• 27 July 2017
  • 09:00

Blockchain: Advanced Course

The Blockchain Advanced course provides a more in-depth understanding of bitcoin and the blockchain and delves deeper into the concepts covered in the Bitcoin and Blockchain Beginner course. It is not essential for attendees to have attended the Bitcoin and Blockchain Beginner course, however, the Blockchain Advanced course does require attendees to already have a basic understanding of bitcoin and the blockchain.

The course goes further into Bitcoin mining, mining pools, Bitcoin transactions on the blockchain, software clients and front-ends, service providers that provide wallet services, APIs, payment gateways, explorer services and blockchain as a service.

The course covers many Bitcoin 2.0 topics such as smart contracts, smart property, side chains, decentralised services, world computers, and other exciting and innovative services and opportunities currently being used around the world.

Course attendees will gain an insight into the future of this technology in terms of innovation and disruption of existing traditional systems and processes.

Module 1: Introduction

  • Digital assets
  • Distributed ledgers
  • Byzantine Generals' Problem

Module 2: Mining and Transactions

  • Networks
  • Nodes
  • Cryptography
  • Proof and distributed consensus
  • Pools
  • Scripting

Module 3: Software

  • Clients
  • Front ends
  • Software
  • Web services / APIs

Module 4: Service Providers

  • Explorers
  • Wallets
  • APIs
  • Payment gateways and providers
  • Blockchain as a Service

Module 5: Blockchain 2.0

  • Side chains
  • Smart contracts
  • Smart property
  • World computers
  • Open asset protocol
  • Decentralised services
  • Decentralised Autonomous Organisations

Cost: R4500.00 per person

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