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Jolocom

The protocol logic encodes a granular, claim-based model of identity that is highly generalized and unrestrictive in scope in order to accommodate a multiplicity of potential use cases and broad range of subjects of identity (users), including individual persons as well non-person entities like o...

Updated: 2020-11-04 1 minute read

BigchainDB
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Jolocom
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Factom Inc.

Established in 2014, the founders recognized bitcoin’s limitations to be a practical blockchain for Enterprise data solutions. Generally, distributed records, information and documents have been difficult to protect, challenging to synchronize, and impossible to truly verify because of the manual...

Updated: 2020-11-02 1 minute read

Blockchain
DHS
DID
Factom


Evernym

The world’s leading platform for verifiable credentials. Build and deploy self-sovereign identity solutions, with the technology and go-to-market resources powering the largest implementations of digital credentials in production.

Updated: 2020-11-02 5 minute read

ATB
DHS
DID
DIF
Evernym
IOTA
Indy
Respect Network
Sovrin Foundation
Trust over IP
Verifiable Credentials


Department Homeland Security (DHS)

The DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Silicon Valley Innovation Program (SVIP) is keeping pace with the innovation community to tackle the hardest problems faced by DHS and the Homeland Security Enterprise. SVIP expands DHS S&T’s reach to find new technologies that strengthen n...

Updated: 2020-11-02 17 minute read

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Verifiable Credentials
Verified.ME
W3C


Digital Bazaar

We pioneer payment, identity, and credential technologies that will power the next generation Web. We have been heavily involved in Web standards for over a decade, participate in cutting edge research and development, and contribute to the open source community.

Updated: 2020-11-04 4 minute read

DHS
DID
Digital Bazaar
Encrypted Data Vaults
GS1
JSON-LD
Linked Data
SecureKey
TradeLens
Veres One
Verifiable Credentials
W3C


Governments of Canada and the Pan Canadian Trust Framework

“The Treasury Board Secretariat of Canada (TBS) and Shared Services Canada (SSC) are seeking a standardized method to issue and rapidly verify portable digital credentials across many different contexts, thereby reducing human judgement error, increasing efficiency and ensuring digital credential...

Updated: 4 minute read

Canada
DIACC
Trust Framework
Verifiable Credentials


Verifiable Credentials

Verifiable credentials (VCs) are the electronic equivalent of the physical credentials that we all possess today, such as: plastic cards, passports, driving licenses, qualifications and awards, etc. The data model for verifiable credentials is a World Wide Web Consortium Recommendation, “Verifiab...

Updated: 2020-12-15 10 minute read

Claims and Credentials WG
Credentials Community Group
FIDO
JSON-LD
OAuth
VC-WG
Verifiable Credentials
W3C


(DID) the Decentralized Identifier

Decentralized identifiers (DIDs) are a new type of identifier that enables verifiable, decentralized digital identity. A DID identifies any subject (e.g., a person, organization, thing, data model, abstract entity, etc.) that the controller of the DID decides that it identifies. In contrast to ty...

Updated: 2020-12-02 52 minute read

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Linked Data and the Semantic Web

In 2001, Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, published an article in Scientific American. Berners-Lee, along with two other researchers, Ora Lassila and James Hendler, wanted to give the world a preview of the revolutionary new changes they saw coming to the web. Since its introdu...

Updated: 2020-01-09 8 minute read

JSON-LD
Linked Data
RDF
RSA
Solid
Veres One
W3C


Welcome to Decentralized-ID.com!

I discovered decentralized identity as a freelance content creator, when I was hired to write a few in-depth articles about Hyperledger Indy.

Updated: 2020-11-21 1 minute read

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