Use Cases Posts

September 30, 2019

Use case spotlight: Quick SSI integration for identity and access management with IdRamp

By Helen Garneau, Director of Marketing & Communications, Sovrin Foundation Fixing the internet’s identity problem is hard. Over the past 20 years, there have been various networks, protocols, and standards created to fix this problem, resulting in a mishmash of one-off identity systems. While some of these attempts may have provided incremental improvements, fixing a […]

September 3, 2019

Use case spotlight: Onfido to provide self-sovereign identity verification services

As hacks and breaches become commonplace, affecting millions of people around the world, self-sovereign identity (SSI) is quickly gaining traction among technology developers looking to gain an edge in the race toward web 3.0. This new type of decentralized identity brings control and security back into the hands of the individual. Unlike flawed centralized models, […]

August 12, 2019

Use case spotlight: Enterprise Identity & Access with esatus SeLF

From Capital One to Cambridge Analytica to Equifax, it is statistically probable that most of us (and most everyone we know) have been victims to some of the internet’s more notorious hacks and breaches. For those of us working in the self-sovereign identity (SSI) community, seeing these hacks happen time and time again can be […]

July 31, 2019

DLT-based identification in the humanitarian sector

A new report supported by the Identity for All (I4A) Council of the Sovrin Foundation While the humanitarian sector is broadly seen as a laggard in new technology adoption, it has not been immune to the hype of blockchain or distributed ledger-based solutions. New service providers are promising to solve a wide range of persistent […]

June 28, 2019

Use case blog: Anonyome Labs integrates SSI into its Sudo Platform and MySudo application

The Sovrin Network is known as a global, decentralized, and public utility for self-sovereign identity because the network serves as a trustworthy, underlying infrastructure upon which organizations can build any identity system. One such organization that is integrating the self-sovereign identity capabilities of the Sovrin Network into its services and products is Anonyome Labs. Anonyome […]

June 18, 2019

Use case spotlight: Validated ID and its SSI solution, VIDchain

One of our most important goals at the Sovrin Foundation is to foster a strong self-sovereign identity (SSI) community—a community where participants contribute, participate in working groups, collaborate with one another, and engage with standards organizations. The more we work together, the faster we will see the global adoption of SSI. Validated ID, a fast-growing […]

May 30, 2019

Steward Spotlight:, unleashing the power of the digital economy with Sovrin

The Sovrin Foundation is dedicated to building a global, decentralized identity platform that provides ‘Identity for All’, whether that be for people, organizations, or things. Our global network of Sovrin Stewards includes more than 60 organizations that have joined us in our mission to transform the digital identity landscape through emerging technologies. One such Steward […]

May 29, 2019

Use case spotlight: Verifiable credentials from Mattr

The rapid speed of expansion in the Sovrin developer community simply can’t go ignored. When in late 2018, there were only a few organizations devoting time and resources to the development of self-sovereign identity (SSI) solutions, there are now dozens of entities working intently on SSI solutions for deployment on the Sovrin Network. One such […]

May 9, 2019

Use Case Spotlight: Streetcred- Connecting DIDs Across Industries and Applications

The Sovrin Foundation is proud to be an open source project and is lucky enough to have a front row seat witnessing the growth of this thriving community. As a member of Hyperledger and a lead contributor for Hyperledger Indy (a newly Active project!), it is exciting to witness developers pick up the tools and […]

March 11, 2019

Use case spotlight: The Government of British Columbia uses the Sovrin Network to take strides towards a fully digital economy

The Government of British Columbia recently announced the launch of OrgBook BC. OrgBook BC is a searchable directory of public, verifiable data issued by government authorities about businesses in British Columbia. OrgBook BC is an exemplar service of the Verifiable Organizations Network (VON) which envisions a new way to issue, store, and share authentic and […]