The basics of blockchain for non-techies

The basics of blockchain for non-techies

There has been a lot of hype around blockchain technology, but what actually is it and what can it do? About blockchain Blockchain is classed as a distributed ledger technology – there are a number of these, but most people (myself included) have only heard of...
SICCAR for cross-organisation collaboration

SICCAR for cross-organisation collaboration

SICCAR aims is to connect and protect business and society. SICCAR enables organisations to share sensitive data through one trustworthy digital platform. Our platform addresses data sharing problems during interactions between organisations and supply chains as well...
What is the difference between DLT and blockchain?

What is the difference between DLT and blockchain?

There is often some confusion in distinguishing the difference between the distributed ledger technologies (DLT) and blockchain. It’s easy to see why this happens as the two terms are so often conflated. One of the most common mistakes is to think that they are the...
Why is cyber security so hard?

Why is cyber security so hard?

During lockdown, like most of us, I watched a lot of television. I re-watched some of the old Sci-Fi TV shows and films – Star Trek, Babylon 5, Farscape and Star Wars. One of the repeating themes is how bad security is. Anyone with a sonic screwdriver and access...