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Developing a complete architecture for Internet Digital Trust.

And a better Internet for everyone.

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Who We Are

We’re an independent project hosted at the Linux Foundation, working with pan-industry support from leading organizations around the world.

Our mission is to provide a robust, common standard and complete architecture for Internet-scale digital trust.

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Technology architecture

Announcing the First Public Review Draft of the ToIP Technology Architecture V1.0 Specification

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Announcing Public Review of the did:webs Method Specification

Decentralized identifiers (DIDs) are at the heart of ToIP architecture. Find out why this new DID method is a breakthrough in combining security with ease of implementation.

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Latest News

December 15, 2023 in News

Announcing Public Review of the did:webs Method Specification

Announcing a public review of did:webs, and the motivations for this new method.
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December 14, 2023 in Blog

Where’s the user manual?

Let's shape the friendly future of digital wallets together! Join in by sharing your thoughts in the survey.
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October 10, 2023 in Blog

Simplifying the Selection Process for Credential Issuance and Presentation Protocols

Making it easier for individuals to choose the right option based on their specific context and requirements.
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The Market Problems We Solve

Passwordless authentication and intelligent authorization for faster, easier, and privacy-respecting digital experiences

Lifetime private digital connections with customers, suppliers, partners, and regulators, with full audit trails for regulatory compliance

Verifiable Origins for physical and digital goods, with a provable journey through a supply or ownership chain

Benefits of ToIP

Explore The Model

Our four-layer model combines cryptographic trust at the machine layer and human trust at the business, legal, and social layers.

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Join Us

Our community of individuals and organizations is committed to solving the toughest technical and human-centric problems in digital trust. It’s a place to collaborate, learn, and build the future together.
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Design Principles

Helping us inform, guide, and constrain the design of the ToIP stack.

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