides emerging research exploring the theoretical and practical aspects of successfully implementing new and innovative technologies in a variety of sectors including business, transportation, and healthcare. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as semantic mapping, ethics in AI, and big data governance, this book is ideally designed for IT specialists, industry professionals, managers, executives, researchers, scientists, and engineers seeking current research on the production of new and innovative mechanization and its disruptions.

Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing

Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing
Author: Sheng Wen,Albert Zomaya,Laurence T. Yang
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 715
Release: 2020-01-21
ISBN: 303038991X
Category: Mathematics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing Book Excerpt:

The two-volume set LNCS 11944-11945 constitutes the proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing, ICA3PP 2019, held in Melbourne, Australia, in December 2019. The 73 full and 29 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 251 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on: Parallel and Distributed Architectures, Software Systems and Programming Models, Distributed and Parallel and Network-based Computing, Big Data and its Applications, Distributed and Parallel Algorithms, Applications of Distributed and Parallel Computing, Service Dependability and Security, IoT and CPS Computing, Performance Modelling and Evaluation.

Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence Special Sessions II 15th International Conference

Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence  Special Sessions II  15th International Conference
Author: Sigeru Omatu,Mohd Saberi Mohamad,Paulo Novais,Enrique Díaz-Plaza Sanz,José Alberto García Coria
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 63
Release: 2019-06-19
ISBN: 3030005240
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence Special Sessions II 15th International Conference Book Excerpt:

This book addresses a broad range of topics, from newly proposed techniques in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning to various applications such as decision-making, pattern classification for data, image and signals, robotics, and control systems. Big data applications are discussed, while improved methods and wholly new methods for using deep learning technologies are also presented. The topics covered are comprehensive and reflect a wide range of technologies in the area. In particular, the latest methods in deep learning approaches and applications are discussed in many parts of the book, providing a better understanding of these new technologies. The book’s general scope includes the latest methods in the areas of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for use in distributed computing as well as decision support systems. As the book covers a rather wide area, its intended readership ranges from those working in AI and machine learning technologies to those working on applications utilizing these technologies, researchers new to these areas who need background information on the technologies and applications, and more experienced researchers looking for new methods and applications.

Efficient Data Handling for Massive Internet of Medical Things

Efficient Data Handling for Massive Internet of Medical Things
Author: Chinmay Chakraborty,Uttam Ghosh,Vinayakumar Ravi,Yogesh Shelke
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 388
Release: 2021-09-01
ISBN: 3030666336
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Efficient Data Handling for Massive Internet of Medical Things Book Excerpt:

This book focuses on recent advances and different research areas in multi-modal data fusion under healthcare informatics and seeks out theoretical, methodological, well-established and validated empirical work dealing with these different topics. This book brings together the latest industrial and academic progress, research, and development efforts within the rapidly maturing health informatics ecosystem. Contributions highlight emerging data fusion topics that support prospective healthcare applications. The book also presents various technologies and concerns regarding energy aware and secure sensors and how they can reduce energy consumption in health care applications. It also discusses the life cycle of sensor devices and protocols with the help of energy-aware design, production, and utilization, as well as the Internet of Things technologies such as tags, sensors, sensing networks, and Internet technologies. In a nutshell, this book gives a comprehensive overview of the state-of-the-art theories and techniques for massive data handling and access in medical data and smart health in IoT, and provides useful guidelines for the design of massive Internet of Medical Things.

ITNG 2021 18th International Conference on Information Technology New Generations

ITNG 2021 18th International Conference on Information Technology New Generations
Author: Shahram Latifi
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 545
Release: 2021-06-04
ISBN: 3030704165
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

ITNG 2021 18th International Conference on Information Technology New Generations Book Excerpt:

This volume represents the 18th International Conference on Information Technology - New Generations (ITNG), 2021. ITNG is an annual event focusing on state of the art technologies pertaining to digital information and communications. The applications of advanced information technology to such domains as astronomy, biology, education, geosciences, security, and health care are the among topics of relevance to ITNG. Visionary ideas, theoretical and experimental results, as well as prototypes, designs, and tools that help the information readily flow to the user are of special interest. Machine Learning, Robotics, High Performance Computing, and Innovative Methods of Computing are examples of related topics. The conference features keynote speakers, a best student award, poster award, service award, a technical open panel, and workshops/exhibits from industry, government and academia. This publication is unique as it captures modern trends in IT with a balance of theoretical and experimental work. Most other work focus either on theoretical or experimental, but not both. Accordingly, we do not know of any competitive literature.

Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing

Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing
Author: Ting Hu,Feng Wang,Hongwei Li,Qian Wang
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 202
Release: 2018-12-29
ISBN: 3030052346
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing Book Excerpt:

This book constitutes the workshop proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing, ICA3PP 2018, held in Guangzhou, China, in November 2018. The 24 full papers presented were carefully selected and reviewed from numerous submissions to the two following workshops: - ICA3PP 2018 Workshop on Intelligent Algorithms for Large-scale Complex Optimization Problems - ICA3PP 2018 Workshop on Security and Privacy in Data Processing

Mastering Blockchain

Mastering Blockchain
Author: Imran Bashir
Publsiher: Packt Publishing Ltd
Total Pages: 816
Release: 2020-08-31
ISBN: 1839211377
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mastering Blockchain Book Excerpt:

Mastering Blockchain, Third Edition is the blockchain bible to equip you with extensive knowledge of distributed ledgers, cryptocurrencies, smart contracts, consensus algorithms, cryptography and blockchain platforms such as Ethereum, Bitcoin, and many more.

Holistic Approach for Decision Making Towards Designing Smart Cities

Holistic Approach for Decision Making Towards Designing Smart Cities
Author: George Cristian Lazaroiu
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2022
ISBN: 303085566X
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Holistic Approach for Decision Making Towards Designing Smart Cities Book Excerpt: