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Spanish Researchers Use Blockchain and AI to Flatten the Curve

Spanish Researchers Use Blockchain and AI to Flatten the Curve

How can blockchain and AI be used during a pandemic? In this article, The Institute interviews IEEE Member Juan Manuel Corchado and IEEE Senior Member Javier Prieto who are leading a team in Salamanca, Spain to design a blockchain and AI-based app that predicts the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

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Public Integrity Auditing for Cloud Storage based on Consortium Blockchain

Public Integrity Auditing for Cloud Storage Based on Consortium Blockchain

A consortium blockchain scheme is explored as a solution for public integrity verification for cloud storage. This model intends to reach three goals: correctness, efficiency, and accountable traceability. Performance evaluations show that the proposed scheme can alleviate burden on data owners.

Read more in the IEEE ComSoc Technical Committees Newsletter

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Six Major Challenges Healthcare Organizations Must Overcome to Adopt Blockchain

Six Major Challenges Healthcare Organizations Must Overcome to Adopt Blockchain

Healthcare organizations have been facing increasing cyber attacks from hackers with more than 15 million patient records accessed in 503 breaches during 2018 alone. Blockchain technology can help secure confidential healthcare data across a decentralized network, but it still poses a number challenges that must be overcome.

Read more at IEEE Innovation at Work