This IDC Perspective describes eight real-world government use cases that help accelerate digital transformation. The use of blockchain is rising in government. Blockchain solutions already are being used to help support complex solutions like digital voting, land registries, smart contracts, and patents.
"Distributed ledger technologies are finding a home in government," said Shawn P. McCarthy, research director at IDC Government Insights. "They are becoming a powerful tool to help integrators create a set of tools to construct systems capable of reducing fraud, boosting security (especially against data tampering), and helping establish new relationships between government and citizens."
IDC Government Insights: United States Government Infrastructure and Systems Optimization Strategies , IDC Government Insights: United States IT Opportunity: Government (GSA Only)