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Overview

This EC-Council Blockchain Developer course (B|DC) aims to provide developers with a comprehensive understanding of blockchain technology, including its impact and applications in business and finance. Students will learn about cryptography, cryptomining, quantum computing, blockchain project implementation, Ethereum, and more.

Audience

  • Software engineers
  • Programmers
  • Project managers
  • Network administrators,
  • and other technical professionals interested in integrating blockchain applications and architectures into their organization.

Skills Gained

  • The structure and elements of a blockchain network, including how decentralization works
  • Hashing and consensus algorithms and their role in blockchain networks, including proof-of-work (PoW) and proof-of-stake (PoS) consensus mechanisms
  • The benefits of using blockchain technology and how to determine whether blockchain is the right solution for your business
  • Blockchain scalability issues and how to resolve them
  • Digital currencies, including different types of cryptocurrency assets, the tokenization process, and how leading cryptocurrencies (e.g., Bitcoin, Altcoin, Litecoin, Zcash) work
  • The structure and components of the Bitcoin network and how it works
  • Bitcoin’s limitations, variants, and clients
  • Bitcoin cryptomining and its relation to PoW consensus mechanisms
  • The processes and tools used in cryptomining, including cryptomining algorithms like Equihash and CryptoNight
  • Blockchain development in Python, JavaScript, and Java
  • The elements of the Ethereum ecosystem
  • How to work with Solidity and Ethereum, including how to use Solidity IDEs like Remix and EthFiddle and create private blockchain networks using Ethereum
  • How to build secure smart contracts with Ethereum and Solidity, including vulnerabilities in smart contracts and how to mitigate them
  • Formal verification of smart contracts
  • Permissioned and permissionless blockchains
  • How to work with the Hyperledger Fabric framework
  • Deep dive into blockchain projects (including Fabric, Iroha, Burrow, and Indy)
  • Privacy and confidentiality in blockchains
  • Decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs)
  • How to design blockchain-based identity solutions
  • Machine learning and blockchain technology
  • Intelligent smart contracts and the convergence of blockchain and AI
  • The basics of the IoT, how to achieve convergence between IoT and blockchain, and the Blockchain of Things
  • How blockchain is used in healthcare, fintech, and supply chain contexts
  • Blockchain as a Service
  • The fundamentals of quantum computing and how quantum computing will affect blockchain networks
  • The future of blockchain technology and open research issues

Prerequisites

Candidates must have:

  • General awareness of business management processes
  • Basic knowledge of computers
  • Access to a Linux machine that can be configured as a virtual machine

Outline

EC Council.pngInternational Council of E-Commerce Consultants, also known as EC-Council, is the world’s largest cyber security technical certification body. We operate in 145 countries globally and we are the owner and developer of the world-famous Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (C|HFI), Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), License Penetration Testing (Practical) programs, among others. We are proud to have trained and certified over 200,000 information security professionals globally that have influenced the cyber security mindset of countless organizations worldwide.

“Our lives are dedicated to the mitigation and remediation of the cyber plague that is menacing the world today “

Jay Bavisi

President & CEO

EC-Council


Our certification programs are recognized worldwide and have received endorsements from various government agencies including the US Federal Government via the Montgomery GI Bill, and the US Government National Security Agency (NSA) and the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) certifying EC-Council’s Certified Ethical Hacking (CEH), Network Security Administrator (ENSA), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI), Disaster Recovery Professional (EDRP), Certified Security Analyst (E|CSA) and Licensed Penetration Tester(LPT) program for meeting the 4011, 4012, 4013A, 4014, 4015 and 4016 training standards for information security professionals and most recently EC-Council has received accreditation from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).

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