SIGNAL+DRAHT | Ausgabe 09/2021

The reliability of Distributed Juridical Recording

September 2021 | Jens Braband, Hendrik Schäbe

The RailChain project is involved with the transferability of Blockchain and distributed ledger technologies to rail operations. It is funded by the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI) from the mFund program. The project consortium consists of DB Systel GmbH, Siemens Mobility GmbH, Siemens AG, the Hasso Plattner Institute of the University of Potsdam, the Technical University of Braunschweig, TÜV Rheinland InterTraffic GmbH and Spherity GmbH. Before the application of Blockchain itself is discussed, Blockchain and its characteristics will be briefly discussed in order to provide an understanding of its possibilities, but also its limits...