The Blockchain Developer

A Practical Guide for Designing, Implementing, Publishing, Testing, and Securing Distributed Blockchain-based Projects

Authors: ELROM, ELAD

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  • Learn to work with Blockchain to create front-end wallets in React or Angular that work with Bitcoin, Ethereum, EOS, NEO and Hyperledger
  • Filled with practical, real-world code examples that ensure you can learn by doing and become a well-rounded Blockchain developer
  • Written by Elad Elrom, coder, technical lead and author of four technical books, well used to distilling difficult concepts into easy-to-understand instructions
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About this book

Become a Blockchain developer and design, build, publish, test, maintain and secure scalable decentralized Blockchain projects using Bitcoin, Ethereum, NEO, EOS and Hyperledger.  

This book helps you understand Blockchain beyond development and crypto to better harness its power and capability. You will learn tips to start your own project, and best practices for testing, security, and even compliance. Immerse yourself in this technology and review key topics such as cryptoeconomics, coding your own Blockchain P2P network, different consensus mechanisms, decentralized ledger, mining, wallets, blocks, and transactions.  

Additionally, this book provides you with hands-on practical tools and examples for creating smart contracts and dApps for different blockchains such as Ethereum, NEO, EOS, and Hyperledger. Aided by practical, real-world coding examples, you’ll see how to build dApps with Angular utilizing typescript from start to finish, connect to the blockchain network locally on a test network, and publish on the production mainnet environment. 

Don’t be left out of the next technology revolution – become a Blockchain developer using The Blockchain Developer today.

What You’ll Learn

  • Explore the Blockchain ecosystem is and the different consensus mechanisms
  • Create miners, wallets, transactions, distributed networks and DApps
  • Review the main features of Bitcoin: Ethereum, NEO and EOS, and Hyperledger are
  • Interact with popular node clients as well as implementing your own Blockchain
  • Publish and test your projects for security and scalability

Who This Book Is For

Developers, architects and engineers who are interested in learning about Blockchain or implementing Blockchain into a new greenfield project or integrating Blockchain into a brownfield project. Technical entrepreneurs, technical investors or even executives who want to better understand Blockchain technology and its potential.


About the authors

Elad Elrom is a coder, technical lead and a technical writer.  As a writer, he has co-authored four technical books. Elad has consulted for a variety of clients, from large corporations such as HBO, Viacom, NBC Universal, and Weight Watchers, to smaller startups. Aside from coding, Elad is also a certified PADI dive instructor, motorcycle enthusiast, as well as an accomplished certified pilot.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)
  • Blockchain Basics

    Pages 1-30

    Elrom, Elad

  • Blockchain Nodes

    Pages 31-72

    Elrom, Elad

  • Creating Your Own Blockchain

    Pages 73-119

    Elrom, Elad

  • Bitcoin Wallets and Transactions

    Pages 121-171

    Elrom, Elad

  • Ethereum Wallets and Smart Contracts

    Pages 173-212

    Elrom, Elad

Buy this book

eBook 26,99 €
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  • ISBN 978-1-4842-4847-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover 34,31 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-4846-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Blockchain Developer
Book Subtitle
A Practical Guide for Designing, Implementing, Publishing, Testing, and Securing Distributed Blockchain-based Projects
Authors
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Elad Elrom
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-4847-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-4847-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-4846-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 513
Number of Illustrations
169 b/w illustrations
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