Oracle Patents Blockchain Application for Internal Use

 Oracle has patented a new application that where it will use Blockchain to improve its internal workflows. The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) released the application, entitled "Managing Highly Scaling Continuous Delivery Pipelines", on 27th April 2017. First filed last September, the application details the use of "pipeline blockchains" to act as distributed information points for product delivery flows.

It will be part of a workflow process application to keep track of what employees are contributing in real-time.