The cooperation is expected to contribute significantly to the overall development of Ethereum.
Microsoft has teamed up with Blockstack Labs and ConsenSys to work on the problem of identity in the world.
Global tech companies have joined forces to launch the first Japanese blockchain industry organization with an aim of increasing public awareness of the technology.
Thus millions of developers get opportunity to create smart contract programs running on the Ethereum Virtual Machine.
Microsoft’s Azure Blockchain has added Eris, CoinPrism (OpenChain) and Factom as new partners to its blockchain-toolkit platform.
Microsoft has published an update on the Azure Blockchain as a Service, saying it is investigating how to add the Ripple’s payments technology.