ORCID is ready now for registration. As a researcher, you can register to get your unique persistent identifier. The ORCID iD will support you so that all your publications in different databases are identified or it will be ingetrated in research workflows such as manuscript or grant submissions. Furthermore you may use your ORCID profile to claim your publications. ORCID is a non-profit organization which aims to establish a registry for author identificaton as the de facto standard.