KuppingerCole Report
Executive View
By Martin Kuppinger

1Kosmos BlockID

1Kosmos BlockID is one of the first commercial implementations of a blockchain-based identity solution that works for both consumers and employees. It is well-thought-out and implements the fundamental concepts of Self Sovereign Identity. It integrates well with existing identity and service providers. While there are still some challenges to solve, BlockID delivers on the promise of Blockchain Identity.

1 Introduction

As eventually happens with all innovative technologies, Blockchain and other Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT) are, in general, past the first hyp ...

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2 Product Description

1Kosmos is a startup company led by seasoned professionals from the identity space. They have released the second version of their BlockID product/ser ...

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3 Strengths and Challenges

1Kosmos BlockID is one of the very first commercial implementations of a blockchain-based Identity Management approach, addressing the major identity ...

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