Boardwalktech Selected as KPMG Flashpoint Blockchain Finalist
CUPERTINO, CA, Aug. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - (TSXV:BWLK) – Boardwalktech Software Corp. ("Boardwalktech"), a leading enterprise blockchain software company, is pleased to announce that it has been selected as one of four KPMG 2018 Flashpoint Challenge Finalists – a program that recognizes influential businesses making advancements in technology. Boardwalktech was selected as a finalist from many applications as an innovative company who is changing the landscape with blockchain technology.
Innovation—such as blockchain technology—is driving change across all industries. KPMG LLP (KPMG) is proud to play a major role in helping organizations identify and leverage the leading new technologies to transform their businesses and build competitive advantage. Flashpoint is a competitive forum hosted by KPMG. It is designed to provide the key players in the blockchain arena with a platform to prove why their technology is a clear choice for the marketplace.
"The Flashpoint experience was engaging and exciting for everyone on both sides of the table," said Will Williams, National Managing Partner–Tax at KPMG and one of five members of the KPMG committee who evaluated the blockchain companies' pitches. "The real-time exchange of ideas and concepts and the chance to brainstorm with leaders in the emerging blockchain space left me confident that Flashpoint's collaboration model will lead to solutions that will better serve our clients."
"Boardwalktech is proud of its track record of bringing innovative solutions to the enterprise market and is delighted to be named as a KPMG Flashpoint finalist," said Andrew T. Duncan, President and CEO of Boardwalktech Software Corp. "Boardwalktech's patented positional data management and transaction chaining technology, first offered to market in 2007 as a digital ledger database and now referred to as a blockchain digital ledger, is uniquely capable of digitally transforming enterprise information exchanges through better collaboration, provenance, and trust helping companies drive greater efficiencies, create value, and manage risk."
About Boardwalktech Software Corp.
Founded in 2004, Boardwalktech has developed a patented digital ledger technology that allows for multi-party collaboration and verification on a trusted, shared, secure, and private information cloud. Our Boardwalk Enterprise Blockchain data management platform allows rapid blockchain application development on many platforms using any user interface, supporting "smart contract" business logic, integration with legacy systems and an easy method of connecting all participants (through Boardwalk virtual machines) enabling the exchange of secure and validated digital business information.
Boardwalktech is headquartered in Cupertino, California with offices in India and operations in North America. For more information on Boardwalktech, visit our website at www.boardwalktech.com.
About KPMG LLP
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Released August 15, 2018