Introduction to Information Providers
An Information Provider is a service that stores pieces of information about an identity without publishing them to the BlockChain, by opposition to Claims that are stored on-chain.
The identity is identified by its unique smart contract address. The owner of the identity should always should be able to access and manage its data as long as he/she is able to sign messages with a MANAGEMENT of the Identity.
An Information Provider must provide the following features:
- Store information about an Identity.
- Manage access grants to these information.