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Deutsche Telekom and the OpenID Foundation

In 2011 the OpenID Foundation welcomed Deutsche Telekom as a new member. By joining the Foundation and other industry leaders such as Microsoft, Ping Identity, Google, PayPal, & Symantec, Europe’s largest telecommunications company is supporting decentralized authentication systems for easy online login, such as OpenID. In the development of consumer […]


PayPal Access Uses OpenID 2.0 15

PayPal Access provides a way for users to log into your web site using interfaces based on the OpenID 2.0 protocol, an open specification produced by the OpenID community. More information View a video replay of a recent PayPal Access presentation


October is National Cybersecurity Month

October is National Cybersecurity month so a shout out goes to our colleagues at The National Cyber Security Alliance NCSA’s mission is to educate and therefore empower a digital society to use the Internet safely and securely at home, work, and school, protecting the technology individuals use, the networks they […]


Follow The (OpenID) Money 1

One of the topics discussed recently at Ping Identity’s OpenID Summit at its Cloud Identity Conference and again at last week’s Gartner Catalyst conference was a “consumerisation of the enterprise” . OpenID was at the center of those discussions as technology bulls and bears debated its value in both enterprise […]


It was NPR not Oprah

I can die now that I’ve been a talking head on NPR! Allow me to rewind for a minute. On Tuesday, March 15 I had the privilege of appearing on Washington D.C.’s NPR radio station, WAMU, and the Kojo Nnamdi Show on “Cyber Security and Your Internet Identity”. Replay My […]


OpenID Summits Update 1

The OpenID Foundation’s 2011 series of OpenID Summits focus on use cases and topics of interest to key developers, executives and analysts in the identity industry. The next summit explores security and the user experience in open identity technologies. It is co sponsored by Google and Symantec and will take […]