Monthly Archives: January 2017

Microsoft and Tierion collaborate on attestations & Blockchain proofs

Monday, January 30, 2017

The goal of Microsoft’s decentralized identity initiative is to give people and organizations control of their identity and related data. We’re building technology that lets users sign data, claims, or agreements with their identities. These bits of identity-signed data are called attestations. Microsoft and Tierion are collaborating on a service that generates, manages, and validates attestations. Together we’re exploring how this technology serves the needs of developers and organizations.

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Microsoft Azure Germany expands services and boosts compliance

Monday, January 30, 2017

Since launching in September 2016, Microsoft Azure Germany has continued to expand service and assurance capabilities in our first-of-its-kind cloud for Europe. Today we are excited to announce availability of several new services and the achievement of ISO/IEC 27001 certification and ISO/IEC 27018 compliance attestation.

Senior Director, Microsoft Azure