This lesson examines a wide range of blockchain business applications, including blockchain use in the financial services and banking industry, real estate, medical records, media and communications, insurance, automobile and other industries.  The course also covers digital assets and digital identity which are key blockchain features that enable many business applications.   The course then summarizes major advantages of blockchain for business applications and examines the future of blockchain business applications.

Course Key Concepts: Blockchain, Distributed Ledger, Information Technology, Process Improvement, Digital Assets, Digital Identity, Blockchain Applications, Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric, Integration, Process Reengineering, Business Operations

Learning Objectives
  • Explore the wide range of use of blockchain technology to improve business processes and operations, with examples from a variety of industries
  • Discover how digital assets and digital identity are used in blockchain applications
  • Recognize the major advantages and future of BC for business applications
Last updated/reviewed: March 4, 2024

Included In Certifications

This course is included in the following Certification Programs:

10 CoursesBlockchain Applications Analyst Certification

  1. Understanding Blockchain Technology and its Capabilities
  2. Blockchain Use in Supply Chains and Systems Integration
  3. Advanced Blockchain Business Applications
  4. Private, Permissioned, Business Blockchains
  5. Blockchain for Business Process Reengineering and Competitive Advantage
  6. How to Assess Blockchain Value for Your Organization
  7. How to do Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis to assess Blockchain Value for Your Organization
  8. Calculating Blockchain Application ROI
  9. Blockchain Design and Implementation
  10. Blockchain Advanced Uses and Future Developments
3 Reviews (6 ratings)


Anonymous Author
Good view of BC applications across many industries and provided great insights to the applications by depth and breadth. It is amazing to see the applications and the entities leveraging the solution. Being within the Credit Union FI sector, it was helpful to see a specific solution in the market that other CUs are using.

Member's Profile
Very insightful discussion on the application of Block chain in different industries.

Anonymous Author
The course share the impact and areas of exposures related to BITCOIN technology.

Course Complexity: Advanced

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course, but completing the Illumeo courses “Understanding blockchain technology and its capabilities,” “Private, Permissioned Blockchains,” and “Blockchain Use in Supply Chains and Systems Integration,” beforehand is highly recommended.

Education Provider Information
Company: Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
Contact: For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
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Course Syllabus
  Introduction to Advanced Blockchain Business Applications8:36
  Blockchain (BC) Use in Financial Services11:35
  Blockchain (BC) in Real Estate5:58
  BC use in Healthcare, Medical Records & Digital Identity12:02
  BC Business Appliations in Media and Communications5:49
  BC in Insuance & Other Applications9:08
  Summary and Future of Business Blockchain Applications14:12
  Advanced Blockchain Business Applications1:07:20
  Slides: Advanced Blockchain Business ApplicationsPDF
  Advanced Blockchain Business Applications Glossary/IndexPDF