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  • FusionAuth 1.4 Adds Self-Service Registration, TypeScript Client Library & More

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    FusionAuth 1.4 was just released and is available for direct download and through our FastPath one-line install. It includes new features, a few changes, and some minor fixes for issues discovered by our excellent community and QA testers. Get the brief overview below, and visit our release notes for the full details.

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  • Download and Install FusionAuth Tutorial - Linux

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    Designed to save developer time and effort, there are only a few simple steps to download and install FusionAuth in your test or production environment. The following tutorial will explain how to install FusionAuth on a Linux system and be up and running in just a few minutes. This is one aspect that makes FusionAuth unique. Most existing identity technologies have a complex hierarchy of realms, principals, and distinguished names that restricts where they can be installed and requires extensive configuration. FusionAuth will install and run on a wide variety of systems including:

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  • Data Partners And The GDPR: Questions To Ask

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    By now, you should be fully aware of the GDPR’s data requirements for your own application, but have you talked with your data partners? If your application takes advantage of third-party tools and components to add functionality or track user information, they need to be compliant as well. The new regulations state that data privacy needs to be maintained throughout the entire lifecycle of an application, through every data controller and processor. Take the time to ask your data partners how they ensure GDPR compliance, including their security framework and how they manage data.

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  • Download and Install FusionAuth - macOS

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    Designed to save developer time and effort, there are only a few simple steps to download and install FusionAuth in your test or production environment. The following tutorial will explain how to install FusionAuth on your Macbook and be up and running in just a few minutes. This is one aspect that makes FusionAuth unique. Most existing identity technologies have a complex hierarchy of realms, principals, and distinguished names that restricts where they can be installed and requires extensive configuration. FusionAuth will install and run on a wide variety of systems including:

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  • Using the FusionAuth Setup Wizard

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    The FusionAuth Setup Wizard is designed to make setting up FusionAuth a simple process so you can get back to working on the core features of your application. The step-by-step process only takes a few minutes to prepare FusionAuth to integrate with your application. The basic steps are:

    • Creating the initial admin user
    • Creating an application
    • Creating an API key
    • Configuring the SMTP server

    Once these are complete, you are able to call the API and start managing users.

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