Baking Blockchain Into It Services
GCN, May 10th, 2019
May 10, 2019,
Volume 254, Issue 2

"Touted for its security and recordkeeping, blockchain is picking up steam in the public sector. A new report shows that growth in spending on distributed ledger technology by federal, state and local governments is beginning to spike.

Specifically, federal spending on blockchain is expected to grow from $10.7 million in 2017 to $123.5 million in 2022, while state and local spending will increase from $4.4 million in 2017 to $48.2 million in 2022, according to the recent IDC report titled 'U.S. Government Blockchain Spending Forecast, 2019-2022: Healthy Four-Year Growth Predicted for Government Blockchain Spending' (document # US44935218)..."

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