Ethereum is the foundation of the cryptocurrency Ether. It is an own crypto technology comparable to Blockchain.

With Ethereum as basic technology it is possible to develop DApps.

ETH 2.0 will be release soon. This is a further development of the platform and there will be a significant change:

  • Change from Proof of Work (PoW) to Proof of Stake (PoS)
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.

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