How to setup and build Hyperledger Fabric Blockchain Applications

This is an introduction to how to configure and launch the Hyperledger Fabric v1.0 permissioned blockchain network on an Ubuntu 16.04 Virtual Machine. If you want to skip configuring the VM/images/network from the command line check out: IBM Blockchain managed service: https://console.ng.bluemix.net/catalog/services/blockchain/ AWS Blockchain Template: https://aws.amazon.com/blockchain/templates/getting-started/ If you want to build out the network and spend time…