Standards for Major Internet Disruptors: Blockchain, Intents, and Related Paradigms

  title={Standards for Major Internet Disruptors: Blockchain, Intents, and Related Paradigms},
  author={Hesham El Bakoury and M. Chaudhry and W. Cerroni and Haiwu He and A. Barbir},
  journal={IEEE Commun. Stand. Mag.},
The six articles in this special section address major issues concerned with evolving standardization processes and underlying technologies in the context of Blockchain for different application domains, showing how distributed ledger technologies can be so disruptive that they can change the Internet as we know it. Software is envisioned to play an unprecedented dominant role in future communication paradigms, with user-defined applications capable of not only communicating with, but also… Expand
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