The Blockchain Solution Architecture Training On demand is for technical leaders who need to make decisions about architecture, environment, and development platforms. The class covers the following topics:
This course also prepares you for the Certified Blockchain Solution Architecture exam. The exam voucher is included with class (a CHF 300 value); exams are delivered globally at Pearson VUE.
What is Blockchain
How does Blockchain work
Types of Blockchains
How is Blockchain different from what we have today
What are use cases for Blockchain
What does a Blockchain app look like
How do I design a Blockchain app
How do I develop a Blockchain app
How do I test a Blockchain app
With class you will receive:
One year of unlimited access to course content
Certified Blockchain Solution Architecture exam voucher (with purchase of bundle)
Ability to stop, pause rewind and move through all chapters
Sample quiz questions
Exam Prep Digital Course Material: View from anywhere and any device
About Online Learning
This course is designed for those who prefer to develop the skills they need on their time and at their own pace. You will be provided one year of access to the class and all supporting course material.
Online learning will give you the the ability to start, stop and rewind the chapters. This class will not support questions or have a live instructor-interaction; if you would like live training please view our
Instructor-led Architecture Class.
Chapter 1: What is Blockchain
Blockchain Basic Principles
Centralized and Decentralized Ledgers
Mechanics of Blockchain
What is a Block?
How are Blocks Chained Together?
Chapter 2: How Does Blockchain Work
Benefits and Drawbacks of Blockchain
Public Key Cryptography
Proof of Work Consensus
Proof of Stake Consensus
Other Consensus Mechanisms Explained
Lifecycle of a Public Blockchain Transaction
Chapter 3: Types of Blockchains
Public vs Private Blockchains
Open vs Closed Blockchains
Open Source Blockchain Projects
Blockchain Smart Contracts
Tokens and Coins
Using Gas in Ethereum
“Blockless” Solution Platforms
Chapter 4: How is Blockchain Different Than What We Have Today
Types of Networks
Software vs Firmware
Blockchain vs Database
Chapter 5: What Does a Blockchain Application Look Like?
Blockchain Application Architecture
Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
User Interaction Layer
Chapter 6: How Do I Design a Blockchain Application?
Guiding Design Principles
Personas (User Types)
User Stories (Application Interaction)
Application Functional Requirements
Application Technical Requirements
Fundamental Design Questions
Chapter 7: How Do I Develop a Blockchain Application?
Fundamental Design Concepts
Calling External Contracts
Pull vs Push Payments
Local Testing Recommendations
Not Using Agile Development Process
Technology Design Decisions
Monolithic vs Modular
Chapter 8: How Do I test a Blockchain Application?
Blockchain Testing Approaches
Developer Level Testing
Configuration & Environment Testing
Application Bug Classifications
User Load Testing
Key Blockchain Architecture Testing Questions
Chapter 9: Use Cases for Blockchain
Real world implementations of Blockchain
This training prepares you for the Certified Blockchain Solution Architect exam and is an elite way to demonstrate your knowledge and skills in this emerging space. Exams are conducted globally at Pearson VUE.
The CBSA exam is a 70 question multiple-choice exam that lasts 1.5 hours and is a performance-based evaluation of Solution Architect skills and knowledge. Internet access is not provided during the exam, nor is any course material or study guides.
Kris Bennett is the Chief Learning Officer at Blockchain Training Alliance and has taught thousands of students on Blockchain Basics, Architecture, Ethereum and Hyperledger. Kris comes from a 20-year background in custom software design, delivery, and consulting. He's seen what works and what doesn't when it comes to addressing human behavioral patterns with emerging technology.