Authentication Framework

Protect user data using industry standard OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect to provide authenticated information in the form of secure access and identity tokens.


Getting Started

Wondering where to start? See our recommendations for Getting Started.

Overview

Want to learn the basics of the Authentication Framework and its technologies? Review the information in the Overview.

Architecture

Want to dive deep into the details of the Authentication Framework? Check out the Architecture topic.

Unfamiliar with the concepts of Access Tokens, Identity Tokens, and Refresh Tokens from OAuth / OpenID Connect? See the Tokens topic.

Wondering how permissions work? See the Permissions Flow topic.

Mapping Data to Other Systems

Need to map information about a user to another system via their unique customer identifier, contact info, Tax ID, or similar data points? Review the OpenID Connect and OAuth 2.0 topic.

Quickstarts

Want to quickly get some code running? Try one of our Quickstarts.