Control Your Digital Identity
Personally manage your digital IDs online with
the Sovrin Network – an open source project creating
a global public utility for self-sovereign identity
The Sovrin Solution
It’s time to evolve the current system of siloed identities, endless passwords, and insecure databases. The time is here for the frictionless, secure identity verification of self-sovereign identity.
The Sovrin Network is the new standard for digital identity – designed to bring the trust, personal control, and ease-of-use of analog IDs – like driver’s licenses and ID cards – to the Internet.
We’ve designed Sovrin as a metasystem for any application to use, giving people, organizations, and things the freedom to prove things about themselves using trustworthy, verifiable digital credentials.
“Self-sovereign” means the individual identity holder controls their credentials, using them whenever and however they please, without being forced to request permission of an intermediary.Read The Whitepaper
A Public Good, A Unique Architecture
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January 28, 2020
Bloqzone and Dhiway Become Stewards of the Sovrin Network
March 17, 2020
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Next Steps for the Sovrin Foundation
March 16, 2020
The current system of identity on the internet is an untrustworthy, dangerous system of honeypots and siloed data creating massive friction for the average customer. The Sovrin Network is a secure and agile metasystem enabling people, organizations or IoT devices to prove things about themselves to anyone or anything, peer-to-peer, using data that the other party can automatically cryptographically verify as being true.FinTech Use Case
Using the latest identity technology standards called Decentralized Identifiers (DIDs), the Sovrin Network allows for digital credentials to be privately issued, controlled, managed, and shared using a security standard called Zero Knowledge Proofs (ZKPs). The growth of the Sovrin Network partly depends on contributions from an active and supportive open source development community.Learn More About ZKPs
Open Source Project
The Sovrin Foundation is a 501(c)(4) nonprofit entity that provides the business, legal, and technical support for the Sovrin Network, an open source project. Charged with administering the publicly created Governance Framework for the Sovrin Network, the Foundation is committed to transparency and neutrality.Government Use Case
Identity For All
Integral to the mission of the Sovrin Foundation, is to ensure everyone — regardless of circumstance — has access to the Sovrin Network. The Sovrin Foundation’s I4A council partners with NGOs, civil society organizations, and other groups promoting more inclusive identification systems to help bring identity network technology to populations who may not otherwise be served.NGO Use Case
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Trusted organizations running the validator nodes, maintaining consensus on the ledger and upholding the integrity of the Sovrin Network.
ABSA Group (Barclays Africa)
The African financial services group that aims to be the pride of the continent, by offering a range of retail, business, corporate and investment, and wealth management solutions and ensuring a positive impact in all the countries where we operate.
Anonyome Labs is a leader in providing business and consumer applications to allow users to protect their information online.
Allowing researchers to record an immutable chain of records, from the earliest stages of research for allresearch artifacts and record citations to these artifacts in real-time.
Leading financial services in Alberta with cutting edge technology like Sovrin.
A product company helping its partners digitally transform their business through the use of AI, Analytics, Blockchain and Internet of Things.
Axuall is a digital network for verifying identity, credentials, and authenticity in real-time to address a multibillion-dollar need to eliminate waste, prevent fraud, manage risk, hire and deploy faster, and meet the demand for next-generation products and services in sectors with accuracy matters.
AyanWorks, a software development and consulting company based in India, has been committed to blockchain technology for the last three years and building enterprise blockchain and decentralized identity solutions for its global customers with a proven track of delivering ‘Best in Class’ blockchain solutions/products, leveraging permissioned and public blockchain platforms.
Best Innovation Group
A technology, innovation, and development leader for the financial industry.
Enhancing business processes by integrating them with a network of validated self-sovereign identities, providing increased certainty and a better experience for both parties.
Bloqzone is a Dutch startup building trusted communications solutions based on self-sovereign identity. With a background in the telecoms industry, the spin-off developed a method to ensure privacy by design in a framework for online communications.
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) is the worldwide technology leader that has been making the Internet work since 1984. Our people, products, and partners help society securely connect and seize tomorrow’s digital opportunity today.
Convergence.Tech is a digital transformation company based in Toronto, Canada. Partnering with clients and leveraging today’s leading technologies along with deep industry-specific expertise, Convergence enables innovation to take place so that organizations can become digital leaders. Operating globally, with active projects in 14 different cities worldwide, our team also works closely with government bodies, humanitarian agencies, and corporations.
Covalent is making blockchain technology easy for enterprises. Covalent provides a multi-cloud and on-premise infrastructure automation platform that allows companies to seamlessly deploy their nodes into their own infrastructure to then connect with other members.
CPQD is a private nonprofit research and development center and an essentially innovative organization that transforms knowledge into wealth for Brazil. It has a unique model of operation in Information and Communication Technologies, transferring and exploring, with excellence, its results.
Crypto Valley Association
Building the world’s leading ecosystem for blockchain and other cryptographic technologies and businesses in Switzerland.
Enabling credit unions to enhance their digital strategy by bringing innovative distributed ledger applications to the market in order to lower costs, improve efficiencies, increase speed and provide advanced security.
