Bringing passwordless authentication to your website is easy with OwnID. User accounts are still managed by your website's existing identity management system, and adding the passwordless feature requires a few lines of code to incorporate the OwnID widget into your registration and login pages. OwnID uses an OwnID application to bind this front-end widget with your identity management system. Simply use the OwnID Console to create an OwnID application, and you're on your way.
Configuring an OwnID application includes integrating the application with your identity management system. These integration steps vary slightly depending on your system. Once created, each OwnID application is assigned a Server URL that uniquely identifies the application. By initializing the front end's OwnID widget with this Server URL, your website is able to implement passwordless authentication for the users in your identity management system. That's it! With a few configuration settings and minimal front-end development work, your users can skip the password when logging in.