Bitcoin Core Training (2 day course)
This 2 day Bitcoin technical training is co-organised by London Bitcoin Devs (@LDNBitcoinDevs) and @BitKnow.
If you are from a particular industry e.g. insurance, asset management, banking etc and want to understand how Bitcoin is impacting your industry (and could impact your industry in future)....
If you are new to Bitcoin and have some basic programming experience....
If you are a Bitcoiner who wants to understand the technical side to a greater extent...
If you are an experienced developer working in corporate who wants to contribute to Bitcoin...
Then this course is for you.
The training will cover the following topics:
Part 1 - presented by @BitKnow
Intro/Why Bitcoin matters:
Traditional banking and Bitcoin what’s changing and why
Monetary Principles and Economics
The evolution of money and monetary standardsFiat currency vs. Gold StandardHow do money currently work:Types of Money (M0, MB, M1, M2, M3, MZM)Money SupplyFractional reserveHard vs. Soft moneyEconomic Theory:Overview - Kynesian vs. Austrian school of Economic
Where Bitcoin gets its value from
Bitcoin financial incentive mechanism (Byzantine General's Problem, network security)
Bitcoin Protocol components:
Bitcoin installation/full node vs. light clientBitcoin security principlesBlocks and Blockchain definitionsMempoolTx verificationPrivacy
Bitcoin Data Analysis:
Block size average (size and number of transactions per block)Bitcoin market cap/Transaction valueTransactions feesHalvingMining:Costs, hardware valueNetwork statisticsMining difficultyMining PayoutPart 2 - presented by @michaelfolkson
Installing Bitcoin Core:
Building and configuring Bitcoin CoreInitial Blockchain DownloadDifferent types of Bitcoin full nodeThe development process of Bitcoin Core
Bitcoin Core CLI (Command Line Interface)
Connecting to the Bitcoin NetworkGenerating private keys, public keys and Bitcoin addressesDecoding Bitcoin transactions
Standard transaction s (P2PKH, P2SH, P2WSH)Multisignature sAdvanced ing (timelocks, hashlocks)