Thanks to everyone that attended this meeting. Attached to this post are the PowerPoint from the session by Ryan Fox. Download here:March 2017 Meeting - Blockchain as a Service (187 downloads)
Below are the details of this past meeting.
Please join us for the March meeting of the Azure User Group. The speaker will be Ryan Fox who will be presenting on Blockchain as a Service in Azure.
Ryan R. Fox is a self-described blockchain professional and member of the Microsoft Partner Network. This demo-heavy Azure User Group session will provide an overview of the Microsoft Blockchain as a Service offering, then apply a number of Azure technologies toward the creation and control of a user group created blockchain. Users are encouraged to bring their laptop, connect to the live blockchain running globally within the Azure Cloud and move value around with their peers. No programming experience required, nothing to download.
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