Japanese joint venture will use blockchain platform provided by Amazon for data management

According to Sankei Shimbun, on November 26, ARISE Analytics, a joint venture between KDDI and Accenture, announced that it will cooperate with the City Integrated Urban System (City OS) in Fukushima Prefecture, Aizuwakamatsu City, which is studying smart cities. For a healthcare demonstration experiment, the Amazon Quantum Ledger Database, a blockchain platform provided by Amazon Web Services Japan, will be used for data management.