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Blockchain-Based Transformation: A Gartner Trend Insight Report

Published: 27 March 2018

ID: G00352362

Analyst(s): Rajesh Kandaswamy , David Furlonger


While blockchain holds long-term promise in transforming business and society, there is little evidence in short-term reality. This Special Report highlights the scope of this transformation, how it impacts various industries, and the current state and evolution of these technologies.

Table Of Contents
  • Opportunities and Challenges
  • What You Need to Know

Insight From the Analyst

  • Blockchain — Early Stages of Exploration and Use

Executive Overview

  • Definition

Research Highlights

  • Potential — Blockchain Technologies Offer a Radical Change in Computing and Business Paradigms
    • Related Research
  • Business — Blockchain's Impact on Industries Is Not Uniform, and There Are Interdependencies
    • Related Research
  • Technology — Blockchain Technologies Are a Work in Progress, but Research and Development Is Rampant
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