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China Summary Translation: 'How to Determine If You Need a Blockchain Project, and If So, What Kind?'

Published: 16 August 2017

ID: G00337669

Analyst(s): Ben Lee , Rajesh Kandaswamy


Many successful blockchain proofs of concept fail to turn into projects meant for real use. By following a structured process, CIOs can determine if they need a blockchain project, and if so, what kind.

Table Of Contents



How to Determine If You Need a Blockchain Project, and If So, What Kind?

  • Key Challenges
  • Recommendations



  • Use the Blockchain Decision Framework to Decide the Path Forward for Your Initiative
    • Evaluate the Role of Other Firms in the Ecosystem and Potential of Other Technologies
    • Different Situations Lead to Different Blockchain Project Types
    • Conclusion

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