How do you authenticate your users? Authentication is such a common feature we don’t even think about it anymore. Let’s challenge the status quo and authenticate a user with, well, nothing. Not even a database, and no API in its place. Do we need databases at all? Let’s talk.
Developed an application exploring the possibility of signing in without a username, password or a database on the web using Elixir/Erlang. I shared this as the closing keynote at Rubyfuza 2019.