Limitations of Blockchain and the IOTA Tangle

Limitations of Blockchain and the IOTA Tangle

The Tangle is an alternative type of distributed ledger technology; it is a Directional Acyclic Graph (DAG). Here, Brian covers the limitations of Blockchain and provides solutions offered by the Tangle.
Overview

Amongst others, the main issue with blockchains are their speed and scalability problems. The Tangle provides an alternative: a true open source distributed ledger technology space, whilst simultaneously eliminating the environmentally unsustainable impact of miners and of securing blockchain DLT data.

Key learning objectives:

  • Identify the limitations of blockchain technology

  • Explain the uses of Tangle to overcome the blockchain constraints

  • Describe the benefits of the Tangle

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Brian Marcel

Brian Marcel

Brian is the founder and Chairman of the IBCS Group, market leaders throughout Central and Eastern Europe providing barcode, RFID, and blockchain enterprise solutions. He is also on the advisory board of the IOTA Foundation, an open feeless scalable DLT and a protocol for IoT and a member of the APPG (All Part Parliamentary Group) on Blockchain. Raise the Bar Change the Game is his first book.

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