- Paperback: 416 pages
- Publisher: O'Reilly Media; 2 edition (July 1, 2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1491954388
- ISBN-13: 978-1491954386
- Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.8 x 9.2 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.5 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 90 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,464 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author
Andreas is a passionate technologist, who is well-versed in many technical subjects. He is a serial tech-entrepreneur, having launched businesses in London, New York, and California. He has earned degrees in Computer Science and Data Communications and Distributed Systems from UCL. With experience ranging from hardware and electronics to high level business and financial systems technology consulting and years as CTO/CIO/CSO in many companies — he combines authority and deep knowledge with an ability to make complex subjects easy to understand. More than 200 of his articles on security, cloud computing and data centers have been published in print and syndicated worldwide. His expertise includes Bitcoin, crypto-currencies, Information Security, Cryptography, Cloud Computing, Data Centers, Linux, Open Source and robotics software development. He also has been CISSP certified for 12 years.
As a bitcoin entrepreneur, Andreas has founded three bitcoin businesses and launched several community open-source projects. He often writes articles and blog posts on bitcoin, is a permanent host on Let’s Talk Bitcoin and prolific public speaker at technology events. Andreas serves on the advisory boards of several bitcoin startups.
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I would suggest this book for anyone technically minded that wants to take the deep dive into understanding blockchain technology.
Andreas explains the Lightning Network, a beautiful second layer solution to achieving payments at scale. He also details how Segregated Witness solves the problem of transaction malleability while making transactions smaller and aligning fee incentives to reduce the UTXO set.
I appreciated all the real world examples that help anchor the discussion. Andreas never fails to impress!
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Now I understand how bitcoin works and what blockchain is.
This one book is enough for bitcoin and blockchain.