IBM Cloud Identity for Consumers

IBM Cloud Identity is a born-in-the cloud IAM service that makes identity consumer-friendly. Deployed standalone, via APIs, or in combination with other access management tools, Cloud Identity can help you deliver trusted authentication with a frictionless user experience that balances security and convenience.

Launch new services with speed

Use Cloud Identity's APIs and developer resources to add authentication and user management to new apps and services in minutes.

Expand B2C deployments

Scale to meet the demands of a growing customer base with a highly available cloud authentication service that delivers 99.9% availability.

Support the latest methods

Support SAML, WebAuthn, OIDC, OAuth, Social Login, and more protocols as they become available.

Cloud Identity Consumer Identity Features

  • Integrate Social Sign On
  • Use one authentication framework for all your applications
  • Make identity developer-friendly
  • Comply with data protection regulations
  • Monitor activity and performance
  • Support the latest user authentication methods
  • Implement user management and self-care
  • Leverage mobile multifactor authentication

Security and privacy in the cloud

When using IBM Cloud offerings, your company can scale and adapt quickly to changing business needs without compromising security, privacy or risk levels. Learn more about IBM Cloud security

This offering meets the following industry and global compliance standards, depending on the edition you choose.

  • EU-US Privacy Shield and Swiss-US Privacy Shield Framework
  • ISO 27001

To learn about the compliance and certifications for a specific offering edition, consult the Cloud Services data security and privacy data sheets.

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Authentication activity monitoring
Authentication activity monitoring
Two-factor authentication methods
Two-factor authentication methods
Code samples and documentation
Code samples and documentation
Branded user registration
Branded user registration
Branded user login
Branded user login
Cloud Identity APIs
Cloud Identity APIs

Which option is right for you?

  • Free edition


    Try Cloud Identity for up to 5 applications, free of charge.

  • SSO and MFA for External Users


    Comprehensive identity-as-a-service platform for customers, consumers and citizens.