Verifiable Credentials Aren’t Credentials. They’re Containers.

Stack of three shipping containers of different colors
Stack of three shipping containers of different colors

This is part 1 of a 3-part series:

TL;DR:

The Credential That Isn’t

The word “Credential” with a line through it
The word “Credential” with a line through it

Containers Inside of Containers Is a Feature, Not a Bug

Set of Russian dollas
Set of Russian dollas
http://www.rubylane.com/item/712219-T118-121814-3/Russian-Matryoshka-Dolls-Nesting-Dolls
Cranes loading containers at a shipping port
Cranes loading containers at a shipping port
CREDIT: Cam Geer

VC Containers Are Always Verifiable; Payloads Are Not

Man inspecting the label on a shipping container
Man inspecting the label on a shipping container

In Conclusion

Written by

GP, Digital Trust Ventures

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