CynjaTech provides globally scalable self-sovereign identity combined with secure distributed data storage, encrypted agent communications and guardianship controls, offering a unique combination of identity, privacy, and security for children and families.
Working on technologies in the field of digital identity and personal data, including personal clouds, semantic graphs, and blockchain identity.
Dativa is a data science and data engineering consulting company. Our background is in the media sector where most of our work is focused on making the TV experience more similar to digital. We help our clients use data to make the TV more targetable, more addressable, more accountable, and outcomes better attributed to activity.
Desert Financial Credit Union
Using Sovrin as one of the oldest and best established credit unions in the Southwest.
Deutsche Telekom AG
Deutsche Telekom is one of the world’s leading integrated telecommunications companies, with some 178 million mobile customers, 28 million fixed-network lines, and 20 million broadband lines. Deutsche Telekom’s Blockchain Group aims to experiment, initiate, and develop solutions based on distributed ledger technologies.
Based in Bengaluru, India, Dhiway is an early-stage startup building a verifiable data exchange framework designed to enable trusted, consent-based digital transactions between everyone and everything using open standards and technologies.
Growing the Web of Trust through self-sovereign decentralized identifiers with verifiable and secure information exchange between trusted peers. Decentralised IDentifiers for Anything, Anywhere.
A leading provider of scalable security solutions for a connected world.
Dyne.org is a not-for-profit foundation dedicated to open source software development and active in the cryptography and blockchain space. Dyne.org is member of the ISO/TC 307 committee for the standardization of blockchain and technical coordinator of the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 flagship project DECODE, that backed the development of Dyne.org’s crypto VM Zenroom.
Enabling Information Security for everyone and everywhere with trusted consulting services that have Identity & Access as a focal point.
Building a platform dedicated exclusively to products and services based on Sovrin decentralized identity.
Fetch.ai is delivering an economic internet where representatives of the component parts of the economy can work friction-free, autonomously, and free of human-interaction to deliver solutions to complex problems.
FinClusive is a hybrid fin/reg-tech company that provides a low-cost, high compliance, fully integrated and blockchain-enabled digital banking, routing and payments platform, securely accessible for the world’s underserved, excluded, or financially challenged.
Finicity enables a financial data-sharing ecosystem that is secure, inclusive and innovative.
International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) provides computer solutions through the use of advanced information technology. The Company’s solutions include technologies, systems, products, services, software, and financing. IBM offers its products through its global sales and distribution organization, as well as through a variety of third-party distributors and resellers.
IdRamp is a decentralized identity platform. IdRamp secures identity threat by eliminating the need for public facing network identity and access management systems. With IdRamp you can easily add distributed ledger self-sovereign identity to any business strategy.
Committed to innovation in digital identity and trust services as the EU’s largest trust service provider.
Leading innovation in remote, privacy-respecting biometric identification, authentication, and data collection for health and wellness of at-risk populations.
Keyless is a privacy-first biometric authentication and personal identity management platform that connects people and technology with peace of mind, eliminating the need to centrally store and manage passwords, sensitive cryptographic keys, and other personal data without compromising on convenience.
Kobo.ID is a cybersecurity software and social impact organization focused on brokering the digital identity and identification services last mile network challenges in communities across sub-Saharan Africa.
lab10 collective is an Austrian for-profit cooperative involved in research and the realization of projects in the fields of blockchain, self-sovereign identity and related technologies.
MakoLab is an European (Poland) agency providing companies all over the world with a whole range of digital transformation solutions in a variety of industries, focusing on Automotive and FinTech. Dedicating their R&D to innovation in exploring blockchain for identification security solutions.
Medici Ventures is the wholly-owned blockchain incubator of Overstock.com, focused on changing the world through blockchain technology. Its mission is to introduce blockchain technology to existing markets to democratize capital, eliminate middlemen, and re-humanize commerce.
MITRE’s mission-driven teams are dedicated to solving problems for a safer world. Through our federally funded R&D centers and public-private partnerships, we work across government to tackle challenges to the safety, stability, and well-being of our nation.
NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. The NEC Group globally provides “Solutions for Society” that promote the security, safety, efficiency, and fairness of society.
Based in Kazakhstan, Networks Synergy is a leading research group that is involved in R&D in IT and electrophysics. Our blockchain based automated system provides cargo transportation solutions to largest railway companies in the world.
OAS Staff Federal Credit Union
Providing high quality, affordable financial service as a non-profit credit union.
The Digital Transformation and Innovation Company.
Outlier Ventures is a venture platform that supports the development and growth of emerging technologies. To do this they advise and invest in talented teams and support businesses which create value for an open data economy.
The world’s first legal practice focused on decentralized cryptocurrencies and shared ledger technologies, and the first law firm selected as Founding Steward of the Sovrin Foundation.
Advise organization in CryptoCurrency Security Standard Services based on CryptoCurrency Security Standard and provides expertise and recommendations on cybersecurity, auditing & certification, plus innovation on (DLT) blockchain technologies and Blockchain (DLT) Identity Solutions.
