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Authentication

In the context of bonds, refers to the validation of a bond certificate.

Authentication

A legal certification that a document is genuine. In business, this is especially applied to bonds, showing that an issue was legitimate.
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He will be discussing The Identity Metasystem at the Impact event.
In his keynote address, Scott Charney, corporate vice president of Microsoft's Trustworthy Computing Group, explained how the company's vision for End to End Trust applies to cloud computing, detailed progress toward a claims-based identity metasystem, and called for public and private organizations alike to prevent and disrupt cybercrime.
Gates highlighted work Microsoft is doing with the industry in support of the Identity Metasystem, a way users and sites can more safely and privately exchange personal identity information across the internet.
This initiative around pilot projects that bring these three groups together is a significant milestone in the journey of identity metasystem, and in the evolution of open, interoperable identities"
Focusing on the event theme, "Identity without Borders: Bringing the Identity Metasystem to the Enterprise," the TEC for Directory & Identity keynote will be shared by top leaders from the identity program management teams at Microsoft: