Blockchain: an introduction

What is a blockchain?

A blockchain is a distributed digital ledger where transactions can be recorded in a safe, permanent, and verifiable way. Similarly to a ledger where the various entries are grouped (and ordered) by pages, the transactions recorded in a blockchain are grouped by blocks that are chronologically concatenated to one another. This makes for an unambiguous interpretation of the information stored in a blockchain, as every transaction has its specific address in a block, and every block has a specific position in the chain.

To be continued: applications

Even if its fame is strongly tied with the world of cryptocurrencies, blockchain finds many other purposeful applications in fields where, similarly to cryptocurrencies, it is necessary that information is recorded in a secure, permanent, and verifiable way. In the next article we will delve deeper into this aspect and illustrate in detail the main applications of the technology other than cryptocurrencies.

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