Two Perspectives on Blockchains: Capabilities vs. Features

Soren Debois, Marlon Dumas, Stephan Haarmann, Hans-Arno Jacobsen, Mieke Jans, Jan Mendling, Mark Staples, Barbara Weber, Francesca Zerbato, Kaiwen Zhang

Publication: Working/Discussion PaperWorking Paper/Preprint


Blockchain technology enables an evolving set of parties to maintain a safe, permanent, and tamper-proof ledger of transactions without a central authority. This technology opens manifold opportunities to redesign business-to-business collaborations, while bringing about numerous challenges. These opportunities and challenges were discussed in the Dagstuhl Seminar 18332 “Blockchain Technology for Collaborative Information Systems”. This report documents the program and the outcomes of the seminar.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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