Blockchain Consensus Protocols in the Wild

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Cachin, Christian; Vukolić, Marko;
(2017)
  • Subject: Computer Science - Distributed, Parallel, and Cluster Computing

A blockchain is a distributed ledger for recording transactions, maintained by many nodes without central authority through a distributed cryptographic protocol. All nodes validate the information to be appended to the blockchain, and a consensus protocol ensures that t... View more
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