Identifiers, Names, and Discovery
Scope of Work
Members of the Working Group are engaged in development of protocols and systems that enable creation, resolution, and discovery of decentralized identifiers and names across underlying decentralized systems, like blockchains and distributed ledgers.
Specs & Projects
The active work items that are underway in the DIF Identifiers, Names, and Discovery Working Group
- Universal Resolver
Spec and implementations for a driver-based package that enables resolution of DID metadata across systems.System Overview Explainer Repo
- Sidetree Protocol
Spec, docs, and implementations for the chain/ledger-agnostic DID scaling protocol.Component Overview Explainer Main Repo IPFS Service Component Bitcoin Adapter
The following DIF members lead the work in this group, contact them for more info on the projects, specs, and development happening within.