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Concepts

Learn about key concepts of Basis Theory's platform.
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Explore the knowledge base about the core concepts, terminology, and FAQ's related to Basis Theory's platform.

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Access Controls

Use granular controls to limit the scope of your data.

What are Tokens?

Use tokens to secure and share your sensitive data.

What are Token Containers?

Create hierarchies and classifications of your data.

What are Elements?

Collect or reveal sensitive data within your frontend applications.

What is the Proxy?

Send and receive sensitive data without touching it.

What are Reactors?

Run code against your data in a secure environment.

What is Search?

Search your data without decrypting it.