Handbook of green computing and blockchain technologies / editors, Kavita Saini, Manju Khari.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
First edition.
Published/​Created
  • Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, [2022]
  • ©2022
Description
1 online resource (203 pages)

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Editor
Series
Green energy and technology [More in this series]
Summary note
This handbook provides a computational perspective on green computing and blockchain technologies. It presents not only how to identify challenges using a practical approach but also how to develop strategies for addressing industry challenges. Handbook of Green Computing and Blockchain Technologies takes a practical-oriented approach, including solved examples and highlights standardization, industry bodies, and initiatives. Case studies provide a deeper understanding of blockchain and are related to real-time scenarios. The book analyzes current research and development in green computing and blockchain analytics, studies existing related standards and technologies, and provides results on implementation, challenges, and issues in today⁰́₉s society. FEATURES Analyzes current research developments in green computing and blockchain analytics Provides an analysis of implementation challenges and solutions Offers innovations in the decentralization process for the application of blockchain in areas such as healthcare, government services, agriculture, supply chain, financial, ecommerce, and more Discusses the impact of this technology on people⁰́₉s lives, the way they work and learn, and highlights standardization, industry bodies, and initiatives This book will benefit researchers, software developers, and undergraduate and postgraduate students in industrial systems, manufacturing, information technology, computer science, manufacturing, communications, and electrical engineering.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on August 17, 2022).
Contents
  • Cover
  • Half Title
  • Series Page
  • Title Page
  • Copyright Page
  • Table of Contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Editors
  • Contributors
  • Chapter 1: Green Computing and Blockchain Fundamentals
  • 1.1 Introduction to Green Computing
  • 1.1.1 History of Green Computing
  • 1.2 Role of Green Computing in Industry
  • 1.3 Strategies for Implementation of Green Computing
  • 1.3.1 Virtualization
  • 1.3.2 Algorithmic Efficiency
  • 1.3.3 Power Management
  • 1.3.4 Storage Devices
  • 1.3.5 Display Devices
  • 1.3.6 Cloud Computing
  • 1.3.7 Data Center Power
  • 1.3.8 Data Center Design
  • 1.4 Benefits of Eco-Friendly Green Computing
  • 1.5 Barriers to Green Computing Design
  • 1.6 Introduction to Blockchain Development
  • 1.6.1 History of Blockchain
  • 1.7 Features of Blockchain
  • 1.7.1 Cryptocurrency
  • 1.7.2 Smart Contracts
  • 1.7.3 Supply Chain
  • 1.7.4 Health Care
  • 1.7.5 Hyperledger
  • 1.8 Types of Blockchain
  • 1.8.1 Public Blockchain
  • 1.8.2 Private Blockchain
  • 1.8.3 Hybrid Blockchain
  • 1.8.4 Consortium Blockchain
  • 1.9 Challenges of Blockchain Technology
  • 1.9.1 Scalability
  • 1.9.2 Cost and Efficiency
  • 1.9.3 Security and Privacy
  • 1.9.4 Energy Consumption
  • 1.10 Conclusion
  • References
  • Chapter 2: Green Computing and Internet of Things (IoT)
  • 2.1 Green Computing
  • 2.2 Green Computing and IoT
  • 2.3 IoT and Healthcare Medical Sciences
  • 2.4 Green IoT for Healthcare
  • 2.5 Challenges of Using IoT in Healthcare
  • 2.6 Identifying the Problem and Its Solution
  • 2.7 Use of IoT Devices in India
  • 2.8 IoT Based Applications in Rural Areas
  • 2.9 Conclusion and Future Scope
  • Chapter 3: Coalescence of Neural Networks and Blockchain
  • 3.1 Introduction to an Artificial Neural Network
  • 3.2 Architecture of an Artificial Neural Network
  • 3.2.1 Layers
  • 3.2.1.1 Input Layer
  • 3.2.1.2 Output Layer.
  • 3.2.1.3 Hidden Layers
  • 3.2.2 Neurons
  • 3.2.3 Importance of Bias and Weights in a Neural Network
  • 3.2.3.1 Weights
  • 3.2.3.2 Biases
  • 3.2.4 Activation Functions
  • 3.2.4.1 Linear Function
  • 3.2.4.2 Sigmoid Function
  • 3.2.4.3 Hyperbolic Tangent Function
  • 3.2.4.4 Rectified Linear Unit
  • 3.2.4.5 Exponential Function
  • 3.3 Working of an Artificial Neural Network
  • 3.3.1 Forward Propagation
  • 3.3.2 Backward Propagation
  • 3.4 Implementation of Neural Network Using Python
  • 3.5 Literature Review
  • 3.6 Open Challenges
  • Chapter 4: Blockchain in Administration: Advances and Implications of Decentralized Applications for Sharing Information
  • 4.1 Introduction
  • 4.2 Literature Review
  • 4.3 Literature Gap
  • 4.4 Proposed Framework
  • 4.5 Data Flow Analysis in Blockchain
  • 4.6 Research Implication
  • 4.7 Research Limitations
  • 4.8 Conclusion and Future Scope
  • Chapter 5: Combination of Convolutional Neural Networks and Blockchain in Handwritten Digit Recognition
  • 5.1 Introduction to Convolutional Neural Networks
  • 5.2 Architecture of a Convolutional Neural Network
  • 5.2.1 Layers
  • 5.2.1.1 Convolution Layer
  • 5.2.1.2 Pooling Layer
  • 5.2.1.3 Fully Connected Layer
  • 5.2.2 Padding
  • 5.2.3 Min-Max Scaling
  • 5.3 Working of a Convolutional Neural Network
  • 5.3.1 Forward Propagation
  • 5.3.2 Backward Propagation
  • 5.4 Implementation of Convolutional Neural Network Using Python
  • 5.5 Literature Review
  • 5.6 Open Challenges
  • Chapter 6: How Blockchain Technology Can Transfigure the Indian Agriculture Sector: A Review
  • 6.1 Introduction
  • 6.2 Blockchain Technology: An Overview
  • 6.3 Indian Agriculture sector: an overview
  • 6.4 How blockchain can transfigure the agriculture sector
  • 6.5 Conclusion and Future Work
  • References.
