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Why learn Designing Blockchain Solutions
Australia is currently facing a blockchain skills shortage. "From financial services and oil and gas, to mining and government, the potential is huge, and we are already seeing the real world applications for blockchain across many industries. However, to move the technology forward and get to the next stage, we need the talent." John Harris, Managing Director Financial Services Technology Consulting, Accenture.
Designing Blockchain Solutions is an industry-approved short course, developed in partnership with Accenture and Stone & Chalk.
How does it work
You’ll study real world case studies and evaluate platforms including - Ethereum, Sawtooth, Fabric and Composer. During the course you will learn how to approach a real blockchain design challenge and understand the implementation of smart contracts and how to manage them. By the end of the course you will have completed your very own end-to-end blockchain design solution.
Blockchain best practice, solution design – building blocks, cryptography, nodes and transactions; blockchain components (smart contracts, network types, consensus mechanisms, on-chain and off-chain data storage); Hyperledger (Sawtooth, Fabric), Ethereum; platform and vendor assessment network.
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Blockchain best practice
Current landscape for blockchain and DLT and integration with existing tech
End-to-end project process
Identifying MVE and digital object
Reference architecture and functional requirements
Discover the blockchain tech stack: core building blocks, cryptography, nodes and transactions
Build your scope
Understand and managing smart contracts
Network types – public, private and consortium
On-chain and off-chain governance
Blockchain building blocks
Deep dive into key platforms including Hyperledger (Sawtooth, Fabric)and Ethereum
Add key elements to your solution
Making the decision
Platform evaluation framework
Vendor assessment framework
Design your blockchain solution
Project reflection with peers
Tap into industry experts
Future exploration on emerging trends