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Is Blockchain a Database?

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Is Blockchain a Database?

There are many similarities and differences between blockchain and a traditional database. Click here to learn more about blockchain as a database!

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Discover how to provide active runtime protection for your web applications from known and unknown vulnerabilities including Remote Code Execution Attacks.

This video takes a look at the differences and similarities between blockchain and a traditional database form. Enjoy!


Some of the following aspects of blockchain are highlighted in this comparison:

  • Blockchain copy maintained by the different member organizations
  • Decentralized ownership
  • Data immutability
  • Consensus algorithm
  • Transaction anonymity
  • Users anonymity

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