Assessing the Optimal Blockchain Technology for Your Use Case

Published: 25 February 2019 ID: G00383505

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Blockchain’s distributed ledger technology supports a shared single version of the truth; more advanced blockchain features such as decentralized consensus support trust-minimized business models. Application leaders should use our decision tree and case studies to guide their technology selections.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Blockchain and Ledger Technology
      • DLT Versus Blockchain Complete
      • Assessing the Optimal Technology for Your Use Case
    • Supporting Case Studies for Blockchain DLT
      • Case Study 1: Pharmaceutical Industry and the Healthcare Value Chain
      • Case Study 2: Payroll/HR Data Security and Compliance
      • Case Study 3: GDPR Compliance
      • Conclusion
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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