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Daniel Drescher, Blockchain Basics, 10.1007/978-1-4842-2604-9_2

2. Seeing the Big Picture

Software architecture and its relation to the blockchain

Daniel Drescher

(1)Frankfurt am Main, Germany

This step not only provides the big picture in which the blockchain is located, but it also highlights its location within the big picture. In order to allow you to see the big picture, this step introduces the concept of software architecture and explains its relation to the concept of separating a system into layers and aspects. In order to help you recognize the location of the blockchain within the big picture, this step highlights the relationship between the blockchain and software architecture. Finally, this step points out the ...

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