  • Chapter 7: The COVID-19 Outbreak: Blockchain-Secured Transactions in Supply Chain Orchestration
  • 7.1 Introduction
  • 7.2 Related Work
  • 7.3 Proposed Architecture
  • 7.4 Result Analysis
  • 7.5 Possible Challenges in Supply Chains Using Blockchain
  • 7.6 Conclusion
  • Chapter 8: Blockchain Technology in the Energy Sector: A Systematic Review of Challenges and Opportunities
  • 8.1 Introduction to Blockchain Technology
  • 8.2 Overview of Blockchain Technology
  • 8.2.1 Application of Blockchain Technology
  • 8.3 Ecology of Blockchain
  • 8.3.1 Future-Thinkers Have Assembled the Accompanying Models
  • 8.4 Multi-Network Embedding and Green Supply Chain Performance
  • 8.5 Blockchain's Potential Impact on Energy Company Operations
  • 8.6 Wholesale Energy Trading
  • 8.7 Blockchain Trading for Utilities and Energy System Stakeholders
  • 8.8 Conclusion
  • Chapter 9: Blockchain and Government
  • 9.1 Introduction
  • 9.2 Blockchain's Unique Features
  • 9.3 Purpose of Blockchain-Based Governance
  • 9.4 Blockchain Technology - the Way to Assist the Government
  • 9.4.1 Making the Provision of Welfare More Efficient
  • 9.4.2 Transaction Costs
  • 9.4.3 Land Registration
  • 9.4.4 Food Value Chain
  • 9.4.5 Ensuring Basic Government Foundation
  • 9.4.6 Crop Insurance
  • 9.4.7 Blockchain Economy [ 3 ]
  • 9.5 Expediency of Blockchain in Governance
  • 9.5.1 Digital Identity Management [ 4 ]
  • 9.5.2 Elections on Distributed Ledgers
  • 9.5.3 Blockchain for Capitalization
  • 9.5.4 Trust Building [ 5 ]
  • 9.5.5 Straightforward Governance
  • 9.5.6 True Tracing
  • 9.6 Current Status of Blockchain Usage by Governments
  • 9.6.1 China
  • 9.6.2 Dubai
  • 9.6.3 USA
  • 9.6.4 UK
  • 9.6.5 India
  • 9.7 Blockchain Application in Government Processes
  • 9.7.1 Blockchain in the Election Process
  • 9.7.2 Transparent Public Procurement.
  • 9.7.3 Corporate Ownership Registry
  • 9.7.4 Grant Disbursements
  • 9.8 Governance through Blockchain - Major Issues and Challenges
  • 9.8.1 Initial Implementation Cost
  • 9.8.2 Nascent State of Technology
  • 9.8.3 Risk to Privacy and Data Breach
  • 9.9 Blockchain Use Case Study in India
  • 9.9.1 Land Records
  • 9.9.1.1 High Cost of Litigation
  • 9.9.1.2 Establishing Land Ownership
  • 9.9.1.3 Asynchronicity of Information
  • 9.9.2 Supply Chain Management for Pharmaceutical Drugs
  • 9.10 Blockchain and Government - Future Governance
  • 9.11 Conclusion
  • Chapter 10: Blockchain in Healthcare: A Smart and Hierarchical Decentralized Tracing Application in Healthcare by Blockchain
  • 10.1 Introduction
  • 10.2 Literature Review
  • 10.3 Proposed Framework
  • 10.4 Data Flow Analysis in Blockchain
  • 10.5 Research Implications
  • 10.6 Application Work
  • 10.7 Conclusion and Future Scope
  • Chapter 11: Blockchain for IoT Edge Devices and Data Security
  • 11.1 Introduction
  • 11.2 Blockchain
  • 11.3 Storage Capacity and Scalability
  • 11.4 Security (Weaknesses and Threats)
  • 11.5 Anonymity and Data Security
  • 11.6 Smart Contracts
  • 11.7 Legal Issues
  • 11.8 Consensus
  • 11.9 IoT and Blockchain Integration
  • 11.10 Challenges in Blockchain - IoT Integration
  • 11.10.1 Storage Capacity and Scalability
  • 11.10.2 Security
  • 11.10.3 Anonymity and Data Privacy
  • 11.10.4 Smart Contracts
  • 11.10.5 Legal Issues
  • 11.10.6 Consensus
  • 11.11 Platforms and Applications
  • 11.11.1 Blockchain Stages for IoT
  • 11.12 Conclusion
  • Chapter 12: Blockchain for Medicine and Healthcare
  • 12.1 Introduction
  • 12.1.1 What Is Blockchain?
  • 12.1.2 Blockchain Is Trustworthy
  • 12.2 The Nakamoto Consensus Mechanism
  • 12.3 Peer-to-Peer Networks
  • 12.4 How We Add a New Block in Our System
  • 12.5 Applications.
  • 12.6 How Blockchain will Change the Healthcare System
  • 12.7 Some specific applications
  • 12.8 Future Opportunities
  • Index.
ISBN
  • 1-00-310750-8
  • 1-000-51527-3
  • 1-000-51531-1
  • 1-003-10750-8
OCLC
  • 1285167225
  • 1273728022
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