Microsoft

Founded back in 1975 by Bill Gates and Paul Allen, Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington.

It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services.

Being famous for its software products like the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems, Microsoft Office suite, Internet Explorer and Edge web browsers and Microsoft Azure, now American giant places strong focus on development of the new blockchain-based and IoT solutions.

Company’s most prominent blockchain-based solution called Azure Blockchain Workbench provides the scaffolding for an end-to-end blockchain application, while Azure IoT Hub allows for connection, monitoring and managing of billions of IoT assets.

Wallet App and ‘Identity Hub’: New Blockchain-based ID Solutions Planned by Microsoft
October 15th, 2018

The technical giant Microsoft is getting more into the blockchain as it has presented two decentralized business products serving for users’ digital identity protection.

Microsoft Further Explores Blockchain Linking its Major Products to the Tech
September 4th, 2018

The technologies giant Microsoft is connecting its major products to blockchain. A number of Microsoft platforms has already been quietly linked to the technology.

EY Partners with Microsoft to Launch Blockchain Content Rights Platform
June 25th, 2018

This blockchain-based platform will provide an accurate and real-time calculation of each participant’s royalty position along with enhanced visibility to the transactions versus the legacy process.

Oracle to Launch Blockchain-based Products This Month
May 8th, 2018

In the short term, Oracle is to launch its new blockchain products: a platform-as-a-service product and decentralized ledger-based applications.

DAO is Paving the Way to a New Kind of Decision Making for Organizations
April 26th, 2018

Over the past few years, we’ve witnessed a number of decision-makers in both public and private sectors across the world make poor decisions that will undoubtedly make it into the history books in years to come.

Amazon Web Services Launched ‘Blockchain Templates’ to Compete with IBM, Microsoft and Oracle
April 23rd, 2018

With AWS Blockchain Templates you will be provided with an opportunity to create blockchain applications much faster and easier.

Microsoft Plans to Invest $5B Globally in Internet of Things over the Next 4 Years
April 5th, 2018

The leader of the industry is planning on the significant development of the IoT and has all the chances to cause the explosive growth of the sphere: generous investment combined with solid experience seems to be promising.

Google Is Reportedly Working on Its Own Blockchain-related Technology
March 22nd, 2018

To support cloud business, the search giant Google is working on blockchain-related technology, developing its own distributed digital ledger.

The ID2020 Alliance Partners with Microsoft, Hyperledger, UN to Build Digital Identity System
January 23rd, 2018

The blockchain technology may contribute significantly to the project that tries to solve the problem of proving the identity, especially with the support from tech industry giants.

IOTA Partners with Microsoft to Launch First Cryptocurrency Marketplace for IoT Industry
November 29th, 2017

IOTA’s new data marketplace for Internet of Things (IoT) Industry based on the technology that is claimed to go beyond blockchain tech promises to break the limits of data usage we face today.