These tasks show you how to use the platform APIs to perform common actions for managing users and the attributes associated with user identities. Identity use cases often call the following platform API resources:

Platform API Description
Users The users service implements directory functions to manage user resources.
Populations Populations define a set of users; each user resource must be associated with a population.
Schemas The schemas endpoints give administrators the ability to customize the existing attributes of the user model or define new attributes that are not part of the default user model.