The Agency for defence logistics, under the auspices of the Ministry of defense, held a meeting in Philadelphia, the main theme of which was to clarify the real possibilities of applying the blockchain to assist after natural disasters. As an example, reviewed the use of technology in the framework of the rescue mission in Puerto Rico (after the devastating hurricane “Maria” in 2017).
“The potential is incredibly huge. Speaking about the blockchain, you can hear experts compare it with the basis transformation trust, equating the force of his impact to the Internet, which changed the way of communication of people”, – said the analyst of Department of management of organizations CPI Elijah Londo.
According to experts, with the help of the blockchain could be established perfect logistics system. As a result, the tools and materials will be delivered without any delay. Also, the rescue organization will have access to track all shipments, which will improve the control of distribution.
The potential use of the blockchain are considered and other US government agencies. Earlier this month the Department of homeland security said it seeks to expand its capabilities to prevent the use of fraudulent documentation by using blockchain solutions. To do this, start-UPS were offered grants of up to $800 thousand (for execution of stated works).
We will remind, earlier the power of the blockchain suggested
to use as a basis for solving the problems of the African economy.