Bots and Azure Blockchain Workbench | Block Talk

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This session covers a sample extension with bots using Azure Blockchain Workbench’s messaging APIs. There is a brief walk through of how this looks end to end starting from taking actions via the Workbench web app to getting notified via the bot. Follow @CH9  Follow @MSFTBlockchain  Bots and Azure Blockchain Workbench | Block Talk Source: […]

Hyperledger Fabric on Azure | Block Talk

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This session walks through a new offering to Azure, which is the Hyperledger Fabric ledger.  We discuss the core features you can use to customize the deployment of Hyperledger Fabric in your environment.     Additional details are available on GitHub: https://aka.ms/hlf-docs     Follow @CH9  Follow @MSFTBlockchain  Hyperledger Fabric on Azure | Block Talk Source: […]

Azure Blockchain Development Kit for Mobile Apps | The Xamarin Show

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This week, James is joined by friend of the show Marc Mercuri, Program Manager on the Azure Blockchain Development Kit Team, who introduces us to the world of blockchain. He shows us a full end to end scenario of why and how you would use blockchain in applications. He then walks us through the new Azure Blockchain Development […]

Azure Blockchain Workbench 1.6 Highlights | Block Talk

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In this episode, we dive into some of the new features available in Workbench 1.6, such as application versioning and troubleshooting. You can try Workbench here: https://aka.ms/tryworkbench  Details on latest updates in Workbench here: https://aka.ms/workbenchreleasenotes Azure Blockchain Workbench 1.6.0 blog Follow @CH9  Follow @MSFTBlockchain  Azure Blockchain Workbench 1.6 Highlights | Block Talk Source: MSDN Channel […]

Consensus in private blockchains | Block Talk

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This episode provides a review of consensus algorithms that are used, primarily for consortium based deployments.  This include the popular Proof of Authority, Proof of Work and a variant of BFT.  The core concepts of the algorithms are introduced and a demonstration of using the popular GETH client to provision a PoA based network, and […]

IPFS in Azure | Block Talk

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This episode will introduce the use of IPFS (Interplanatory File System) in a consortium setting.  The concepts of how this technology can be helpful to remove centralization of storage that is not part of the block in the blockchain is shown.  Along with this is a short demonstration of how the marketplace offering for IPFS […]

Introduction to Multi-Signature Wallets | Block Talk

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This video provides an overview of multi-signature wallets (smart contract) along with a walkthrough of simple multi-signature wallet written in Solidity language. The topics covered in this video include adding owners to the wallet and the workflow that takes place in order to capture multiple signatures from owners before the transfer of value can be completed. […]

Decentralized Identity and Blockchain | Block Talk

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This video introduces the concept of decentralized identity and how blockchain enables hosting these identities in a decentralized fashion. The demo provides a walkthrough of a decentralized identity that is anchored on Ethereum blockchain and is consumed using uPort application.    Additional details and sample code are available on GitHub at  https://github.com/Azure-Samples/blockchain   Decentralized Identity and Blockchain | […]