Real-World Blockchain Case Studies
Real-World Blockchain Case Studies
ConsenSys Solutions and several of ConsenSys’ products have built industry-changing Ethereum blockchain solutions for the sectors of finance, international trade, supply chain, government, social impact, and more.
Commerce and Finance Case Studies
Mata Capital: Catalyzing real estate investments with blockchain technology
Blockchain for real estate asset management. French investment fund, Mata Capital, partners with Codefi Assets to tokenize three funds worth a combined total of €350m, promoting trust, transparency and efficiency for real estate investors.
HMLR: Exploring real estate asset tokenization in the UK
Using Codefi Assets, ConsenSys customized a digital asset management platform for Her Majesty’s Land Registry in under 3 weeks. The platform demonstrates real asset tokenization as part of HMLR’s exploration of blockchain technology in the UK real estate industry.
MythX: Facilitating cryptocurrency subscription payments for enterprise
Cryptocurrency subscription payments with Codefi Payments product, Daisy. This initiative enabled MythX to integrate a cryptocurrency payment solution to allow an easy on-chain payment alternative to fiat options.
komgo: Bringing commodity trade finance into the 21st century
Blockchain for Commodity Trade Finance. Komgo is a secure, blockchain-based platform that is optimizing financing processes and accelerating industry operations for the world’s largest commodity trade and finance companies.
August Debouzy: Introducing joint security token offering services
Blockchain for Law. A partnership between August Debouzy law firm and ConsenSys to offer asset managers, investors, distributors, and enterprises a joint Security Token Offering (STO)* service.
Project i2i: Driving financial inclusion in the Philippines
Blockchain for Payments. Project i2i is an Enterprise Ethereum payment network built in partnership with Unionbank of the Philippines. The i2i platform integrates rural banks into the domestic financial system, improving banking access and efficiency for local citizens.
Project Khokha: Pushing the limits of interbank payment settlement with blockchain
Blockchain for Central Banking. Project Khokha is a real-time gross settlement solution built on Enterprise Ethereum by the South African Reserve Bank in consortium with seven commercial banks.
Project Ubin: Exploring the potential of distributed ledger technology in central banking
Blockchain for Banking. Project Ubin is a consortium blockchain effort led by the Monetary Authority of Singapore reimagining institutional infrastructure by implementing real-time gross settlement systems with full transaction privacy, settlement finality and no single point of failure.
Supply Chain Case Studies
AURA: Proving authenticity for luxury products
Blockchain for Supply Chain Management. AURA is a consortium blockchain pioneered by the LVMH Group to track and trace luxury goods— from raw materials to the point of sale, to second-hand markets — in order to assure consumers of product history and proof of authenticity.
komgo: Bringing commodity trade finance into the 21st century
Blockchain for International Trade. Komgo is a secure, blockchain-based platform that is optimizing financing processes and accelerating industry operations for the world’s largest commodity trade and finance companies.
Government and Identity Case Studies
Smart Dubai: Using blockchain to forge a seamless city experience in the UAE
Blockchain for Smart Cities. Smart Dubai is an initiative spearheaded by His Highness Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, seeking to make Dubai the happiest city on earth by leveraging blockchain, AI and IoT technology.
EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum: Accelerating blockchain innovation in Europe
Blockchain in the European Union. An initiative led by the European Commission aiming to support and accelerate the development of the blockchain ecosystem in the EU.
Zug Digital ID: Introducing civil identity on the blockchain
Blockchain for Digital Identity. Pioneered by the Zug government, this initiative grants a digital, decentralized, sovereign identity to each Zug citizen. Citizens can verify their identity, cast votes, and access government services from the comfort of their homes.
Public Ethereum Case Studies
Public Ethereum solutions pertain to blockchain projects built on the Ethereum mainnet.
Infrastructure and Scaling Case Studies
DeversiFi: Adding a further layer of security and trust for traders
Infura and ConsenSys are honored to be members of DeversiFi’s Data Availability Committee that is tasked with ensuring traders can trade privately, without their trading history being published on-chain.
Uniswap: Meeting interface data demands
Uniswap partnered with Infura to connect to MetaMask and to query user information to meet the vast demands on its active protocol.
Horizon Games: Powering a new dimension of gaming
Horizon Games partnered with Infura to battle-test SkyWeaver’s gaming system in order to ensure robust functionality and facilitate widespread adoption.
Compound: Running efficient, rock-solid defi infrastructure
Compound partners with Infura to optimize the logistics of node infrastructure and ensure high performance to handle spikes in network activity.
