主持单位：广东工业大学计算机学院& 网络身份安全实验室（WIS Lab）
报告题目：华为区块链服务Huawei Blockchain Service
Dr. Zhao Cao is a technical expert and architect of Blockchain at Huawei where he leads the blockchain team and released Huawei Blockchain Service. Before joining Huawei, he was associate professor at Beijing institute of Technology, research staff member and senior researcher at IBM Research and HP Labs. He received his Ph.D and B.E. degree in computer science from Beijing Institute of Technology in 2010 and 2000, respectively. He was a visiting student supervised by Prof. Yanlei Diao at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst from September 2008 to March 2010. His research interests include distributed system, blockchain, data management, big data, stream data processing, etc. He was PC member of VLDB 2017, ICDE2017/2018, ICDCS 2016. He is a Standing Committee member of the CCF Blockchain Technical Committee and a member of the CCF database Technical Committee.
Blockchain is potential to transform business operation models and to create new foundation for global economic and social systems with disruptive innovation. Huawei aims to drive enterprise blockchain applications and has already launched Huawei Blockchain Service (BCS) on Huawei public cloud. In this talk, we will first present our BCS architecture and experiences on building BCS. Then, technical innovations to address major blockchain challenges, including consensus performance, security and privacy protection, usability of blockchain, will be presented with illustrative use cases. Finally, we will share our experiences/lesson learns of promoting blockchain in enterprise applications and our vision of blockchain technology.