JPMorgan has been replacing key privacy components of its Quorum blockchain platform over the past six months.
Starbucks aims to give consumers and farmers more data on its coffee products using a blockchain service from Microsoft.
Kaleido's blockchain solution now works on Microsoft Azure as well as AWS, giving it access to most of the cloud infrastructure market.
The software giant's Azure cloud division is building bridges between its blockchain services and other, widely used infrastructure and platforms.
Microsoft has rolled out an additional consensus mechanism for clients building ethereum-based apps on Azure that does away with mining.
Cloud computing giant Amazon Web Services (AWS) is partnering with ethereum startup ConsenSys to make enterprise blockchains easier to deploy.
Distributed ledger startup R3 is moving to more deeply integrate its Corda platform with Microsoft's Azure cloud service.
Government secrets on a blockchain? Following recent security upgrades, Microsoft has launched a platform specifically for that purpose.
Microsoft has confirmed the creation of a new blockchain group aimed at helping its customers make money off blockchain.
A joint venture between shipping giant Maersk, Microsoft and accounting firm EY aims to apply blockchain technology in the field of marine insurance.