YADIS in one sentence

David Recordon david at sixapart.com
Thu Feb 16 19:07:07 UTC 2006

It isn't just identity though.  Really it is just service discovery,
whether that be for identity as we talk about it today, identity as in
FOAF, or any other resource a web site might provide such as RSS feeds.


-----Original Message-----
From: yadis-bounces at lists.danga.com
[mailto:yadis-bounces at lists.danga.com] On Behalf Of Eugene Eric Kim
Sent: Thursday, February 16, 2006 10:53 AM
To: YADIS List
Subject: Re: YADIS in one sentence

"YADIS lets you support multiple identity systems interoperably."


On Wed, Feb 15, 2006 at 11:48:56AM -0800, Johannes Ernst wrote:

> I'd like to come up with a one-sentence description of what YADIS is 
> all about.
> Fill in the blanks:
> "Our product uses YADIS, which is _______."
> "He is also involved in YADIS, the ________."
> "Your choices include Liberty, WS-*, and YADIS, .________."
> The best I've come up with so far is: "YADIS, the emerging 
> interoperability layer for decentralized, user-controlled digital 
> identity".
> Can you do better? (I hope ...)

Eugene Eric Kim ......................... http://public.xdi.org/=eekim
Blue Oxen Associates ........................ http://www.blueoxen.com/

More information about the yadis mailing list