Ramesh Karanam 5 Questions 2 Answers 0 Best Answers 51 Points View Profile 0 Ramesh Karanam BlockchainLearner Asked: January 30, 2019 What is Proof-of-Work algorithm (PoW) and how it is useful in Blockchain scenario? 0 Rate this post This is one of the methods for finding consensus in Blockchain. Explanation required to understand how exactly PoW works. ShareTweetShare0 Shares Share Facebook 2 Answers Voted Oldest Recent Tammachir Suwanno Cyberjaya, Malaysia 5 Questions 10 Answers 0 Best Answers 130 Points View Profile Tammachir Suwanno BlockchainLearner Added an answer on January 30, 2019 at 8:21 pm Proof-of-Work is the original consensus algorithm in a Blockchain network. In Blockchain, this algorithm is used to confirm transactions and produce new blocks to the chain. 0 Login to Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Ashish Jaiswal 32 Questions 69 Answers 1 Best Answers 795 Points View Profile Ashish Jaiswal BlockchainProfessional Added an answer on January 30, 2019 at 7:27 am In Proof of Work, in order for an actor to be elected as a leader and choose the next block to be added to the blockchain they have to find a solution to a particular mathematical problem. 0 Login to Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer.