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JapanConsuming uses Vitrium Security to preserve its revenue streams by protecting the valuable intellectual property in its reports

May 30, 2018 12:00:00 AM

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“I get peace of mind knowing JapanConsuming’s research reports are protected, but our clients have the convenience of being able to access the reports on any of their devices: desktop, tablet or smartphone.” 

- Michael Causton, Partner & Founder

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Overview of Vitrium’s Common Error Messages and What to Do

May 18, 2018 10:25:25 AM

As a Vitrium customer, your organization will provide direct support to the people viewing your secured content – in Vitrium terms, these are the “Users”, “End Users” or “Readers”. When you send out a file and establish permission for individual users, only you can determine the authenticity of a user's credential attempting to access a secured file. 

The majority of end user issues will be[...]

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Do Not Distribute: Watermarks to Protect Documents

May 17, 2018 2:10:00 PM

Watermarking digital documents, such as PDFs or Microsoft Office files (like Word, Excel, and Powerpoint documents) is an essential step in protecting documents. Watermarks are words - for example "Do Not Distribute" - or designs placed on a piece of work that vary greatly in their designs, size, shade, and shape, but all serve the same set of purposes. Those purposes are to identify the[...]

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Launch a Secure Client Portal for Protected Files

May 16, 2018 5:33:15 PM

For companies that do not already have a content distribution workflow, or for those that are looking to innovate or expand the way in which content is distributed, Vitrium Security’s Central User Portal does just that.

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Content Security Software Integration

May 14, 2018 4:40:13 PM

Leverage Your Systems for Content Security

We designed Vitrium Security's dashboard and administrative panel to make securing files easy and effective. But the true power of Vitrium is its content security technology that can be applied and molded to work with your systems and workflows. 

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Introduction to Enterprise Content Security

May 14, 2018 4:14:08 PM

When you upload your files - these can be PDF files, Microsoft Office files, Open Office files, or image files, (and very soon we will be adding Video files capability to Vitrium’s DRM platform) - we encrypt it with 256-bit AES military-grade encryption to protect it against all unauthorized use and distribution while still making them accessible and easy-to-use for your customers.

Once a[...]

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Digital Rights Management and Access Rights for Content

May 14, 2018 10:35:11 AM

Vitrium Security’s DRM functionality enables all major content sales and distribution business models for content creators, publishers, and distributors. Whether selling content files individually, as a subscription-based model for access to a digital asset library, or a hybrid of the two, Vitrium Security ensures content is sold on a personal and non-transferrable manner.

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Content Tracking and Analytics

May 11, 2018 3:54:33 PM

Vitrium Security offers more than robust content security and Digital Rights Management (DRM) controls. Content creators, publishers, and distributors have access to security tracking and usage analytics for each content file and customer in their database to better understand how the content is being accessed and used.

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Vitrium Security - Our Story

May 11, 2018 12:08:59 PM

Vitrium Security Enterprise is a business tool that protects clients’ revenues by ensuring that their valuable documents are used appropriately.

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Metcom Technologies uses Vitrium Security to ensure its training materials are encrypted and not  redistributed without authorization

Apr 27, 2018 11:44:41 AM

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“We wanted to find a system that would ensure Metcom’s training materials were encrypted, and would prevent our intellectual property from being copied, printed, or shared. Vitrium provides extremely reliable content security, it’s easy to use and fits with our processes and needs perfectly.” 

- Omar Arafat, Project Metallurgist & Business Development Manager

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The International Society of Automation uses Vitrium Security Enterprise to ensure its intellectual property and copyrighted material are protected

Apr 27, 2018 10:25:18 AM

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“Vitrium’s Content Security solution has provided ISA with a low maintenance method for ensuring that our intellectual property is protected and secure. It is easy for our customers to access our content, and I can rest safe knowing that the content is protected and that our small IT group can easily and effectively manage the system.”

-  Amir Karshenas, IT and Software[...]

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How Vitrium's Offline Access Feature Works

Apr 6, 2018 3:01:06 PM

Companies that create, publish, and distribute content with a content security solution like Vitrium Security, are able to set parameters as to how their content is accessed. Vitrium customers control whether the content is only accessible while an internet connection is present, or whether to extend accessibility rights to users who are offline

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How Vitrium's 'Clear Use' Functionality Works

Apr 6, 2018 1:43:41 PM

Companies that create, publish, and distribute content with a content security solution like Vitrium Security, are able to set parameters as to how their content is accessed. Vitrium customers control how and for how long content is accessible by setting limitations such as Expiration Controls (expiry date and expiry time limit after first unlock), Access Controls (online and offline access), [...]

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How Vitrium’s Secured Content Bookmark Feature Works

Apr 6, 2018 12:34:24 PM

When you upload a PDF file to Vitrium Security that has Bookmarks, Vitrium preserves the functionality when encrypting and adding digital rights controls to the file. A Bookmark is an internal link in the text that appears in the Bookmarks panel in the navigation side pane of Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader. 

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Higman Marine Services Uses Vitrium Security to Ensure Its Staff has Up to Date Safety Manuals

Mar 15, 2018 4:12:37 PM

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“We now can ensure that employees working on boats and in the office have the latest version by providing them the most recent copy of all digital files, additionally, we can restrict the number of IP addresses per user so that the file cannot be shared with anyone outside of our company. Vitrium Security offers us peace of mind with its strong security, but also ease of use[...]

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Try Out Vitrium's Secure Image and Document Client Portal 

Feb 6, 2018 4:39:29 PM

You can now create your own secure image and document client portal with Vitrium Security's trial, Professional, or Enterprise accounts. The Central User Portal lets you offer your clients a secure single place to access all images and documents associated with their credentials. 

With Vitrium's Central User Portal your branding stays consistent, as you create a custom URL, add brand colors[...]

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Secure Your Digital Content in 3 Easy Steps

Feb 1, 2018 1:03:00 AM

Thank you for signing up for a Free Trial of Vitrium Security! You are on your way to securing your digital assets, including documents and images, in just a few easy steps. If you have any questions during your trial period, don't hesitate to contact us. We are here to help!

You should have received your login credentials for your trial account, sometimes that email can get flagged as spam,[...]

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Step 1 - Uploading a Document, Image or Video File

Feb 1, 2018 1:02:00 AM

Lets get started! When you login to your Vitrium Security account, it brings you to your Dashboard. This is the command center for your content security tasks. The first thing that we will look at is how to upload a video, document, and image to begin securing your content for safe distribution. 

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Step 2 - Add Users and Set Permissions

Feb 1, 2018 1:02:00 AM

At the content level we've seen how content uploaded to Vitrium Security is instantly encrypted with 256-bit AES encryption for Web Links and 128-bit AES encryption for Secured PDFs, and how to use Digital Rights Management to set restrictions on how the content is used. Now that you are familiar with uploading content and Vitrium's Content Settings, it's time to add users and set permissions.

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Step 3 - Share Your Secured Content

Feb 1, 2018 1:00:00 AM

We have uploaded your content to Vitrium Security automatically adding layers of encryption and DRM controls, and we have added your audience (Users) to your account. The next step is getting your secured video, document, and image content to your audience. Vitrium Security gives you options to reach your audience by delivering two types of secured file outputs: a Secured Web Link or URL so[...]

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