TNO and blockchains

Blockchain technology is built on foundations of database technology, networks and distributed computing and cryptography - all areas where TNO has a long history of expertise as well as significant contributions. In view of significant challenges to business and society, TNO brings extensive expertise in business modeling, regulation and policy development. Want to know more about how TNO works on the development of Blockchain Technologies?

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Blog: The Myth Of Control in Self-Sovereign Identity; January 2022

The term `Self-Sovereign Identity` (SSI) was coined in 2016 in Christopher Allen's blog "The Path to Self-Sovereign Identity". While the Allen states that the article is intended to begin a dialogue on what SSI is, many people have since defined it by the 10 principles Allen introduced, if not exclusively by the second one: "Users must control their identities". A tweet by Jolocom illustrates that the meaning of this principle is disputed. In this blog, we ponder a bit about this principle, we try to distinguish between reality and wishful thinking, and we make a suggestion for proceeding from this.

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