Tuesday, February 28, 2017
We are proud to announce our participation as a launch partner with the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance in addition to making the first reference implementations of Ethereum available in a public cloud. Ethereum was the first blockchain supported in Azure and it is evolving to address the needs of enterprises globally. Focusing on requirements like privacy, permissions and a pluggable architecture while retaining its public roots, Ethereum continues to widen the scope of what developers, businesses and consortiums can achieve.
Thursday, February 9, 2017
As we get closer to the first public preview of the Cryptlet Fabric, I though it was a good time to quickly highlight what blockchain enthusiasts, professionals and developers should be looking forward to. The Cryptlet Fabric is designed to be the middle tier in the new proposed 3-Layered & Tiered Smart Contract architecture, so it will deliver things you would expect from such an implementation. It manages scale, failover, caching, monitoring, management…a long list of features, but what is new:
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Azure Marketplace provides a rich catalog of thousands of products and solutions from independent software vendors (ISVs) that have been certified and optimized to run on Azure. While customers love…
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.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
How do we take our hyperscale DNA and think about societal problems that already exist at scale? We have proven that most technology in one form or another can perform when architected for scale. But where and how do we start and then how do we penetrate with swarms of adoption to make meaningful impact on society’s greatest problems?
Thursday, January 5, 2017
This will give you an overview of Microsoft Azure's Blockchain Strategy and how we intend to work with our partners to create enterprise solutions. This includes written content, slides, and a video.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
We are very excited to announce the availability of R3’s Corda on Microsoft Azure, only a few weeks after its release to the open source community.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
In just the last couple of weeks, we have added two new partners and solutions to the growing blockchain ecosystem in the Azure Marketplace.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
We are excited to expand support of Bletchley v1 into the Azure Marketplace and add many new partners to our growing ecosystem.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
For the first time, developers can install Chain Core (Chain’s distributed ledger) in Azure or locally to start or join a blockchain network, build financial applications, and access in-depth technical documentation and tutorials.