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Episode #110: Hyperledger in Brazil with Daniela Barbosa

Episode #110: Hyperledger in Brazil with Daniela Barbosa

Executive Director of the Hyperledger Foundation discusses the state of the ecosystem and adoption in Brazil

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Olá pessoal!

For today’s episode I’m joined by Daniela Barbosa, Executive Director at the Hyperledger Foundation and General Manager for blockchain and identity at the Linux Foundation.

Daniela shares her insights on the evolution of enterprise blockchain adoption — with a special focus on developments in Brazil. More specifically, she describes how many large enterprises and companies are now building blockchain applications on platforms like Hyperledger Fabric and Besu.

Daniela also shares about her experience at the Febraban Tech conference in São Paulo last week.

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Key Takeaways:

  • Hyperledger has been at the forefront of enterprise blockchain adoption since 2015, evolving to meet changing market needs

  • The Central Bank of Brazil is using Hyperledger Besu for its Drex project, showcasing the platform's utility as a base layer for central bank digital currencies

  • The new LF Decentralized Trust initiative will bring together various blockchain and blockchain-adjacent projects under one umbrella

  • Privacy challenges in the Drex project highlight the need for customizable, jurisdiction-specific solutions in blockchain implementations

  • Latin America, particularly Brazil, is seeing significant growth in blockchain adoption across various sectors, from finance to supply chain management

This episode offers a compelling look at the state of enterprise blockchain adoption in 2024, with valuable insights for anyone interested in the intersection of blockchain technology and traditional business applications.

You can connect directly with Daniela on Linkedin.

Have a great weekend everyone,


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