Getting Started with Blockchain and Cryptocurrency LiveLessons

Getting Started with Blockchain and Cryptocurrency LiveLessons
Getting Started with Blockchain and Cryptocurrency LiveLessons
English | MP4 | AVC 1280×720 | AAC 44KHz 2ch | 3h 36m | 3.40 GB

In this course, participants learn what blockchain and cryptocurrency are, how they work, and how these technologies are being applied. The course explains what smart contracts are and how they work, the rise of new funding mechanisms such as Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and Security Token Offerings (STOs), and how the use of digital tokens and “tokenization” are changing many long-established business rules.

Through the use of demonstrations and detailed slide explanations, we explore the state of the blockchain business market, including investments and projections for market growth. There is an opportunity to analyze multiple use cases of the blockchain technology being applied. The course also provides a section on how you can determine whether using blockchain and cryptocurrency are right for your business.

This course quickly brings you up to speed on blockchain and cryptocurrency and how these technologies are being used to drive a new wave of innovation across a wide range of businesses. You will gain valuable professional knowledge on what blockchain and cryptocurrency are, how they are being used across numerous industries, why they are so innovative and disruptive, and how you can determine whether blockchain is right for your business.

Topics include

  • Module 1: Blockchain and Bitcoin Basic Concepts
  • Module 2: Cryptocurrency and Smart Contracts
  • Module 3: Business Opportunities in Blockchain
  • Module 4: Blockchain and Your Business

Learn How To

  • Understand how blockchain works, including a deep dive into how Bitcoin works, the best-known use case of blockchain
  • Work online with a blockchain demo tool that shows how the various elements in a blockchain work together
  • Explore the cryptocurrency market and learn about the wide range of cryptocurrencies available
  • Learn about smart contracts and how they work, tokenization, and how blockchain is being applied across multiple real use cases
  • Review the state of the blockchain market including investments made, how blockchain is being used to enable new investment mechanisms, and market growth areas and projections for the space
  • Determine whether blockchain is right for your business
  • Learn steps you can follow to help you successfully implement blockchain in your business

Who Should Take This Course

  • Business leaders who are interested in understanding how blockchain and cryptocurrency are being applied to drive new business opportunities, and whether blockchain is right for their business
  • Anyone who has an interest in acquiring a firm understanding of blockchain and cryptocurrency and how these technologies are changing the business landscape
Table of Contents

01 Getting Started with Blockchain and Cryptocurrency – Introduction
02 Module introduction
03 Learning objectives
04 1.1 Why Blockchain
05 1.2 Understanding Blockchain
06 1.3 Explaining the Innovation of Blockchain
07 Learning objectives
08 2.1 Defining Bitcoin
09 2.2 The History of Bitcoin
10 2.3 Solving the Double Spend Problem
11 2.4 Byzantine Fault Tolerance
12 2.5 Understanding Bitcoin
13 2.6 Sending and Receiving Bitcoin
14 2.7 The Four Components of Bitcoin
15 2.8 Storing Bitcoin Safely
16 Learning objectives
17 3.1 Demonstrating a Blockchain
18 3.2 Block
19 3.3 Blockchain
20 3.4 Distributed Blockchain
21 3.5 The Value of Blockchain
22 Module introduction
23 Learning objectives
24 4.1 Explaining Cryptocurrency
25 4.2 Understanding the Different Types of Cryptocurrency
26 4.3 Understanding the Continuing Growth of Cryptocurrency
27 4.4 Hard and Soft Forks
28 Learning objectives
29 5.1 Understanding Smart Contracts
30 Learning objectives
31 6.1 Understanding Digital Tokens
32 6.2 Understanding Tokenization
33 Learning objectives
34 7.1 Understanding DApps
35 7.2 Exploring DApps
36 7.3 Let’s Go on a Cryptocurrency Field Trip
37 Module introduction
38 Learning objectives
39 8.1 Exploring Investments in the Blockchain Space
40 8.2 Understanding Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and Security Token Offerings (STOs)
41 8.3 Understanding Venture Capital Investment in the Blockchain Space
42 8.4 Projecting Market Growth in the Blockchain Space
43 Learning objectives
44 9.1 Blockchain Use Cases
45 9.2 Banking in the Age of Blockchain
46 9.3 Blockchain and Disruptive Innovation
47 9.4 Financial Use Cases of Blockchain
48 Module introduction
49 Learning objectives
50 10.1 Limitations of Blockchain Technology
51 10.2 Top 5 Common Misconceptions
52 10.3 Exploring Different Types of Blockchain
53 10.4 Exploring Leading Enterprise Blockchain Platforms
54 10.5 Determining if Using Blockchain is the Right Approach
55 10.6 Implementing Blockchain Successfully
56 Getting Started with Blockchain and Cryptocurrency – Summary