Educational certificates both Academic and Professional are Assets which must be original, tamper proof, perpetually stored and easily verifiable.
Creation and issuance is a physical process prone to integrity, longevity and authenticity issues. It’s cost intensive and depreciative in nature.
Digital certificates on blockchain ensure true ownership, immutability, perpetual longevity and immediate verification across entities and geographies.
Thousands of skill based certifications take place at mass level and is commonly prone to integrity or verification issues.
Skills particularly critical ones can be verified immediately and with complete trust on its genuineness.
Skills are of direct commercial value and are used for professional upgrades. Large scale skill based trainings and certification is a norm in today’s economy. It needs to be true, valid and verifiable.
Records by government authorities are large scale and its storage and management is prone to systemic deficiencies like cost and life of records.
Governments create critical records of national and civil security. Bodies which maintain these records incur huge cost and security challenge.
Records irrespective of size, volume and utility can be better optimized through blockchain for better efficiencies in terms of governance and standardization.
Medical professionals are not necessarily always found to be true to level of skills and general competency. Regular professional upgrades are difficult to verify and validate.
Medical skills certificates are critical to practice and patient care. These certificates can be quickly verified for both the owner and the beneficiary. Manipulated and invalid skills can be completely eradicated.
Health is critical to civil security. Medical skills and practices must be valid and verifiable.
Documents of legal value require being immutable and exceeding the life of the recipient in many cases. Their storage and authenticity is critical.
Legal documents are difficult to create, store and retrieve. They can be subject to manipulation and decay.
Blockchain can ensure legal documents are sacrosanct, has perpetual life and retrievable anytime.
Civil records can have compromised origin and incurs huge cost to store and manage.
Issuing civic records through blockchain can ensure its genuineness, longevity and utility.
These records are critical to civic identities and rights. They experience same challenge as that of Government records.