there is always a need for "unique identifiers".
With billions of IoT devices that is even more critical, and harder to do right.
Current useful identity properties
- SSN (USA Social Security Number)
- VIN number for cars
- MAC network address
- IPv6 address
- Serial Number for class of device models (not globally unique, less useful)
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