Group Project 9


A study into the differences between types of blockchains, using case studies and literature

Project Goal

To obtain knowledge regarding the various forms that a ‘blockchain’ (DLT) can exist in, as the blockchain term is still a novel technology.

Project description

This will help in understanding how varied the possibilities and applications of blockchain technology are, and the importance is in differentiating them when using the term ‘blockchain’. This project requires distinguishing the explored case studies into the following categories: private – consortium – semi-private/hybrid – public.

Project Manager


Project Timeline

Before May 2020


cryptocurrency, DLT, blockchain technology, blockchain applications.

Final deliverable

Report including but not limited to summary, introduction, report content, project goal, results (if any), future work suggestions, concluding remarks.