The senior vice president of Salesforce for emerging technologies, Adam Caplanindicates that It is difficult for companies to trust public blockchains (open blockchains).because they don’t offer any access control and government.
During a conference of Consensus: distributedCaplan said that It is crucial for companies to be able to exercise some control in a blockchain system, which is only possible in private blockchains.
He added that blockchains would like companies to add value to their end users, but they didThe security issues can be enough to convince them not to adopt the technology.
An open internet does not meet the needs of companies
During the conference, Caplan spoke to Dominic Williams, founder of the DFINITY Foundation, a nonprofit that is building a new network protocol for an open internet.
Caplan’s statement about the lack of credibility of open blockchains for companies It was a response to Williams’ idea of creating an open interneta that he said will attract companies to build new systems on the blockchain.
“It’s not that companies want to build their own secret networks, but that they want to be able to control and own the activities in the network.”Caplan worked out.
Salesforce is the largest CRM platform (Customer relationship management) of the world and was very active in the world of blockchains and digital assets.
In May 2019 Salesforce announced its Hyperledger-based blockchain platform Support companies in the creation of contracts, applications and smart grids for data exchange. Companies like SP Global, Arizona State University and Lamborghini are reported to use the Salesforce blockchain platform.