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Introduction to Hyperledger Sovereign Identity Blockchain Solutions: Indy, Aries & Ursa (LFS172)

Learn how Hyperledger Aries, Indy and Ursa add a necessary layer of trust to the Internet, creating and using independent digital identities rooted on blockchains or other distributed ledgers in this free course.

Who Is It For

The course is addressed to a wide-ranging audience, walking the line between business and technology. Basic knowledge of blockchain technologies and terminology is required.
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What You’ll Learn

In this course you will learn about the problems with existing Internet identity/trust mechanisms, how a distributed ledger – such as Hyperledger Indy – can be used for identity, how the underlying blockchain technology makes it possible, the purpose, scope and relationship between Aries, Indy and Ursa, and the possibilities enabled by this new technology.
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What It Prepares You For

At the end of this course you will have a strong understanding of three Hyperledger open source projects – Indy, Aries and Ursa – including the tools, libraries, and reusable components they provide for creating and using independent digital identities rooted on blockchains or other distributed ledgers. You will also understand the possibilities they offer for building applications on a solid digital foundation of trust and examine how these technologies can make the Internet safe.
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Course Outline
Welcome!
Chapter 1. Something Is Missing
Chapter 2. Adding a Layer of Trust to the Internet
Chapter 3. SSI Using Indy, Aries and Ursa
Chapter 4. A Blockchain for Identity
Chapter 5. The All-Important Agent, or Rather, Agents!
Chapter 6. When Things Go Wrong
Chapter 7. Possibilities
Final Exam (Verified Certificate track only)