Sidetree did:ion + did:elem Roadmap + dev

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Sidetree DID: ion+did:elem Roadmap & Dev

Thursday 15H

Convener: Orie Steele

Notes-taker(s): Guillaume Dardelet

Tags for the session - technology discussed/ideas considered:

Sidetree, Element, Ion, Scaling, DID

Discussion notes, key understandings, outstanding questions, observations, and, if appropriate to this discussion: action items, next steps:

In this session, we discussed the Sidetree protocol as a solution for scaling DIDs and the two main implementations:

- Element (which uses Ethereum as a ledger)
- Ion (which uses Bitcoin as a ledger)

The main points that were addressed were:

- How Sidetree batches DID operations
- How resolving a DID works
- Key differences between the Ethereum implementation and the Bitcoin implementation



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