Blockchain is the currently the hottest tech buzzword. Yet is it just hype or is it that fundamental piece of tech that will it truly change the world we live in, much like the internet did 25 years ago?
This presentation initially explains the fundamentals of blockchain and how it enables a new breed of business models.
Then we will then delve into how you can have a blockchain app on Azure, followed by a demo.
The presention describes analyses Microsoft's strategy with blockchain and how they are working on enabling Azure support to a number of DLTs including Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric, R3 Corda, Quorum and Chain Core by offering easy-to-deploy templates for these ledgers. And more importantly how Microsoft is integrating these DLTs to the existing rich Azure ecosystem to enable the building of truly scalable, distributed enterprise applications using cryptlets and the Coco Framework.