# Credits and [LeewayHertz](https://www.leewayhertz.com/) has built a [Social.ID platform](https://www.leewayhertz.com/credits-blockchain-development/) – the first result of the recent partnership agreement. [Social.ID](https://www.leewayhertz.com/credits-blockchain-development/), a decentralized blockchain social identity solution designed to make identity management secure and more efficient, is developed by[ LeewayHertz](https://www.leewayhertz.com/) and built on Credits blockchain platform.
[Social.ID platform](https://www.leewayhertz.com/credits-blockchain-development/) allows users to establish/authorize their identity and businesses to validate the customer. It can be integrated with any decentralized application that requires KYC and solves the challenges associated with identity management, such as identity theft, lack of control and fake users. The platform allows individuals to create a self-sovereign identity that does not rely on any centralized authority. Since the transaction records are saved on the blockchain, users can trace back the purposes identifiable information has been used for. User can anytime pull the identity shared with an authority and disallow access for any future references.
[Social.ID platform](https://www.leewayhertz.com/credits-blockchain-development/) can enable any transaction, whether it is to share information, login or complete a financial transaction for various industries such as e-commerce, travel and immigration, lending, hospitals and hotels, utility services. “To give a few examples [Social.ID](https://www.leewayhertz.com/credits-blockchain-development/) platform will help e-commerce companies overcome the problem of fake user accounts, reduce the cost of maintaining databases full of usernames and passwords and eliminate the risk of frauds.
>”For the individuals, it will help overcome the hassle of taking along too many documents by validating with a decentralized identity, which will speed up loan applications, hotel and airline check-ins and even immigration procedures”, tells Credits CEO & Founder[ Igor Chugunov](https://www.linkedin.com/in/chugunov-igor/).
>“Identifying a user is an important building block of any blockchain application. Our platform provides a universal authentication & authorization platform for startup, enterprises and governments. It will help ease the dApps development” says [LeewayHertz](https://www.leewayhertz.com/) CTO [Deepak Shokeen](https://www.linkedin.com/in/deepak-shokeen-00b9a91/).
Credits is decentralized open-sourced blockchain platform designed for dApps and smart contract development with its own internal cryptocurrency. Unique features: high network capacity (more than 1 million transactions per second), low fees (from 0.001 USD) and fast transaction speed (from 0.01 second) lead to great potential in the field of blockchain adoption. Advanced smart contracts features such as schedules and cycles create an opportunity for businesses to reduce their operational need and optimize business processes.
Established in 2007 and headquartered in San Francisco, [LeewayHertz](https://www.leewayhertz.com/) was one of the first to deliver a commercial app for the iPhone. Team of Certified User Experience experts has designed and produced over 100 digital platforms on Cloud, IoT, Mobile and Blockchain.