Press release from Microsoft June 28.
The three-party blockchain alliance unveiled the initiative at a conference on June 28 at the Le Méridien Hotel in Taipei City. Sun Jikang, the general manager of Microsoft Taiwan, explained that he believes Microsoft Azure can improve the computing speed and security of Digital China’s digital blockchain services.
For those unaware, Azure is a cloud computing service offered by Microsoft, which allows users to build, test, deploy, and manage applications and services using the firm’s global network of data centers.
“Taiwan has first-class engineering and technical talents, and their innovative thinking cannot be underestimated. At the same time, it carries a solid manufacturing and R&D foundation, plus excellent geographical location, with the superior conditions for the development of block chain application…”
China Binary’s founder Sun Jiangtao underscored the key role of the technology in fintech, business, science and other industries. He also highlighted the importance of integrating blockchain applications with other emerging technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT), biometrics, and artificial intelligence (AI).