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Accelerating the Digital Identity Marketplace

At work and at home we rely on secure and efficient online services. Many of those services don’t need to know who we are (at all, let alone with any degree of assurance) to provide [...]

KDDI Joins Verizon and Deutsche Telekom to Set the Direction for OpenID Connect on Mobile Platforms

The Japanese Mobile Network Operator and market leader KDDI has joined the Board of Directors of the OpenID Foundation.

Announcing the OIDF iGov Working Group

A recent US NIST announcement describes the newly formed OIDF International Government Assurance Profile (iGov) Working Group which is an international public and private sector collaboration that will develop an interoperable profile of OpenID Connect [...]

OIX: A Pragmatic Approach To Distributed Ledgers

Blockchain and other ‘crytpo-tech’ discussions are all the rage, and rightly so. Distributed ledgers, shared among all computers running the same protocol, present a very tempting solution to the problem of how to enable many [...]

The Authority of the Neutral Judge

Anyone who has been to a Yankee game in the Bronx knows that the umpire’s best day is when the fans forget he’s on the field. In his mind, he only gets recognized after having made a mistake.

First of a Kind/One of a Kind

At the OIX pre-discovery event in May, senior representatives from leading private and public sector organizations, many of them OIX members, collaborated on the first step of analyzing how they wanted to define open identity services in the UK.