A continuation of our popular Blockchain 101 course, Blockchain Essentials will not only reinforce many of the fundamental ideas of blockchain but also dive into its real world applications. This course is great for those that are interested in switching or about to start their careers at a blockchain or Bitcoin company. We will cover case studies, market growth, and current state of blockchain technology.
E-money / bcash – Satoshi’s whitepaper
What is Bitcoin + Blockchain?
Storage of value
Private key vs. public key
Pegging info & data – Smart contracts & Ethereum
Defining Qualities of a Blockchain
Public v permissioned
POW, POS, etc.
Proof of work – BTC / what miners do?
How it Is Changing Business
Existing products, builds & services – Case studies
Remittances (financial & personal)
Private or open ledger? Bitcoin or blockchain? Or both?
Financial use cases
Other professional use cases
Protected Blockchains Capabilities In Business
Hyperledger Fabric / Tools
Global regulatory considerations
ETH & Smart Contracts
Why smart contracts are deemed important?
Differences to BTC
ICO & history
Ideas & use cases
The DAO and issues AKA learning curves
Building a smart contract
“Hello, world” case
Dev’ing / specing / network / consensus
Audit + bounties
Coins vs cap & their main functions (alts)
Challenges within exchanges & pairings
Protocols – what makes them different?
Store coins on an exchange?
Growth in the market
Initial Coin Offerings AKA ICO’s or Token Sales
What is an ICO
Why are they used
State of ICOs
Please take our ‘Introduction to Blockchain’ course here before enrolling this course
Anyone who want to gain in depth knowledge in Blockchain Essentials