Issue: May 2018 | L/H General Industry | Download PDF | Chinese | Français | Español | English By Ross Campbell, Lead for Digital Engagement, Life/Health Research & Development, London Ingemar Svensson, founder and CEO of iXledger (guest contributor)
Interest in the trinity of bitcoin, blockchain and distributed ledger technology has significant momentum. However, the technology is not magic or a panacea for every corporate woe. It has disadvantages and limitations, and there are situations where it would even be the wrong solution. There is enough about it though to merit continued closer investigation – the many emerging cases of its application bear testament to that – but in place of hype we still need answers.