ksuid — k-sortable globally unique ID online generator
Here you can generate a K-Sortable globally unique ID
Your K-Sortable Globally Unique ID
What is a KSUID?KSUID is for K-Sortable Unique IDentifier. It's a way to generate globally unique IDs similar to RFC 4122 UUIDs, but contain a time component so they can be "roughly" sorted by time of creation. The remainder of the KSUID is randomly generated bytes.
Why use KSUID?
- Sortable by Timestamp
- 128-bits of pseudorandom data (vs 122-bits from RFC 4122 UUIDv4)
- Lexographically Sortable, Portable Representations
How to use?This KSUID generator is using Segment Ksuid Go library https://github.com/segmentio/ksuid. Learn more here https://segment.com/blog/a-brief-history-of-the-uuid/
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