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Founded by former JPMorgan blockchain specialists, Kadena launches its new enterprise blockchain product on Azure.
Startup Led by JPMorgan Veterans Brings Free BaaS Platform to Azure
Only a handful of the 1,700 layoffs recently announced by IBM affected its blockchain division, according to a report.
IBM’s Blockchain Division Largely Unscathed After Layoffs of 1,700: Report
Microsoft’s technology, known as FarmBeats, uses blockchain, drones and AI to improve productivity and reduce water consumption on farms.
Exclusive: Microsoft Registers Blockchain and AI Platform for Agriculture in Brazil
LVMH brands including Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior are already involved in the platform.
Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior Owner Unveils Blockchain Platform to Verify Luxury Goods
Over 50 banks participated in the simulation of letter of credit transactions on R3’s blockchain platform in 27 countries on six continents.
Over 50 Banks Simulate Letter of Credit Transactions on R3’s Blockchain in 27 Countries
Microsoft’s development kit is designed to aid developers using the newly-released Azure Blockchain Service.
Microsoft Releases New Azure Blockchain Development Kit for Ethereum Blockchain
Microsoft has released its fully managed Azure Blockchain Service.
Microsoft Releases Blockchain Manager App