Technical Overview

Dive deeper into SheerID’s verification technology and integration options.

Highly Configurable Verification Solutions

We support SheerID-hosted implementations, complete API integrations, and hybrid solutions.

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SheerID-Hosted Options
  • Embedded iFrame
  • JavaScript lightbox or pop-up form
  • SheerID-hosted landing page
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Client-Hosted Integrations
  • A simple set of REST APIs is all you need to build your verification experience.
  • GitHub repositories supply sample code and code recipes.
  • Control center resources support implementation, management, and tracking.


Our Platform Partners

Here's a sample of our platforms. Not seeing what you need? We have an implementation option to fit every client.

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Enterprise-Grade Privacy and Security

Regardless of the implementation method, all of SheerID’s high-performance solutions are fast, secure, reliable, and customizable. All verifications are performed against secure data sources.

  • SOC2
  • 2048-bit RSA-encrypted
  • HTTPS Certificate
  • Redundant hosting
  • Automatic fail-over
  • High availability
  • Scalable
  • Configurable business rules
  • Customizable reporting criteria
  • Varying levels of assurance available
  • Multiple verification methods



Best Practices

SheerID’s solutions are extremely configurable, and over the course of hundreds of implementations, we’ve developed recommendations for best practices, which are available in the Developer Center. Some of our most popular implementation options include:

Popular Management Tool
  • Customer service search
  • Reward Management
  • Reporting console
Preferred Data Sources
  • SheerID’s authoritative data partners
  • Document review
  • Organization whitelisting
  • Our clients’ VIPs, brand ambassadors, or custom lists
Most Common Post-Verification Rewards
  • Unique coupon codes
  • Loyalty program registration
  • Account sign up