Gnosis: Safely scaling open finance networks with hybrid infrastructure
Gnosis partners with Infura to ensure infrastructure security, zero downtime, and reliable performance to handle surges in traffic.
PoolTogether: Helping scale popular no-loss savings lottery
PoolTogether partners with Infura to provide a low-friction onboarding experience for new users, and infrastructure that can scale.
Colony: Powering the future of work
Colony is a platform for community collaboration. They partnered with Infura to reduce overhead, and simplify blockchain integration to query data, send transactions, and deploy smart contracts.
Monerium: Powering the world's first invoice settlement on the blockchain
Monerium offers regulated e-money on the blockchain, enabling businesses to store or send programmable money online, faster than using traditional payment services -- and at the fraction of the cost.
Aragon: Fast log retrieval and maintaining uptime during high traffic periods
Decentralised Autonomous Organization platform Aragon uses Infura to help manage fluctuations in network traffic and to quickly retrieve logs from organizations greater than 1 year old.
MakerDAO: A default node solution to power the developer toolkit
MakerDAO is a platform that offers a decentralized stablecoin called Dai, pegged 1:1 to the US dollar. The team use Infura as their ‘backup’ node solution to ensure all developers can use the MakerDAO toolkit.
OpenZeppelin: Creating a better user experience
Developer tools provider OpenZeppelin bundles Infura into their Developer Starter Kit, onboarding new users quickly and enabling them to build and deploy faster apps on Ethereum.
Lucidity: Saving time and engineering resources
Blockchain Marketing Analytics firm Lucidity uses Infura as ‘a seamless replacement’ for their own hosted Ethereum node, allowing them to redirect precious engineering resources back to their core product.
Social Impact Case Studies
Hala Systems: Saving lives and documenting war crimes in Syria
Blockchain for Armed Conflict. An initiative that pinpoints the location of impending airstrikes, alerts citizens to evacuate and records immutable evidence that identifies the perpetrators of attacks.
Project Unblocked Cash: Revolutionizing humanitarian cash transfers in Vanuatu
Blockchain for Social Impact. An Ethereum-based Cash and Voucher Assistance humanitarian solution enabling more speed, efficiency, and transparency in financial aid for disaster relief.
Project Bifrost: Bringing speed, transparency, and cost savings to crisis aid distribution
Blockchain for Social Impact. A collaboration between ConsenSys Social Impact, MakerDAO, and Dether to expedite and reduce the cost of delivering cash on the ground in crisis areas.
Bait to Plate: Revolutionizing end-to-end supply chain management
Blockchain for Supply Chain. An initiative by WWF, TraSeable, SeaQuest, and ConsenSys that tracks seafood from vessel to supermarket to stamp out illegal fishing and human rights abuses in the Pacific Islands’ tuna industry.
Impactio: Realizing the UN's Sustainable Development Goals by 2030
Blockchain for Social Impact. A partnership between Panda Labs and ConsenSys, bringing together project leaders, subject matter experts, and funders to make high impact, SDG-focused, projects happen.
Bounties for Basura: Combatting plastic pollution in the Philippines
Blockchain for Social Impact. An initiative by the Bounties Network, Coin.ph, and ConsenSys to incentivize individuals to clean up a polluted shoreline in exchange for digital payments.
Luxarity: Tackling unsustainable consumption practices in luxury retail
Blockchain for Sustainable Fashion and Retail. An initiative by Lane Crawford Joyce Group and ConsenSys to recycle luxury goods, collect donations, and educate buyers about sustainable consumption with the support of blockchain technology.
Worker Wellness: Improving factory conditions in Mexico
Blockchain for Social Impact. A collaboration between Harvard, Levi’s, and ConsenSys to augment outside audits of factory health and safety with secure blockchain-based self-reporting by workers.
Black Girls CODE: Bringing diversity to Ethereum development
Blockchain for Social Impact. An initiative by Black Girls Code and ConsenSys aiming to increase the number of women of color working in tech and STEM industries with the first training program focused specifically on blockchain technology.
UNICEF Innovation’s Boost Token: Introducing positive action token projects
Blockchain for Social Impact. An initiative by UNICEF, the Bounties Network, and ConsenSys to incentivize individual contributions to improving communities locally and globally with digital public acknowledgement of positive actions.
Devcon Scholars Program: Broadening access to the Ethereum ecosystem
Blockchain for Social Impact. An initiative by UNICEF Innovation, ConsenSys, and the Ethereum Foundation to provide an opportunity for individuals from underserved communities or developing areas to attend the largest annual gathering in the Ethereum ecosystem.