Sphre and Airbitz Provide Blockchain Identity Management

Sphre, an identity management firm focused on blockchain projects, has announced a partnership with Airbitz, a data security platform and mobile bitcoin wallet. Sphre’s AIR, a smart contract-based platform for the secure management and monetization of digital identities, will be the first project using a permissioned blockchain to leverage Airbitz’ Edge Security. The partnership will allow AIR to benefit from the versatility of Edge Security, which is blockchain-agnostic to ensure a compatible and secure user experiences on both public and permissioned blockchains.

Daren Seymour, Director at Sphre, commented: “The easy and intuitive user experience, coupled with rich functionality, great development environment and team made Airbitz an easy choice when considering the right partner for Sphre. We look forward to delivering an easy-to-use product to the market, and our partnership with Airbitz is a key component on this journey.”