Demystifying Blockchain for Energy & Utilities presented by Marc Peters & Jos Roling
Blockchain for E&U - is it hype or reality?
Blockchain is a new pattern in IT that dramatically changes the support of transactions between market participants that form an eco-system or business network. This particularly of importance for the energy & utility industry that is undergoing major transformation. This transformation leads to more frequent transactions and additional challenges linked to growth of distributed energy resources and number of market participants.
Marc Peters is an IBM Distinguished Engineer and IBMs CTO for Energy & Utilities in Europe. He is an industry transformation and architecture thought leader guiding energy and utility companies through the digital transformation and reinvention process.
Marc is a co-chair of the bitkom smart grid workgroup and representing IBM in the Architecture and Quality Committee of openKonsequenz (a grid operator consortium). Marc is also a member of the global IBM E&U Architecture Council.
Jos Roling is an Open Group Master Certified Architect and blockchain leader in IBMs global center of competency for Energy & Utilities. He is an expert in IT/OT convergence and consults European utilities in their IoT and Blockchain initiatives.
Publication Year: 2018
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