From Crypto Winter to Pandemic Summer: Blockchain Applications for Utilities in an Unconventional World
|出版日期||內容資訊||英文 10 Pages
|從未知的冬天到大流行的夏天：非常規世界中公用事業的區塊鏈應用 From Crypto Winter to Pandemic Summer: Blockchain Applications for Utilities in an Unconventional World|
|出版日期: 2020年08月04日||內容資訊: 英文 10 Pages|
This IDC Perspective analyzes the status of blockchain technology in the energy industry, describing opportunities for utilities, the status of prominent use cases in the sector, and examples of collective industry efforts. Utilities need to balance the intrinsic risks of an emerging technology with opportunities to find solutions to long-term industry challenges and digital transformation trends that are being accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Given this, utilities can evaluate blockchain technology to evolve their business models and make them ready for a future digitalized and decentralized world."With potential blockchain-based use cases becoming progressively clear and solutions gradually moving toward commercial deployment maturity, utilities look at blockchain applications with continued interest," said Jean Francois Segalotto, associate research director, IDC Energy Insights "Blockchain could potentially support utilities through the development of solutions fit for an increasingly competitive and complex industry. This report highlights real-world examples of how blockchain can help organizations leverage this emerging technology and be prepared for new business challenges."