Microsoft’s blockchain identity initiative gains Tierion to speed up transactions – One World Identity

Microsoft aims to use the decentralized nature of blockchain to give people and organizations control of their identity and related data, and newly announced partner Tierion will assist by improving both speed and security.

Tierion’s technology helps to ensure there hasn’t been collusion to modify data, by linking data to the blockchain and generating a timestamp to prove integrity and existence. As noted by Microsoft in announcing the partnership, this level of authentication is crucial for markets such as financial services, healthcare and insurance.

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