Blockchain for Smart Cities (Paperback)

Blockchain for Smart Cities By Saravanan Krishnan (Editor), Valentina Emilia Balas (Editor), E. Golden Julie (Editor) Cover Image
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Focusing on different tools, platforms, and techniques, Blockchain and the Smart City: Infrastructure and Implementation uses case studies from around the world to examine blockchain deployment in diverse smart city applications. The book begins by examining the fundamental theories and concepts of blockchain. It looks at key smart cities' domains such as banking, insurance, healthcare, and supply chain management. It examines Using case studies for each domain, the book looks at payment mechanisms, fog/edge computing, green computing, and algorithms and consensus mechanisms for smart cities implementation. It looks at tools such as Hyperledger, Etherium, Corda, IBM Blockchain, Hydrachain, as well as policies and regulatory standards, applications, solutions, and methodologies. While exploring future blockchain ecosystems for smart and sustainable city life, the book concludes with the research challenges and opportunities academics, researchers, and companies in implementing blockchain applications.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780128244463
ISBN-10: 0128244461
Publisher: Elsevier
Publication Date: August 27th, 2021
Pages: 384
Language: English