In line with a recent report by the ‘GeekWire’, leading technology giant ‘Microsoft’ will reportedly build blockchain based tools for PowerApps and [Microsoft Flow users].
Microsoft will supposedly reveal its plans to feature ‘blockchain‘ tools to its Power Platform via the [Microsoft Business Applications Summit] on Monday in Atlanta. Specifically, AI [Artificial Intelligence] and blockchain tools will be enclosed within the company’s PowerApps custom app builder and PowerBI business intelligence tool.
The Power Platform itself is an assortment of several tools – Power BI, PowerApps & Microsoft Flow designed for cooperative work to make custom applications, automated workflows to boost business productivity and analyze data/information for insights.
Microsoft has antecedently published many blockchain-powered tools supported by its products. Earlier in May, it also ‘introduced‘ the new Azure Blockchain Development Kit for the Ethereum [ETH] blockchain. The tool kit was designed to assist developers who are building applications employing Microsoft’s BaaS [blockchain-as-a-service] platform, Azure Blockchain Service.
Earlier in May, New York-based blockchain firm ConsenSys additionally ‘revealed‘ a new Blockchain and DApp Developer Job Kit to assist aspiring Ethereum ‘blockchain‘ developers enter the market. The kit includes a blockchain information glossary that covers topics like algorithms, smart contracts, miners and security incentivization, token standards and also the so-dubbed scalability trilemma.