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Preventing File Sharing & Piracy in the Publishing Industry

Aug 19, 2016 5:21:24 PM

The publishing industry continues to grow, driven by the penetration of eBooks into the marketplace, making eBook security and protecting intellectual property a priority in preventing loss of revenue due to piracy. The ability to protect eBook products is key in fighting piracy, the unauthorized use or reproduction of another’s work that has become an increasingly serious issue for[...]

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The Dangers of Sharing Files in the Cloud

Aug 3, 2016 3:03:17 PM

  The cloud is officially part of our IT infrastructure in the enterprise now. It’s no longer a question of “what do you use for online file sharing?” It’s a given. People are using them…at work, for work….and they are here to stay. Enterprise IT security now needs to address the use of such file sharing sites such as Dropbox, Box, Google Drive, and many others as they present additional[...]

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4 Reasons You Need to Start Protecting Your Documents

Jul 21, 2016 3:11:13 AM

All documents aren’t created equally, as we know. Some documents are more valuable to your company than others. Some have information that you wouldn’t mind letting out into the “wild wild web”, and some have highly sensitive data and information that would be highly damaging if it was released into the wild.

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Vitrium Beta Release of Document Encryption Add-In for Microsoft Office

Jul 19, 2016 4:47:53 AM

Document security and secure file sharing solution provider, Vitrium, releases beta of encryption add-in for Microsoft Office.

  [PRWeb | Vancouver, BC, July 19, 2016] Vitrium announced today the latest release of its document protection and secure file sharing solution, Protectedpdf, which includes a beta version of the highly anticipated add-in for Microsoft Office that allows document[...]

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Video: Vitrium Office Add-in for Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

Jul 11, 2016 12:06:03 PM

Learn how you can start protecting your Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files and send encrypted files in Outlook with Vitrium's office add-in for its document protection and secure file sharing solution, Protectedpdf.

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DRM vs. File Sharing - Finding The Balance

Jul 7, 2016 3:33:23 AM

One thing is clear, online document readers have strong opinions about DRM and how much security is tolerable. Surveying comments on Adobe’s ePublishing blog, we found several interesting posts that reflect common attitudes to DRM. Bill McCoy, General Manager of the ePublishing Business at Adobe sums up the middle ground in this debate:

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Newsletter: June 2016

Jun 29, 2016 3:25:04 AM

June - Volume 6, Issue 6

  • Vitrium Adds Secure Document Encryption for Microsoft Office Files to DRM Platform
  • DRM & Analytics Are Essential to Content Marketing
  • 6 Steps to Creating Positive Reader Experiences - Part 2
  • Finding the Delicate DRM Balance

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Insight into Your Readers with Analytics

Jun 23, 2016 1:13:23 AM

Are all digital rights management (DRM) software created equal? What if there is a solution that offers more than just document security? Protectedpdf recently released a new analytics dashboard with eight (more on the way!) unique reports that provide content owners with insightful information on their documents and readers.

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Basic Security Principles Would Have Prevented the Panama Papers

Jun 16, 2016 10:41:20 AM

The Panama Papers represents the biggest data breach ever recorded with 11.5 Million files stolen from the 4th largest offshore law firm, Mossack Fonseca. The breach uncovered the inside scoop on a corrupt financial system that helped the powerful and wealthy shift their assets around undetected by government bodies and tax agencies.

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6 Steps to Creating Positive Reader Experiences – Part 2

Jun 9, 2016 1:26:29 AM

This is a continuation of 6 Steps to Creating Positive Reader Experiences – Part 1.   For some content providers, leaving documents unprotected is simply not an option. However, it is difficult to create document security systems that do not frustrate readers. Document security, inexpertly applied, can quickly become a deterrent for readers, especially as many people often feel they can[...]

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Vitrium Adds Secure Document Encryption for Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Files to its DRM Platform

Jun 6, 2016 12:42:12 PM

New add-in will allow document owners to protect and track their Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files with Vitrium's document security and analytics solution.

  [PRWeb | Vancouver, BC, June 6, 2016] Vitrium announced today that its popular document security solution, Protectedpdf, will be expanding beyond PDF files with the upcoming release of a Microsoft Office add-in that will allow[...]

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DRM & Analytics Are Essential to Content Marketing

May 26, 2016 12:00:32 PM

Content publishers and marketers have always had a love/hate relationship with DRM.

Things that they hate: DRM, content security, gating content, and usernames & passwords.

Things that they love: analytics, metrics, data, reader consumption, document value.

  Content producers want their content to be read and enjoyed. They want to bring value to the reader and increase revenue or exposure[...]

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Newsletter: May 2016

May 24, 2016 9:33:33 AM

May - Volume 6, Issue 5

  • Register for Webinar With Vitrium & Eloquent
  • We Need Your Help - Participate In Our Survey
  • 6 Steps to Creating Positive Reader Experiences - Part 1
  • Greatest Myths of Cloud Security
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Finding the Delicate DRM Balance

May 19, 2016 1:05:21 AM

Are you concerned about someone stealing your intellectual properties? Have you ever considered that you could be losing on potential revenue due to copyright infringement and piracy? Do you publish your content online without digital rights management (DRM)? If your answer is yes to any of these questions then read on.

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We Need Your Help - Participate In Our Survey

May 18, 2016 2:40:46 PM

WebWorks and Vitrium Systems would like your help! We are hoping to get your opinion on a new business partnership that may benefit your business – but you’ll need to tell us!   Start Survey   You invest in Web Works so that you can create beautiful content. No other technology allows you to convert your single-source documentation to 16 different premium outputs with just one click. But you[...]

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6 Steps to Creating Positive Reader Experiences - Part 1

May 10, 2016 1:45:49 AM

Due to the widespread availability of free information online, readers expect to be able to share the content they have and often measure the relative ease of access to new documents against documents with no DRM at all.   In this context, it is difficult to create document security systems that do not frustrate readers. Document security, inexpertly applied, can quickly become a deterrent for[...]

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iData Research Uses Vitrium Security to Protect its Revenue-Generating Market Research Reports

May 4, 2016 1:02:52 PM

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“Vitrium Security offered everything we needed for our digital content security and distribution needs. With this solution, we now feel secure in distributing our research reports online, knowing they are protected no matter where they go.” - Aggie Taylor, iData Research

 

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Webinar: Protect Your Content & Maximize Your Revenue

Apr 30, 2016 12:49:12 PM

It's easier than ever to share content and your readers could be freely distributing your materials without consent, cutting into your revenue streams. While you want to protect your content against uncontrolled distribution, it's also important to maintain a positive user experience so you don't lose customers or subscribers.

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Newsletter: April 2016

Apr 28, 2016 4:57:10 PM

April - Volume 6, Issue 4

  • New Document Analytics for Vitrium's Document Security Solution
  • Eloquent Partners With Vitrium to Expand Services
  • Make Your Content Accessible to All Your Readers
  • Watch Webinar - Protect Your Content & Maximize Your Revenues
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Eloquent Partners With Vitrium to Expand Services

Apr 28, 2016 2:34:47 AM

Vitrium recently partnered with Eloquent, who provides knowledge management professionals with software systems for organizing information about physical and digital assets. The seamless interface between Eloquent and Vitrium’s Protectedpdf allows their customers to include highly sensitive documents in the same Eloquent database as other resources that are promoted to the general public.[...]

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