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Opportunities for blockchain in the energy sector

The premise that blockchain has the potential to redistribute markets and redefine the entire economy is one that is widely shared today. Over the past three years, more than 2,500 patents relating to this technology have been filed. In the first quarter of 2016 alone, more than $1 billion was invested in blockchain start-ups and the World Economic Forum even maintains that 10% of global GDP could be created on blockchain platforms in 2025. In the light of this huge, emerging trend, organizations are beginning to ask the question: Is blockchain a threat or an opportunity?


ModernSI for Utilities

ModernSI for Utilities is an aligned and collaborative approach to modernization and integration designed to achieve transformation, without the trauma of traditional approaches.


CGI’s Central Market System (CMS)

CGI’s CMS is a secure, modular solution that provides equal access to data to encourage a level playing field and enforce effective competition in the energy market. CMS stores information related to metering points, consumer contracts and energy measurement data. It also offers centralized functionality for grid fee billing and settlement. Take a look at the video to learn more.