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Interoperability Has Its Limits

In 2012 the Cabinet Office joined the Board of the newly formed Open Identity Exchange. It recognized the two traditional means of delivering government policy - procurement and regulation - would not be effective to GOV.UK Verify's goal: a market of user centric digital identity services. Instead, working through OIXUK HMG chose to engage practically with market participants to shape [...]

OIX UK | Europe General Member Representative to the Board Announcement

Thanks to all who voted to elect a general member and their alternate who will represent you on the Open Identity Exchange UK | Europe Board of Directors. This year at the suggestions of members, we tested the single transferable vote / instant-runoff system to see if it was an improvement to the first-past-the-post approach we’ve [...]

Digital identity for thin file citizens and local authorities Alpha White Paper

Federated identity is a powerful mechanism for increasing customer convenience, enhancing organisational efficiency and transforming the way online services are delivered. In the UK there is currently only one federated identity solution that offers highly assured customer identities backed up by clear, agreed standards. That solution is GOV.UK Verify. It is essential that GOV.UK Verify registration [...]

Local Verify Beta Pilot: Round Table Discussion – 8th November, Rochdale UK

Etive are holding a digital identity/Verify round table discussion at Rochdale Town Hall on the 8th November, facilitated by iNetwork. Local authorities and housing associations are invited to this round table discussion to find out more about the Local Verify Beta Pilot project which is working to utilise digital identity, underpinned by Verify, to help hard [...]