🀳 Use cases

πŸ‘© Consumer (market segment)

πŸ™β€β™€οΈπŸ“‡ Contacts management

Use case details

  • Adding/managing contacts
  • Sharing/accessing personal information

Social connections use case

☎️ Communication

  • IM
  • Video
  • Phone
  • Hybrid

πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ Group management

  • Family
  • Friends
  • Interest groups
  • Neighbors and neighborhoods
  • Sports and other recreational leagues/teams etc.

πŸ›πŸ’πŸ”Œ Business connections

  • Subscribing/connecting with businesses
  • Sharing/revoking personal information

πŸ“²πŸ’»βŒšοΈ Device management

  • Login/connect to devices
  • Initiating devices
  • Accessing/invoking routines
  • Managing access control
  • Maintenance

Human connection to interaction devices like:

  • PCs
  • Phones
  • Tablets
  • TVs
  • Kiosks
  • etc.

πŸ— Secret management

  • High security secret storage/retrieval
  • Secret sharing

πŸ“£πŸ™β€β™€οΈ Reputation management

(partial on-chain)

  • Establishing public profiles
  • Posts
  • Public testimonials - Businesses reviews etc.

πŸ“œ Contracts

  • Lease (auto, etc)
  • Purchase (housing, auto, etc)
  • Subscription/Rent (housing, retail, service, etc)
  • Project contract (housing, etc)

πŸ’° Money and valuables

(partial on chain)

  • Finance
  • Payments
  • Exchange (Buy/sell of assets)
  • Custody

πŸ’Έ Decentralized Finance (DeFi)

  • Hold
  • Take loan
  • Lend money
  • Borrow money

πŸ“°πŸ–ΌπŸŽ§ Content creation and consumption

(partial on-chain?, NFTs?)

  • Purchasing
  • Renting/sharing(transferring)
  • Selling

Media types

- News articles
- Images/graphics
- Music
- Videos/movies/shows/broadcasts

πŸ›Ž Customer support

  • Support requests
  • Release and agreement management
  • Information and privacy policies
  • Investigation/diagnostics

πŸ’³βœ… Loans and creditworthiness

(partial on-chain?)

  • Permission to access credit record
  • Read/update credit records (central record set per primary identity)
  • Loan issuance and collateral balance decisions

πŸ†”βœ… Identity operations

(partial on-chain)

KYC, AML, Fraud-detection, Identity-verification, Reputation:

  • Certifying validity and uniqueness of identity
  • Managing access to supporting documents (identities/certifications)

πŸ‘©β€πŸ’ΌπŸ›‘βš±οΈπŸ§―πŸŒͺ Trusted party, Estate planning, disaster recovery

(partial on-chain)

  • Fraud prevention security measures (reviews, delays, etc)
  • Death or incapacitation planning and execution procedures.
  • Trusted party recovery planning and execution.

↕️ Verticals (sectors)

πŸ₯ Healthcare

  • Signup and information sharing
  • Sharing of medical history during enrollment
  • Managing access
  • Storing/retrieving medical records centrally

🏦 Banking

Common banking activities:

  • Create/update/close bank account
  • Deposit/withdraw/transfer money
    • πŸ’Έ Decentralized Finance (DeFi) (on-chain)

πŸ›πŸ’³ Retail and services

Consumer retail experience:

  • Order
  • Coordination
  • Payment
  • Reviews
  • Connecting the process to logistics (shipping)

πŸ“¦ Logistics

Shipping:

  • Send
  • Receive
  • Tracking
  • Integrated with commerce process and identity connections

↔️ Horizontals (platforms)

β›“ Public blockchain

  • Account identity security
  • Verification and reputation
  • πŸ’Έ Decentralized Finance (DeFi) (on-chain)

🌍 Internet

  • Website identity security
  • Verification and reputation

🏒 Business (Enterprise) (market segment)

πŸ“£πŸ’ Reputation management

(partial on-chain)

  • Establishing public presence
  • Contact information
  • Product and support information
  • Communications

πŸ›πŸ“‹ Product catalogue management

  • Product registration
  • Search
  • Purchase
  • Verified reviews

πŸ’πŸ†” Enterprise identity management

(partial on-chain?)

  • Employees
  • Org structure
  • Groups
  • Authorizing and managing access to resources/budget

πŸ’πŸ”’ Information security operations

  • Accessing resources
  • Auditing
  • Managing access
  • etc

πŸ’πŸ‘© Customer journey management

  • Accessing central source of connections and interaction with customer
  • Uniform method of reaching customer
  • Formalizing and standardizing customer agreements

πŸ’πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’Όβœ… Employment certification

(partial on-chain)

  • Certifying employment as reputation artifact or for employee benefits and deals

πŸ’πŸ’° Financial resource management

(partial on-chain)

  • Enterprise real estate management
  • Corporate treasury
  • Managing cash
  • Mergers and acquisitions

πŸ’πŸ’Έ Business Decentralized Finance (DeFi)

  • Treasury management
  • Employee payments (payroll)
  • Customer payments

πŸ’πŸ“œ B2B contracts and payments

Partnership contracts and payments

↕ Verticals (industries)

πŸš’πŸ“¦$ Commerce

Trade finance process tracking and settling through consortium or public standards

πŸ“¦β›“ Supply chain (logistics)

End to and tracking through consortium or public standards

πŸ› Government (and institutions) (market segment)

πŸ›πŸ†” Identification and certificate issuance

  • Issuing/renewing/revoking identity documents
  • Certification
    • Birth
    • Death
    • Marriage
    • etc
  • Business certificates

πŸ›πŸ”’ Information security operations

  • Classification and access management
  • Audit

πŸ›$πŸ” Financial transparency

  • Public access to detailed/up-to-date information
  • Budget allocation and transfer
  • Micro auditing of departments

πŸ›πŸ—³πŸ” Political influence remediation

  • Elections finance and influence transparency
  • Public record of candidates
  • Lobbyist
  • Donor activities and finances

πŸ›πŸ•΅οΈ Regulatory body

  • Certification of products and services
  • Public record of certification

πŸ› Institutions

πŸ›πŸ“‹ Standard body

Certification:

  • Certifying/renewing/revoking standard compliance certification
  • Public record of certification

πŸ›πŸŽ“ Education

Degree certification:

  • Certifying completed degree requirements
  • Publishing/certifying grade records

πŸ›πŸ’Ό Professional organization

Certification:

  • Certifying/renewing/revoking certificate of membership

πŸ›πŸ€ Non-profit

  • Financial transparency
  • Recording and public sharing of budget planning and transfer from donor, to nonprofit, to work on the ground.