Provides A.I. automated reasoning solutions including the Xaltry reputation as a service (RaaS) meta-platform of intelligent algorithms that contextually curate, connect, and complete interactions between entities on open idenitity systems such as Sovrin.
Giving people control over their data and facilitating them to do smart things with it.
R3 is an enterprise blockchain software leading a global ecosystem of 300+ firms across multiple industries from both the private & public sectors to develop on Corda, its open-source blockchain platform, and Corda Enterprise, a commercial version of Corda for enterprise usage. Learn more at r3.com.
As an IT service provider, regio iT GmbH is a fair and reliable partner for councils and schools, municipal enterprises, energy suppliers and disposers and non-profit organisations. With its head office in Aachen and a branch in Gütersloh, regio iT offers strategic and project-related IT consultancy, integration, IT infrastructure and full-service in four divisions: IT service and operation, administration and finances, energy and disposal & education and development.
RIDDLE&CODE is a European Blockchain interface company, that builds hardware and software stacks, bringing trusted identity to objects and people. Together with its tier one clients and partners, RIDDLE&CODE brings greater efficiency and new business models to financial markets, energy distribution, supply chain management, and the Internet of Things.
Royal Credit Union
CUNA award winning community credit in the over $250M asset category.
A trust enabler, SICPA provides cutting-edge security inks and technologies to governments and industry clients. These high tech solutions protect banknotes, citizens and consumers through product authentication, traceability, proof of origin and tax reconciliation.
SITA, the communications and IT solution provider to the air transport industry, works with nearly every airline and airport in the world and its border management solutions are used by more than 30 governments.
Snapper Future Tech
Snapper is India’s leading blockchain technology and innovations company. We are one of the early adopters of blockchain technology, and our focus is to use Hyperledger frameworks to build our solutions and advocate Hyperledger frameworks to our customers for enterprise applications.
Spaceman ID is a turnkey solution that any app or service can implement to handle credential issuance and login and enhance data security, privacy, and portability.
Spark New Zealand
Spark New Zealand is New Zealand’s largest telecommunications and IT services provider, offering a full suite of services including broadband, mobile, and cloud services, and catering for consumers right through to large enterprises.
Streetcred ID partners with innovators around the world to help them easily and rapidly integrate Sovrin into any application. Streetcred’s developer tool, agency API, and advisory programs are trusted by industries from rural farming to global banks alike and are available at www.streetcred.id/
Swisscom Blockchain is the answer to the market demand in blockchain solutions, advisory services and professional training. We stand for high quality blockchain advisory and delivery and support our clients through the entire project journey.
Sygnet is a SSI powered e-receipt platform, enabling for private storage of electronic receipts and AI-driven, privacy-protecting models of receipt data monetization, benefiting the user and businesses equally.
Tech Systems Limited
Tech Systems Ltd. is a full service IT firm with a focus on adding value to clients through the enhanced adaption of IT solutions ensuring that clients can blend their legacy systems with new time and cost saving IT enhancements.
The Institute for Internet-Security
The Institute for Internet Security – if(is) is an innovative, independent, scientific facility of the Westfälische Hochschule (Westphalian University of Applied Sciences).
The Kuwa Foundation
The Kuwa Foundation is a nonprofit software development organization based in Northampton, Massachusetts, USA. Our mission is to implement an open, decentralized, and self-sovereign identification platform that works for anyone, especially those who are most economically distressed.
The Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) is an independent research organisation in the Netherlands that focuses on applied science. The TNO Blockchain Lab host nodes of several public blockchains for customer projects.
Trust Science is revolutionizing the way underwriting is done. It enables lenders to get reliable alternative credit scores, integrated into their decisioning process and get performance reporting to adjust lending behavior.
Truu improves the healthcare ecosystem by providing a secure, verifiable digital identity for doctors and healthcare professionals to foster trust, reduce friction, and usher in new dynamic digital capabilities.
Tykn’s digital identity management platform allows public and private institutions to issue and verify digital identity credentials. It’s an innovative way to share and request personal data proofs. They envision a world where identities are portable, private, and secure, so no one has to lose access to their identity ever again. Creating a future of opportunities. Because people matter.
A personal discovery platform empowering users to safely capture their truths and secure deeper relationships.
Validated ID brings security and ease of use to digital signature and digital identity verification. ViDChain is our self-sovereign identity service based on blockchain for digital identity verification processes that ensures GDPR compliance and improves customer onboarding, AML, and KYC.
Provider of strong authentication using single-step multi-factor biometric authentication from a mobile device. The VeridiumID platform provides the ability to capture and securely store biometrics as an identity credential for enterprises, healthcare organizations, financial services, law enforcement, and government agencies.
Vibranium ID provides portable identity for African-based companies and diaspora Africans to enable management of entity identity credentials.
Visma Connect is a leading provider of qualified and secured information exchange services, primarily for the Dutch government. As a leader in government chain automation, Visma Connect looks to the Sovrin Network for solutions on qualified information exchange and identity focused on citizen, business, and institution.