Global shipping giant Maersk wants to wrap the world in a blockchain.
With access to a shared, trusted record of transactions, Maersk executives say, the world’s shipping companies would save money and be able to better compete on enhanced services. And the company has developed a blockchain using IBM’s Hyperledger Fabric open-source software to do just that.
Yet one roadblock still remains: finding a way to sell a collaborative system to a bunch of competitors. More….