The Internet of Value

In their 2011 book Consumption Economics, J.B. Wood, Todd Hewlin, and Thomas Lah outlined the upcoming disruption to business models in tech, whereby consumers opt-out of singular large investments in technology, choosing instead to redeem vendors only when they successfully consume the business value of their products. They describe a market where the measurement and exchange of value will be driven […]

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The Strength of Private Blockchain’s Agility; Sierra’s Jason Aitchison looks at blockchain for businesses

Private blockchains’ strength comes from trust. When creating a blockchain application, the first question is “is there complete trust between the individuals using this blockchain”. Like most business, the common answer is “no”, which is why public blockchains’ decentralized network keeps all records out in the open.

When there is trust […]

My Blockchain Life

Bridging the gap between new technologies and their integration into business is a hallmark of Sierra Systems’ consulting services. As a technological leader and blockchain enthusiast, Sierra Systems’ VP Ken Akerley is a key player in helping envision subtle revolutions in IT, providing a glimpse of the potential future of work. . .

It’s the spring of 2023 and my long-awaited […]