Rwanda to adopt blockchain technology for its land registry

A Swiss cybersecurity company has announced a partnership with Microsoft to support the Rwandan Government in adopting blockchain technology. The deal is part of an ongoing collaboration to turn the East African country into a Blockchain and IoT center of excellence. The partnership was first proposed earlier this year as part of the country’s digital […]

WiseKey will bring on board technical tools for identity management powered by Microsoft’s Azure Blockchain. Beyond managing identity, these capabilities apply to a wide range of use cases for Rwanda’s economy. The first phase will digitize Rwanda’s Land Registry using WiseKey’s suite of applications. Microsoft’s Azure platform will protect the personal data limiting access to WiseID for authentication of identity and validation of assets.

Source: Rwanda to adopt blockchain technology for its land registry – The Express News Rwanda