Content Security

ARX (Algorithmic Research), a provider of electronic signature solutions, announced the integration of CoSign with Laserfiche Rio, a complete ECM Solution, to guarantee the integrity of documents and ensure signer authenticity.

Posted Aug 22, 2008

NextLabs, Inc., a provider of policy-driven information risk management software, announced the availability of Enterprise DLP 3.5, the latest release of its host-based data loss prevention system.

Posted Aug 19, 2008

When one thinks about the attacks of 9/11, and the ensuing national security hysteria, anthrax scares, and the impact it all has had on daily life and our government, the first thing that comes to mind probably is not the workings of the United States Copyright Office. Yet the effects of this tragedy resonate throughout the nation and into every aspect of our government activities.A lot of attention has been paid to the restructuring of the FBI and CIA, but the Copyright Office has also undergone a major overhaul as a result of that infamous day. On July 1, 2008, the Copyright Office (USCO) went public with the eCO (Electronic Copyright Office) after beta testing the system for about a year, and the all new FormCO, as part of a major overhaul of its system. These developments are, in many respects, a result of changes in Washington, D.C., following the anthrax scares of 2001, says David J. Christopher, associate COO at the USCO.

Posted Aug 18, 2008

RoyaltyShare, Inc., a provider of digital royalty solutions to the entertainment industry, announced an extension to its Series B round of financing with an investment from the William Morris Agency.

Posted Aug 15, 2008

Sony announced that its Reader Digital Book will now support the EPUB format, the International Digital Publishing Forum's XML-based standard format for reflowable digital books and publications.

Posted Jul 29, 2008

Authernative, Inc., developer of user and transaction authentication and identity management technologies, announced that the United States Patent & Trademark Office has granted the company a patent for a private and secure financial transactions method.

Posted Jul 01, 2008

The Copyright Office announced that it will enter the next phase in the implementation of its business process reengineering effort to modernize operations from a paper-based to a Web-based processing environment.

Posted Jun 27, 2008

ACAP, the new protocol that enables publishers to control how their online content is re-used, is to adopt semantics of the Picture Licensing Universal System (PLUS).

Posted Jun 24, 2008

CDNetworks, a content delivery network (CDN), and Nirvanix, a global "Cloud Storage" platform provider optimized for media, announced a partnership to deliver a unified cloud storage and content delivery service.

Posted Jun 24, 2008

CrossRef, a non-profit membership association, announced the launch of CrossCheck, a new initiative to aid publishers in verifying the originality of scholarly content.

Posted Jun 20, 2008

Voltage Security, provider of information encryption, and Websense, Inc., provider of Web, email, and data protection technologies, introduced an integrated security solution.

Posted Jun 06, 2008

iCopyright, a copyright system for digital content, has launched two new instant licensing services that help online publishers promote lawful reuses of their copyrighted content while protecting their rights.

Posted Jun 06, 2008

IBM announced open client and partner testing of the new IBM Optim Data Privacy Solution for use with SAP solutions, which provides enterprise data management and data privacy capabilities in support of SAP applications.

Posted May 20, 2008

The Scientific business of Thomson Reuters announced that Manuscript Central, a web-based peer review and online submission program, will incorporate the iThenticate checking tool into its submission and peer review process.

Posted May 09, 2008

It's been 8 years since the Electronic Signature Act—legislation that makes electronic signatures as legally binding as paper-based signatures—was signed by President Clinton. Although it's been nearly a decade, the use of e-signature technology is now steadily gainingmore widespread prominence and acceptance—savingtime and making money.

Posted May 06, 2008

Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), a provider of licensing services and web-based tools, announced a set of enhancements to Rightsphere, the company's rights advisory and management tool.

Posted Apr 29, 2008

The free flow of information is the lifeblood of any organization, but it's critical that organizationshave a way to ensure control of documents wherever they travel. This is where Information Rights Management (IRM) comes into play.

Posted Apr 29, 2008

iCopyright, a copyright service for online content, has entered into a digital content copyright protection and permission agreement with The Associated Press.

Posted Apr 18, 2008

Voltage, an enterprise security company, introduced a Security as a Service (SaaS) version of Voltage SecureFile, a solution for protecting documents and files.

Posted Apr 11, 2008

Net neutrality advocates are riled up over AT&T’s recent announcement that it may start playing traffic cop, sniffing and snuffing out illegally transmitted copyrighted material sent over its network.

Posted Apr 04, 2008

Dear Warner Music Group Executives:

The BBC reports that 20 million people wanted to purchase tickets to the historic Led Zeppelin show held at the O2 Arena on Dec. 10, 2007. Needless to say, with only 20,000 tickets available, there were many disappointed fans who couldn’t be there when the band took the stage for the first time in 19 years.

Posted Mar 28, 2008

With a nod toward broadcasters and media companies that are looking to deliver and protect Flash video, Adobe Systems Incorporated announced on Wednesday the availability of the Adobe Flash Media Rights Management Server software.

Posted Mar 21, 2008

Raytheon Oakley Systems, Inc., and Kazeon Systems, Inc., have partnered to integrate Raytheon Oakley's data leakage prevention, user activity monitoring, investigation, and forensics capabilities with Kazeon's eDiscovery platform to provide a single solution for insider threat protection.

Posted Mar 14, 2008

Widevine Technologies, a provider of multiformat, multiplatform DRM, announced an integration with Origin Digital.

Posted Mar 07, 2008

Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. (CCC), a provider of text-licensing solutions, announced that it is expanding the availability of its Annual Copyright License for academic institutions to colleges and universities of all sizes.

Posted Feb 29, 2008