No Oscars, But OpenID Connect Launch Receives International Raves

Published February 28, 2014
This past Wednesday, February 26th, the OpenID Foundation, it’s members and the OpenID Connect Working Group successfully launched the OpenID Connect standard in the US, Europe and Japan. The launch generated press coverage at RSA in San Francisco and the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. This was made possible by you; our members, contributors. Thanks for a successful launch and reaching this important milestone. Below is the OpenID Connect launch coverage to date: February 27, 2014 InfoWorld Google, Microsoft, Salesforce back OpenID Connect -- but it's not enough Despite big-name support, newly finalized OpenID Connect protocol is a security building block, not a silver bullet The Register OpenID Foundation launches XML-free ID handler OpenID Connect spec touts simpler messaging heiseDeveloper OpenID Connect als Standard ratifiziert Der von Unternehmen wie Google, Microsoft, Deutsche Telekom und ausgearbeitete Standard soll über kurz oder lang OpenID 2.0 im Web ablösen – auch dank der ungemeinen Popularität von OAuth.. Help Net Security OpenID Foundation launches the OpenID Connect Standard OpenID Connect fertiggestellt Cnews Мобильные операторы заменят пароли номером телефона DataNews Des opérateurs sortent une alternative 'sûre' à Facebook Connect Nikkei ITPro グーグル、マイクロソフトが採用する「OpenID Connect」の仕様が最終承認 OpenID tar ny sats February 26, 2014 ZDNet Cloud-era authentication infrastructure taking shape Google, Microsoft, Salesforce, GSMA, UK, welcome final OpenID Connect spec in effort to scale ID services across cloud, mobile ZDNet Deutsch Telekom on cutting edge for ID management, mobile log-ins German company puts faith in OpenID Connect to secure infrastructure, integrate SSO with partners SecureIDNews OpenID Connect enables online identity TechCrunch OpenID Connect Identity Protocol Launches With Support From Google, Microsoft & Others - Techmeme - - Daily Motion - - TechCrunch Japan - T.H.E. Journal OpenID Connect Standard Extends Digital Identities Across the Web - Campus Technology - SDTimes The OpenID Foundation launches an authentication protocol WSJ MarketWatch The OpenID Foundation Launches the OpenID Connect Standard Bloomberg The OpenID Foundation Launches the OpenID Connect Standard telecompaper OpenID members finalise OpenID Connect standard (subscription required) InformationWeek 'Connect': A Modern Approach to Mobile, Cloud Identity Patrick Harding, CTO Ping Identity (contributed article) InternetWatch ID連携のAPI標準仕様「OpenID Connect」が承認される   RELATED NEWS Bloomberg Businessweek Carriers Back Mobile-Based IDs to Match Google, Facebook Service FierceWireless U.S. operators are MIA in the GSMA's new Mobile Connect universal login program LightReading Operators See Eye-to-Eye on SIM-Based Security Rude Baguette Mobile World Congress Day 1 Highlights – Connected Living, Samsung, Mobile Connect & Zuckerberg Mobile News GSMA and operators to use mobile to protect digital security telecompaper Orange to offer Mobile Connect across EMEA by 2015 OIDF MEMBER BLOGS AND NEWS RELEASES Google Developers Blog Welcome OpenID Connect GSMA Leading Mobile Operators Unveil GSMA Mobile Connect Initiative to Provide Consistent and Interoperable Approach to Managing Digital Identity Microsoft Active Directory Team Blog OpenID Connect is Now Final! Microsoft – Mike Jones Self-Issued Blog OpenID Connect Specifications are Final! Matias Woloski - Auth0 Blog OpenID Connect specs are final! (with links to open source implementations) Nat Sakimura OpenID Connect is here! - An Identity Layer on the internet OpenID Connect リリース~インターネットのアイデンティティ層 Ping Identity CTO Blog Now, OpenID Connect is Real (and ratified)