PRO TALK (MICROSERVICES): JWTs as a Microservice Authentication Solution

Dan Moore
FusionAuth, Head of Developer Relations

Dan Moore is head of developer relations for FusionAuth, where they're building auth for any app. A former CTO, engineering manager and longtime developer, he's been writing software for (checks watch) over 20 years.

JSON web tokens are a stateless portable secure identity transfer format. In this talk, we'll discuss how you can use JWTs to secure your microservices, what signing protocols make sense, and how to handle revocation.