General technology background. Each attendee must have a laptop with internet access and the ability to run a 64 bit virtual machine to complete the lab assignments.
This in-depth hands-on course introduces developers, security professionals and other technology staff to the principles and practices driving modern blockchain technology. Day one begins with a blockchain overview and coverage of its use in distributed ledger systems. Sessions on crypo currencies and other blockchain applications follow. Each module includes a hands-on lab, most working with open source blockchain tools, designed to give attendees a deeper understanding of the topics covered.
Day two explores some of the most popular practical applications and technologies making use of blockchains. Two of the most popular crypto currencies are examined, Bitcoin and Ethereum, along with the Linux Foundation's Hyperledger project and an assortment of smart contract offerings.
This course is designed for Developers, Security Team Members, IT and QA Staff, Architects and Technical Managers.
In this course, participants will:
- Gain the knowledge and skills necessary to evaluate various blockchain technologies and applications
- Gain knowledge necessary to begin a deeper exploration of block chain technologies
Day 1 - Blockchain Basics
Lab: Creating a simple block chain
Lab: Creating a simple distributed ledger
Lab: Working with cryptocurrencies
Lab: Transferring land titles with blockchain technology
Day 2 - Blockchain in Practice
Lab: Exploring BitCoin
Lab: Exploring Hyperledger
Lab: Exploring Ethereum
Lab: Exploring Smart Contracts