A Survey of Blockchain From the Perspectives of Architecture and Applications

Authors

  • Amal Abbas Kadhim Department of Computer Science, Mustansiriyah University, Iraq
  • Azal Minshed Abid Department of Computer Science, Mustansiriyah University, Iraq

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.31695/IJERAT.2022.8.3.2

Keywords:

Blockchain, Distributed Ledger, Healthcare, E-voting, IoT.

Abstract

The increasing need for organizations to keep a high level of synchronization around the world and the coming of new advancements are pushing increasingly more to move decision-making and operational power from the focus of associations to their edges. The blockchain could be the critical innovation to roll out this improvement conceivable. A blockchain is essentially a distributed database of records or public ledger of all transactions or digital events that have been executed and shared among participating parties. Blockchain is pleased with the fact that it provides high satisfaction and a trust bond to its users. Data immutability, decentralization, anonymity, auditability, and transparency are the main features that make blockchain an attractive technology. This paper presents a study of blockchain technology to provide a comprehensive analysis that includes types, architecture, components, characteristics, and applications of blockchain.

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Amal Abbas Kadhim, & Azal Minshed Abid. (2022). A Survey of Blockchain From the Perspectives of Architecture and Applications. International Journal of Engineering Research and Advanced Technology (ijerat) (E-ISSN 2454-6135) DOI: 10.31695/IJERAT, 8(3), 7–15. https://doi.org/10.31695/IJERAT.2022.8.3.2

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