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Three years ago, Microsoft Azure was the first to bring blockchain to the cloud. Now it's connecting the technology to just about everything else. Microsoft has been quietly linking blockchain technology with widely used infrastructure and platforms, such as Office 365, Salesforce and even Twitter! The idea is to allow Microsoft customers to port their data from these platforms into the cloud, and from there onto a blockchain. Why? In addition to the usually touted blockchain efficiencies, one of the less-discussed benefits of distributed ledger technology (DLT) in a cloud environment like Azure, according to Microsoft, is that it amasses data...

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