Type: Distributed ledger and utility library
Status: Active

Hyperledger Indy is a distributed ledger, purpose-built for decentralized identity. It provides tools, libraries, and reusable components for creating and using independent digital identities rooted on blockchains or other distributed ledgers so that they are interoperable across administrative domains, applications, and any other “silo.”

Because distributed ledgers cannot be altered after the fact, it is essential that use cases for ledger-based identity carefully consider foundational components, including performance, scale, trust model, and privacy. In particular, Privacy by Design and privacy-preserving technologies are critically important for a public identity ledger where correlation can take place on a global scale.

For all these reasons, Hyperledger Indy has developed specifications, terminology, and design patterns for decentralized identity along with an implementation of these concepts that can be leveraged and consumed both inside and outside the Hyperledger Consortium.

Additional Resources
Submit a bug report in the indy-node or indy-sdk issue tracker.

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Latest Hyperledger Indy News

July 18, 2019 in 网志, Hyperledger Aries, Hyperledger Indy

Strengthening Hyperledger Indy and Self-Sovereign Identity

After working on the problem of identity online for more years than we care to admit, it is heartening to see that we are not alone: The identity community we’ve…
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May 9, 2019 in Announcements, Hyperledger Indy, Hyperledger Iroha

Hyperledger Community, Deployment and Development Momentum Continues

Adds 10 More Members, Powers Half of the Blockchain 50, Hits Production Milestones for Hyperledger Indy and Hyperledger Iroha SAN FRANCISCO (May 9, 2019) –Hyperledger, an open source collaborative effort…
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May 1, 2019 in 网志, Hyperledger Indy

An overview of Self-Sovereign Identity: the use case at the core of Hyperledger Indy

In the real world, most identity interactions are self-sovereign. We collect and hold various credentials that we keep in our possession and present at our discretion to prove things about…
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