A Decentralized Application (short: DApp) is an app that is managed decentrally. They are usually based on a cryptocurrency like Ether (ETH), Tron, EOS, IOST, LOOM, ONT, ThunderCore.

Here you can find an overview of the usage of DApps with statistics:

Another overview of DApps can be found here:

Why this is interesting for a Chief Digital Officer (CDO)?
Cryptocurrencies (short: Crypto or Cryptos) are the digitalization of money or other physical assets (such as gold, real estate, etc.). Through tokenization, assets can be converted into digital goods. For this reason the topic is interesting for Chief Digital Officer (CDO). Many companies are already beginning to gain experience with their own blockchain or other distributed ledger technology (DLT). I will take a closer look at the cryptocosmos here.

See also: See also (glossary Cryptocurrency):

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