Сloud computing arm of Amazon will work with a new start-up called Kaleido, which was born out of Consensys, leading blockchain incubator. The company is aiming to give AWS customers an easy way to get into blockchain technology.
They can focus on their scenario and they don't have to become PhDs is cryptography, we give them a simple platform to build their company on blockchain.
Amazon Web Services is a subsidiary of Amazon that offers a paid subscription for cloud computing platforms to individuals, companies and governments. AWS is using a partner-led strategy instead of building from the ground up.
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Introducing Kaleido to AWS customers is going to help customers move faster and not worry about managing blockchain themselves. It is the first Blockchain SaaS solution available on the AWS Marketplace and will help them rapidly advance their blockchain projects.
Amazon Web Services said in a statement
The founder of the Ethereum blockchain platform, which Kaleido and AWS will be using, said this is the biggest move yet by the tech giant to get into blockchain.
This is a heavy duty, full stack way of getting the company into blockchain solutions.
Lubin also said that blockchain technology can help Amazon in other arms of the ever-expanding business, using supply chain as one example.