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Blockchain Pilots Highlight Need for Data Standards

by Nick Heudecker  |  September 9, 2017

In July, Marubeni Corporation and Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance¬†completed an international trade transaction using blockchain. Marubeni‚Äôs Japanese and Australian entities participated in the transaction, which apparently used Hyperledger Fabric and support by Mizuho. Digitalizing the process on the blockchain reduced the transaction time from days to a couple hours, while reducing labor costs. The advantage […]

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